Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, October 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1959
1-Month
5.07"
(128.78mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1958 1963
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1976
Sep–Oct 1959
2-Month
6.31"
(160.27mm)
6.21"
(157.73mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1958 1897
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2018
Aug–Oct 1959
3-Month
9.69"
(246.13mm)
10.39"
(263.91mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018
Jul–Oct 1959
4-Month
14.32"
(363.73mm)
15.12"
(384.05mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018
Jun–Oct 1959
5-Month
17.09"
(434.09mm)
19.49"
(495.05mm)
-2.40"
(-60.96mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018
May–Oct 1959
6-Month
20.79"
(528.07mm)
23.64"
(600.46mm)
-2.85"
(-72.39mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018
Apr–Oct 1959
7-Month
25.06"
(636.52mm)
27.36"
(694.94mm)
-2.30"
(-58.42mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018
Mar–Oct 1959
8-Month
27.76"
(705.10mm)
31.45"
(798.83mm)
-3.69"
(-93.73mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018
Feb–Oct 1959
9-Month
30.14"
(765.56mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
-4.43"
(-112.52mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1953 1930
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018
Jan–Oct 1959
10-Month
33.47"
(850.14mm)
38.20"
(970.28mm)
-4.73"
(-120.14mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1953 1930
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018
Dec 1958–Oct 1959
11-Month
34.84"
(884.94mm)
41.62"
(1,057.15mm)
-6.78"
(-172.21mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018
Nov 1958–Oct 1959
12-Month
37.39"
(949.71mm)
44.69"
(1,135.13mm)
-7.30"
(-185.42mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018
May 1958–Oct 1959
18-Month
65.13"
(1,654.30mm)
68.29"
(1,734.57mm)
-3.16"
(-80.27mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1966
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2004
Nov 1957–Oct 1959
24-Month
86.59"
(2,199.39mm)
89.31"
(2,268.47mm)
-2.72"
(-69.08mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2004
Nov 1956–Oct 1959
36-Month
128.26"
(3,257.80mm)
134.00"
(3,403.60mm)
-5.74"
(-145.80mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1955 1932
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Ties: 1960
Nov 1955–Oct 1959
48-Month
176.86"
(4,492.24mm)
178.72"
(4,539.49mm)
-1.86"
(-47.25mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1956 1966
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Nov 1954–Oct 1959
60-Month
219.64"
(5,578.86mm)
223.43"
(5,675.12mm)
-3.79"
(-96.26mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1957 1969
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/