Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, April 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1971
1-Month
1.68"
(42.67mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1942 1976
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2011
Mar–Apr 1971
2-Month
4.14"
(105.16mm)
7.81"
(198.37mm)
-3.67"
(-93.21mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1915
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2011
Feb–Apr 1971
3-Month
7.80"
(198.12mm)
10.92"
(277.37mm)
-3.12"
(-79.25mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1969 1941
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1994
Ties: 1919
Jan–Apr 1971
4-Month
11.65"
(295.91mm)
14.56"
(369.82mm)
-2.91"
(-73.91mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1969 1941
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1994
Dec 1970–Apr 1971
5-Month
15.59"
(395.99mm)
17.97"
(456.44mm)
-2.38"
(-60.45mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1969 1941
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1994
Nov 1970–Apr 1971
6-Month
18.75"
(476.25mm)
21.05"
(534.67mm)
-2.30"
(-58.42mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1969 1941
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1994
Oct 1970–Apr 1971
7-Month
22.61"
(574.29mm)
24.02"
(610.11mm)
-1.41"
(-35.82mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1970 1941
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1994
Sep 1970–Apr 1971
8-Month
26.32"
(668.53mm)
27.25"
(692.15mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1970 1941
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1994
Ties: 1956
Aug 1970–Apr 1971
9-Month
30.37"
(771.40mm)
31.42"
(798.07mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Jul 1970–Apr 1971
10-Month
35.50"
(901.70mm)
36.14"
(917.96mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Jun 1970–Apr 1971
11-Month
39.57"
(1,005.08mm)
40.50"
(1,028.70mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
May 1970–Apr 1971
12-Month
41.74"
(1,060.20mm)
44.64"
(1,133.86mm)
-2.90"
(-73.66mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Nov 1969–Apr 1971
18-Month
62.28"
(1,581.91mm)
65.67"
(1,668.02mm)
-3.39"
(-86.11mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
May 1969–Apr 1971
24-Month
84.57"
(2,148.08mm)
89.30"
(2,268.22mm)
-4.73"
(-120.14mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
May 1968–Apr 1971
36-Month
122.72"
(3,117.09mm)
134.03"
(3,404.36mm)
-11.31"
(-287.27mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1970 1942
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
May 1967–Apr 1971
48-Month
164.23"
(4,171.44mm)
178.74"
(4,540.00mm)
-14.51"
(-368.56mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1970 1969
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
May 1966–Apr 1971
60-Month
203.82"
(5,177.03mm)
223.36"
(5,673.34mm)
-19.54"
(-496.31mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1970 1969
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2019

Citing This Page

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