Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, October 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1979
1-Month
4.23"
(107.44mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1978 1963
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1976
Sep–Oct 1979
2-Month
9.43"
(239.52mm)
6.21"
(157.73mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1978 1897
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2018
Ties: 1926
Aug–Oct 1979
3-Month
14.86"
(377.44mm)
10.39"
(263.91mm)
4.47"
(113.53mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2018
Jul–Oct 1979
4-Month
20.32"
(516.13mm)
15.12"
(384.05mm)
5.20"
(132.08mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2018
Jun–Oct 1979
5-Month
24.92"
(632.97mm)
19.49"
(495.05mm)
5.43"
(137.92mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2018
May–Oct 1979
6-Month
29.95"
(760.73mm)
23.64"
(600.46mm)
6.31"
(160.27mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Apr–Oct 1979
7-Month
33.73"
(856.74mm)
27.36"
(694.94mm)
6.37"
(161.80mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Mar–Oct 1979
8-Month
36.42"
(925.07mm)
31.45"
(798.83mm)
4.97"
(126.24mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2018
Feb–Oct 1979
9-Month
40.48"
(1,028.19mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
5.91"
(150.11mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2018
Jan–Oct 1979
10-Month
46.73"
(1,186.94mm)
38.20"
(970.28mm)
8.53"
(216.66mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Dec 1978–Oct 1979
11-Month
53.83"
(1,367.28mm)
41.62"
(1,057.15mm)
12.21"
(310.13mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Nov 1978–Oct 1979
12-Month
56.58"
(1,437.13mm)
44.69"
(1,135.13mm)
11.89"
(302.00mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
May 1978–Oct 1979
18-Month
81.09"
(2,059.69mm)
68.29"
(1,734.57mm)
12.80"
(325.12mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1978 1966
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2004
Nov 1977–Oct 1979
24-Month
100.89"
(2,562.61mm)
89.31"
(2,268.47mm)
11.58"
(294.14mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2004
Nov 1976–Oct 1979
36-Month
139.29"
(3,537.97mm)
134.00"
(3,403.60mm)
5.29"
(134.37mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1932
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Nov 1975–Oct 1979
48-Month
183.15"
(4,652.01mm)
178.72"
(4,539.49mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1966
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Nov 1974–Oct 1979
60-Month
235.22"
(5,974.59mm)
223.43"
(5,675.12mm)
11.79"
(299.47mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1978 1969
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 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/