Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, October 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1974
1-Month
2.02"
(51.31mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1969 1963
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1976
Sep–Oct 1974
2-Month
5.49"
(139.45mm)
6.21"
(157.73mm)
-0.72"
(-18.28mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1969 1897
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2018
Aug–Oct 1974
3-Month
9.98"
(253.49mm)
10.39"
(263.91mm)
-0.41"
(-10.42mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1967 1930
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2018
Jul–Oct 1974
4-Month
13.41"
(340.61mm)
15.12"
(384.05mm)
-1.71"
(-43.44mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1965 1930
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2018
Jun–Oct 1974
5-Month
20.29"
(515.37mm)
19.49"
(495.05mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1973 1930
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2018
May–Oct 1974
6-Month
26.00"
(660.40mm)
23.64"
(600.46mm)
2.36"
(59.94mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1973 1930
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2018
Apr–Oct 1974
7-Month
29.04"
(737.62mm)
27.36"
(694.94mm)
1.68"
(42.68mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2018
Ties: 1912, 1976
Mar–Oct 1974
8-Month
33.29"
(845.57mm)
31.45"
(798.83mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2018
Feb–Oct 1974
9-Month
35.31"
(896.87mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
0.74"
(18.79mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2018
Jan–Oct 1974
10-Month
40.51"
(1,028.95mm)
38.20"
(970.28mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1973 1930
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2018
Dec 1973–Oct 1974
11-Month
44.79"
(1,137.67mm)
41.62"
(1,057.15mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2018
Nov 1973–Oct 1974
12-Month
49.20"
(1,249.68mm)
44.69"
(1,135.13mm)
4.51"
(114.55mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2018
Ties: 1958
May 1973–Oct 1974
18-Month
73.64"
(1,870.46mm)
68.29"
(1,734.57mm)
5.35"
(135.89mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2004
Nov 1972–Oct 1974
24-Month
99.27"
(2,521.46mm)
89.31"
(2,268.47mm)
9.96"
(252.99mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2004
Nov 1971–Oct 1974
36-Month
148.58"
(3,773.93mm)
134.00"
(3,403.60mm)
14.58"
(370.33mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1973 1932
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Nov 1970–Oct 1974
48-Month
194.49"
(4,940.05mm)
178.72"
(4,539.49mm)
15.77"
(400.56mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1973 1966
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Nov 1969–Oct 1974
60-Month
238.02"
(6,045.71mm)
223.43"
(5,675.12mm)
14.59"
(370.59mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1973 1969
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/