Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, February 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1978
1-Month
0.96"
(24.38mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
-2.16"
(-54.87mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1968 1968
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2018
Jan–Feb 1978
2-Month
6.83"
(173.48mm)
6.75"
(171.45mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1937
Dec 1977–Feb 1978
3-Month
9.61"
(244.09mm)
10.17"
(258.32mm)
-0.56"
(-14.23mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1979
Nov 1977–Feb 1978
4-Month
13.59"
(345.19mm)
13.24"
(336.30mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1979
Oct 1977–Feb 1978
5-Month
18.09"
(459.49mm)
16.22"
(411.99mm)
1.87"
(47.50mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Sep 1977–Feb 1978
6-Month
21.00"
(533.40mm)
19.45"
(494.03mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Aug 1977–Feb 1978
7-Month
26.57"
(674.88mm)
23.61"
(599.69mm)
2.96"
(75.19mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Jul 1977–Feb 1978
8-Month
31.00"
(787.40mm)
28.33"
(719.58mm)
2.67"
(67.82mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Jun 1977–Feb 1978
9-Month
35.79"
(909.07mm)
32.69"
(830.33mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
May 1977–Feb 1978
10-Month
37.73"
(958.34mm)
36.84"
(935.74mm)
0.89"
(22.60mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Apr 1977–Feb 1978
11-Month
41.95"
(1,065.53mm)
40.53"
(1,029.46mm)
1.42"
(36.07mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Mar 1977–Feb 1978
12-Month
45.32"
(1,151.13mm)
44.63"
(1,133.60mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Sep 1976–Feb 1978
18-Month
64.12"
(1,628.65mm)
64.05"
(1,626.87mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Mar 1976–Feb 1978
24-Month
84.14"
(2,137.16mm)
89.29"
(2,267.97mm)
-5.15"
(-130.81mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Mar 1975–Feb 1978
36-Month
133.73"
(3,396.74mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2005
Mar 1974–Feb 1978
48-Month
181.21"
(4,602.73mm)
178.70"
(4,538.98mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Mar 1973–Feb 1978
60-Month
231.04"
(5,868.42mm)
223.31"
(5,672.07mm)
7.73"
(196.35mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1973 1967
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 5, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/