Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, September 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1972
1-Month
3.24"
(82.30mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1969 2019
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2018
Aug–Sep 1972
2-Month
7.49"
(190.25mm)
7.44"
(188.98mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1968 1930
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2018
Jul–Sep 1972
3-Month
12.16"
(308.86mm)
12.17"
(309.12mm)
-0.01"
(-0.26mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1968 1930
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2018
Jun–Sep 1972
4-Month
18.55"
(471.17mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
2.01"
(51.05mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2018
May–Sep 1972
5-Month
22.72"
(577.09mm)
20.69"
(525.53mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2018
Apr–Sep 1972
6-Month
28.45"
(722.63mm)
24.41"
(620.01mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018
Mar–Sep 1972
7-Month
31.20"
(792.48mm)
28.50"
(723.90mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018
Feb–Sep 1972
8-Month
36.47"
(926.34mm)
31.61"
(802.89mm)
4.86"
(123.45mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018
Jan–Sep 1972
9-Month
41.14"
(1,044.96mm)
35.25"
(895.35mm)
5.89"
(149.61mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2018
Dec 1971–Sep 1972
10-Month
43.03"
(1,092.96mm)
38.66"
(981.96mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018
Nov 1971–Sep 1972
11-Month
45.78"
(1,162.81mm)
41.74"
(1,060.20mm)
4.04"
(102.61mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018
Oct 1971–Sep 1972
12-Month
48.34"
(1,227.84mm)
44.71"
(1,135.63mm)
3.63"
(92.21mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018
Apr 1971–Sep 1972
18-Month
74.62"
(1,895.35mm)
69.03"
(1,753.36mm)
5.59"
(141.99mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2004
Oct 1970–Sep 1972
24-Month
95.55"
(2,426.97mm)
89.31"
(2,268.47mm)
6.24"
(158.50mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2004
Oct 1969–Sep 1972
36-Month
136.81"
(3,474.97mm)
134.03"
(3,404.36mm)
2.78"
(70.61mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Oct 1968–Sep 1972
48-Month
175.73"
(4,463.54mm)
178.75"
(4,540.25mm)
-3.02"
(-76.71mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018
Oct 1967–Sep 1972
60-Month
216.72"
(5,504.69mm)
223.44"
(5,675.38mm)
-6.72"
(-170.69mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1971 1968
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/