Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, January 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1959
1-Month
3.33"
(84.58mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1958 1981
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1937
Dec 1958–Jan 1959
2-Month
4.70"
(119.38mm)
7.05"
(179.07mm)
-2.35"
(-59.69mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1956 1981
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1979
Nov 1958–Jan 1959
3-Month
7.25"
(184.15mm)
10.13"
(257.30mm)
-2.88"
(-73.15mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1956 1940
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1979
Oct 1958–Jan 1959
4-Month
8.81"
(223.77mm)
13.10"
(332.74mm)
-4.29"
(-108.97mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1956 1931
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1920
Sep 1958–Jan 1959
5-Month
11.58"
(294.13mm)
16.33"
(414.78mm)
-4.75"
(-120.65mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1956 1931
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Aug 1958–Jan 1959
6-Month
17.21"
(437.13mm)
20.50"
(520.70mm)
-3.29"
(-83.57mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1931
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Jul 1958–Jan 1959
7-Month
25.33"
(643.38mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Ties: 1952
Jun 1958–Jan 1959
8-Month
29.64"
(752.86mm)
29.58"
(751.33mm)
0.06"
(1.53mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
May 1958–Jan 1959
9-Month
34.99"
(888.75mm)
33.72"
(856.49mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Apr 1958–Jan 1959
10-Month
39.79"
(1,010.67mm)
37.41"
(950.21mm)
2.38"
(60.46mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Mar 1958–Jan 1959
11-Month
43.23"
(1,098.04mm)
41.51"
(1,054.35mm)
1.72"
(43.69mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Feb 1958–Jan 1959
12-Month
46.22"
(1,173.99mm)
44.63"
(1,133.60mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Aug 1957–Jan 1959
18-Month
65.91"
(1,674.11mm)
65.10"
(1,653.54mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Feb 1957–Jan 1959
24-Month
86.95"
(2,208.53mm)
89.32"
(2,268.73mm)
-2.37"
(-60.20mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1955 1932
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2005
Feb 1956–Jan 1959
36-Month
140.74"
(3,574.80mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
6.72"
(170.69mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1958 1967
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2005
Feb 1955–Jan 1959
48-Month
181.84"
(4,618.74mm)
178.75"
(4,540.25mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1958 1967
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Feb 1954–Jan 1959
60-Month
228.02"
(5,791.71mm)
223.36"
(5,673.34mm)
4.66"
(118.37mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1958 1967
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/