Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, January 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1980
1-Month
2.83"
(71.88mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1981
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1937
Dec 1979–Jan 1980
2-Month
5.16"
(131.06mm)
7.05"
(179.07mm)
-1.89"
(-48.01mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1977 1981
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Nov 1979–Jan 1980
3-Month
8.83"
(224.28mm)
10.13"
(257.30mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1977 1940
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Oct 1979–Jan 1980
4-Month
13.06"
(331.72mm)
13.10"
(332.74mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1920
Sep 1979–Jan 1980
5-Month
18.26"
(463.80mm)
16.33"
(414.78mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Aug 1979–Jan 1980
6-Month
23.69"
(601.73mm)
20.50"
(520.70mm)
3.19"
(81.03mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Jul 1979–Jan 1980
7-Month
29.15"
(740.41mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Jun 1979–Jan 1980
8-Month
33.75"
(857.25mm)
29.58"
(751.33mm)
4.17"
(105.92mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
May 1979–Jan 1980
9-Month
38.78"
(985.01mm)
33.72"
(856.49mm)
5.06"
(128.52mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Apr 1979–Jan 1980
10-Month
42.56"
(1,081.02mm)
37.41"
(950.21mm)
5.15"
(130.81mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Mar 1979–Jan 1980
11-Month
45.25"
(1,149.35mm)
41.51"
(1,054.35mm)
3.74"
(95.00mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Feb 1979–Jan 1980
12-Month
49.31"
(1,252.47mm)
44.63"
(1,133.60mm)
4.68"
(118.87mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1979 1931
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Aug 1978–Jan 1980
18-Month
74.75"
(1,898.65mm)
65.10"
(1,653.54mm)
9.65"
(245.11mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1979 1931
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Feb 1978–Jan 1980
24-Month
97.09"
(2,466.09mm)
89.32"
(2,268.73mm)
7.77"
(197.36mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1979 1932
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2005
Feb 1977–Jan 1980
36-Month
142.61"
(3,622.29mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
8.59"
(218.18mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1979 1967
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2005
Feb 1976–Jan 1980
48-Month
182.57"
(4,637.28mm)
178.75"
(4,540.25mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1967
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Feb 1975–Jan 1980
60-Month
233.37"
(5,927.60mm)
223.36"
(5,673.34mm)
10.01"
(254.26mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1979 1967
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/