Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, January 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1955
1-Month
1.98"
(50.29mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1940 1981
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1937
Dec 1954–Jan 1955
2-Month
5.66"
(143.76mm)
7.05"
(179.07mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1948 1981
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1979
Ties: 1989
Nov 1954–Jan 1955
3-Month
7.66"
(194.56mm)
10.13"
(257.30mm)
-2.47"
(-62.74mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1940
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1979
Oct 1954–Jan 1955
4-Month
13.91"
(353.31mm)
13.10"
(332.74mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1920
Sep 1954–Jan 1955
5-Month
16.62"
(422.15mm)
16.33"
(414.78mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Aug 1954–Jan 1955
6-Month
23.61"
(599.69mm)
20.50"
(520.70mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Jul 1954–Jan 1955
7-Month
29.72"
(754.89mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
4.51"
(114.56mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Jun 1954–Jan 1955
8-Month
33.55"
(852.17mm)
29.58"
(751.33mm)
3.97"
(100.84mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
May 1954–Jan 1955
9-Month
37.08"
(941.83mm)
33.72"
(856.49mm)
3.36"
(85.34mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Apr 1954–Jan 1955
10-Month
40.18"
(1,020.57mm)
37.41"
(950.21mm)
2.77"
(70.36mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Mar 1954–Jan 1955
11-Month
44.69"
(1,135.13mm)
41.51"
(1,054.35mm)
3.18"
(80.78mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Feb 1954–Jan 1955
12-Month
46.18"
(1,172.97mm)
44.63"
(1,133.60mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Aug 1953–Jan 1955
18-Month
59.42"
(1,509.27mm)
65.10"
(1,653.54mm)
-5.68"
(-144.27mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Feb 1953–Jan 1955
24-Month
82.20"
(2,087.88mm)
89.32"
(2,268.73mm)
-7.12"
(-180.85mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1954 1932
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2005
Feb 1952–Jan 1955
36-Month
123.87"
(3,146.30mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
-10.15"
(-257.81mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1948 1967
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2005
Feb 1951–Jan 1955
48-Month
173.04"
(4,395.22mm)
178.75"
(4,540.25mm)
-5.71"
(-145.03mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1948 1967
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Feb 1950–Jan 1955
60-Month
222.77"
(5,658.36mm)
223.36"
(5,673.34mm)
-0.59"
(-14.98mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1967
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/