Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, October 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1971
1-Month
2.56"
(65.02mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1969 1963
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1976
Sep–Oct 1971
2-Month
8.90"
(226.06mm)
6.21"
(157.73mm)
2.69"
(68.33mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1970 1897
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2018
Aug–Oct 1971
3-Month
12.38"
(314.45mm)
10.39"
(263.91mm)
1.99"
(50.54mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2018
Jul–Oct 1971
4-Month
17.97"
(456.44mm)
15.12"
(384.05mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018
Jun–Oct 1971
5-Month
21.36"
(542.54mm)
19.49"
(495.05mm)
1.87"
(47.49mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
May–Oct 1971
6-Month
27.16"
(689.86mm)
23.64"
(600.46mm)
3.52"
(89.40mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018
Apr–Oct 1971
7-Month
28.84"
(732.54mm)
27.36"
(694.94mm)
1.48"
(37.60mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Mar–Oct 1971
8-Month
31.30"
(795.02mm)
31.45"
(798.83mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2018
Feb–Oct 1971
9-Month
34.96"
(887.98mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
0.39"
(9.90mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2018
Jan–Oct 1971
10-Month
38.81"
(985.77mm)
38.20"
(970.28mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Dec 1970–Oct 1971
11-Month
42.75"
(1,085.85mm)
41.62"
(1,057.15mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Nov 1970–Oct 1971
12-Month
45.91"
(1,166.11mm)
44.69"
(1,135.13mm)
1.22"
(30.98mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
May 1970–Oct 1971
18-Month
68.90"
(1,750.06mm)
68.29"
(1,734.57mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1970 1966
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2004
Ties: 1958
Nov 1969–Oct 1971
24-Month
89.44"
(2,271.78mm)
89.31"
(2,268.47mm)
0.13"
(3.31mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2004
Nov 1968–Oct 1971
36-Month
126.55"
(3,214.37mm)
134.00"
(3,403.60mm)
-7.45"
(-189.23mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1932
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
Nov 1967–Oct 1971
48-Month
168.09"
(4,269.49mm)
178.72"
(4,539.49mm)
-10.63"
(-270.00mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1970 1966
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2019
Nov 1966–Oct 1971
60-Month
211.85"
(5,380.99mm)
223.43"
(5,675.12mm)
-11.58"
(-294.13mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1970 1969
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on August 5, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/