Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, January 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1961
1-Month
2.60"
(66.04mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1981
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1937
Ties: 2001
Dec 1960–Jan 1961
2-Month
4.80"
(121.92mm)
7.05"
(179.07mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1959 1981
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1979
Nov 1960–Jan 1961
3-Month
6.85"
(173.99mm)
10.13"
(257.30mm)
-3.28"
(-83.31mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1956 1940
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1979
Oct 1960–Jan 1961
4-Month
9.19"
(233.43mm)
13.10"
(332.74mm)
-3.91"
(-99.31mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1959 1931
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1920
Sep 1960–Jan 1961
5-Month
12.88"
(327.15mm)
16.33"
(414.78mm)
-3.45"
(-87.63mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1959 1931
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1993
Aug 1960–Jan 1961
6-Month
17.34"
(440.44mm)
20.50"
(520.70mm)
-3.16"
(-80.26mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1959 1931
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jul 1960–Jan 1961
7-Month
21.57"
(547.88mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
-3.64"
(-92.45mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1956 1931
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jun 1960–Jan 1961
8-Month
24.98"
(634.49mm)
29.58"
(751.33mm)
-4.60"
(-116.84mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1956 1931
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
May 1960–Jan 1961
9-Month
29.72"
(754.89mm)
33.72"
(856.49mm)
-4.00"
(-101.60mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1956 1931
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Apr 1960–Jan 1961
10-Month
31.99"
(812.55mm)
37.41"
(950.21mm)
-5.42"
(-137.66mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1956 1931
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Mar 1960–Jan 1961
11-Month
34.60"
(878.84mm)
41.51"
(1,054.35mm)
-6.91"
(-175.51mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Feb 1960–Jan 1961
12-Month
38.48"
(977.39mm)
44.63"
(1,133.60mm)
-6.15"
(-156.21mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Aug 1959–Jan 1961
18-Month
58.21"
(1,478.53mm)
65.10"
(1,653.54mm)
-6.89"
(-175.01mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1960 1931
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
Feb 1959–Jan 1961
24-Month
78.66"
(1,997.96mm)
89.32"
(2,268.73mm)
-10.66"
(-270.77mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1954 1932
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2005
Feb 1958–Jan 1961
36-Month
124.88"
(3,171.95mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
-9.14"
(-232.16mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1956 1967
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2005
Feb 1957–Jan 1961
48-Month
165.61"
(4,206.49mm)
178.75"
(4,540.25mm)
-13.14"
(-333.76mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1956 1967
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Feb 1956–Jan 1961
60-Month
219.40"
(5,572.76mm)
223.36"
(5,673.34mm)
-3.96"
(-100.58mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1958 1967
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 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/