Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, August 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1955
1-Month
4.91"
(124.71mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1953 1957
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1898
Ties: 1916
Jul–Aug 1955
2-Month
8.45"
(214.63mm)
8.91"
(226.31mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1953 1930
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1958
Ties: 2014
Jun–Aug 1955
3-Month
12.26"
(311.40mm)
13.28"
(337.31mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1953 1930
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1958
May–Aug 1955
4-Month
15.59"
(395.99mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1953 1930
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2003
Ties: 2005
Apr–Aug 1955
5-Month
18.63"
(473.20mm)
21.16"
(537.46mm)
-2.53"
(-64.26mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1953 1930
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1901
Mar–Aug 1955
6-Month
25.57"
(649.48mm)
25.24"
(641.10mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1953 1930
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1996
Feb–Aug 1955
7-Month
30.58"
(776.73mm)
28.36"
(720.34mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2018
Jan–Aug 1955
8-Month
32.56"
(827.02mm)
31.99"
(812.55mm)
0.57"
(14.47mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1953 1930
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1996
Dec 1954–Aug 1955
9-Month
36.24"
(920.50mm)
35.41"
(899.41mm)
0.83"
(21.09mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1994
Nov 1954–Aug 1955
10-Month
38.24"
(971.30mm)
38.49"
(977.65mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1994
Oct 1954–Aug 1955
11-Month
44.49"
(1,130.05mm)
41.46"
(1,053.08mm)
3.03"
(76.97mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1954 1966
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2003
Sep 1954–Aug 1955
12-Month
47.20"
(1,198.88mm)
44.69"
(1,135.13mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1954 1966
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1994
Mar 1954–Aug 1955
18-Month
75.27"
(1,911.86mm)
69.87"
(1,774.70mm)
5.40"
(137.16mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Sep 1953–Aug 1955
24-Month
87.41"
(2,220.21mm)
89.30"
(2,268.22mm)
-1.89"
(-48.01mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2004
Sep 1952–Aug 1955
36-Month
126.83"
(3,221.48mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
-7.19"
(-182.63mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1954 1966
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Sep 1951–Aug 1955
48-Month
173.95"
(4,418.33mm)
178.72"
(4,539.49mm)
-4.77"
(-121.16mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1947 1966
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Sep 1950–Aug 1955
60-Month
223.56"
(5,678.42mm)
223.40"
(5,674.36mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Ties: 1950

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/