Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, January 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1988
1-Month
2.29"
(58.17mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
-1.34"
(-34.03mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1986 1981
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1937
Dec 1987–Jan 1988
2-Month
5.91"
(150.11mm)
7.05"
(179.07mm)
-1.14"
(-28.96mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1981
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1979
Nov 1987–Jan 1988
3-Month
8.77"
(222.76mm)
10.13"
(257.30mm)
-1.36"
(-34.54mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1983 1940
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1979
Oct 1987–Jan 1988
4-Month
10.23"
(259.84mm)
13.10"
(332.74mm)
-2.87"
(-72.90mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1920
Sep 1987–Jan 1988
5-Month
14.83"
(376.68mm)
16.33"
(414.78mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1983 1931
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Aug 1987–Jan 1988
6-Month
18.19"
(462.03mm)
20.50"
(520.70mm)
-2.31"
(-58.67mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1983 1931
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jul 1987–Jan 1988
7-Month
20.82"
(528.83mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
-4.39"
(-111.50mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1966 1931
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jun 1987–Jan 1988
8-Month
24.53"
(623.06mm)
29.58"
(751.33mm)
-5.05"
(-128.27mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
May 1987–Jan 1988
9-Month
27.56"
(700.02mm)
33.72"
(856.49mm)
-6.16"
(-156.47mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Apr 1987–Jan 1988
10-Month
33.27"
(845.06mm)
37.41"
(950.21mm)
-4.14"
(-105.15mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Mar 1987–Jan 1988
11-Month
35.46"
(900.68mm)
41.51"
(1,054.35mm)
-6.05"
(-153.67mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Feb 1987–Jan 1988
12-Month
37.85"
(961.39mm)
44.63"
(1,133.60mm)
-6.78"
(-172.21mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Aug 1986–Jan 1988
18-Month
60.71"
(1,542.03mm)
65.10"
(1,653.54mm)
-4.39"
(-111.51mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1983 1931
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Feb 1986–Jan 1988
24-Month
82.30"
(2,090.42mm)
89.32"
(2,268.73mm)
-7.02"
(-178.31mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1970 1932
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2005
Feb 1985–Jan 1988
36-Month
126.73"
(3,218.94mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
-7.29"
(-185.17mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1971 1967
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2005
Feb 1984–Jan 1988
48-Month
173.23"
(4,400.04mm)
178.75"
(4,540.25mm)
-5.52"
(-140.21mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Feb 1983–Jan 1988
60-Month
217.97"
(5,536.44mm)
223.36"
(5,673.34mm)
-5.39"
(-136.90mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 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/