Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, August 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1973
1-Month
3.78"
(96.01mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1898
Jul–Aug 1973
2-Month
8.35"
(212.09mm)
8.91"
(226.31mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1968 1930
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1958
Jun–Aug 1973
3-Month
12.15"
(308.61mm)
13.28"
(337.31mm)
-1.13"
(-28.70mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1968 1930
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1958
May–Aug 1973
4-Month
16.80"
(426.72mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2003
Apr–Aug 1973
5-Month
22.91"
(581.91mm)
21.16"
(537.46mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1901
Mar–Aug 1973
6-Month
26.28"
(667.51mm)
25.24"
(641.10mm)
1.04"
(26.41mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1996
Feb–Aug 1973
7-Month
29.09"
(738.89mm)
28.36"
(720.34mm)
0.73"
(18.55mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2018
Jan–Aug 1973
8-Month
31.18"
(791.97mm)
31.99"
(812.55mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1996
Dec 1972–Aug 1973
9-Month
37.17"
(944.12mm)
35.41"
(899.41mm)
1.76"
(44.71mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1994
Nov 1972–Aug 1973
10-Month
42.43"
(1,077.72mm)
38.49"
(977.65mm)
3.94"
(100.07mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1994
Oct 1972–Aug 1973
11-Month
45.96"
(1,167.38mm)
41.46"
(1,053.08mm)
4.50"
(114.30mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2003
Sep 1972–Aug 1973
12-Month
49.20"
(1,249.68mm)
44.69"
(1,135.13mm)
4.51"
(114.55mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1994
Mar 1972–Aug 1973
18-Month
77.16"
(1,959.86mm)
69.87"
(1,774.70mm)
7.29"
(185.16mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Sep 1971–Aug 1973
24-Month
100.64"
(2,556.26mm)
89.30"
(2,268.22mm)
11.34"
(288.04mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2004
Sep 1970–Aug 1973
36-Month
145.22"
(3,688.59mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Sep 1969–Aug 1973
48-Month
186.00"
(4,724.40mm)
178.72"
(4,539.49mm)
7.28"
(184.91mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Sep 1968–Aug 1973
60-Month
224.33"
(5,697.98mm)
223.40"
(5,674.36mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
65th 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 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/