Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, August 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1988
1-Month
3.34"
(84.84mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
-0.84"
(-21.33mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1983 1957
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1898
Jul–Aug 1988
2-Month
7.36"
(186.94mm)
8.91"
(226.31mm)
-1.55"
(-39.37mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1958
Jun–Aug 1988
3-Month
8.64"
(219.46mm)
13.28"
(337.31mm)
-4.64"
(-117.85mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1958
May–Aug 1988
4-Month
12.42"
(315.47mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
-5.02"
(-127.51mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1966 1930
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2003
Apr–Aug 1988
5-Month
15.41"
(391.41mm)
21.16"
(537.46mm)
-5.75"
(-146.05mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1901
Mar–Aug 1988
6-Month
17.88"
(454.15mm)
25.24"
(641.10mm)
-7.36"
(-186.95mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1996
Feb–Aug 1988
7-Month
20.28"
(515.11mm)
28.36"
(720.34mm)
-8.08"
(-205.23mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2018
Jan–Aug 1988
8-Month
22.57"
(573.28mm)
31.99"
(812.55mm)
-9.42"
(-239.27mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1996
Dec 1987–Aug 1988
9-Month
26.19"
(665.23mm)
35.41"
(899.41mm)
-9.22"
(-234.18mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1930
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1994
Nov 1987–Aug 1988
10-Month
29.05"
(737.87mm)
38.49"
(977.65mm)
-9.44"
(-239.78mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1930
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1994
Oct 1987–Aug 1988
11-Month
30.51"
(774.95mm)
41.46"
(1,053.08mm)
-10.95"
(-278.13mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2003
Sep 1987–Aug 1988
12-Month
35.11"
(891.79mm)
44.69"
(1,135.13mm)
-9.58"
(-243.34mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1994
Mar 1987–Aug 1988
18-Month
55.74"
(1,415.80mm)
69.87"
(1,774.70mm)
-14.13"
(-358.90mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1931
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Sep 1986–Aug 1988
24-Month
77.25"
(1,962.15mm)
89.30"
(2,268.22mm)
-12.05"
(-306.07mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1966 1931
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2004
Sep 1985–Aug 1988
36-Month
120.92"
(3,071.37mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
-13.10"
(-332.74mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1970 1966
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Sep 1984–Aug 1988
48-Month
163.51"
(4,153.15mm)
178.72"
(4,539.49mm)
-15.21"
(-386.34mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Sep 1983–Aug 1988
60-Month
210.78"
(5,353.81mm)
223.40"
(5,674.36mm)
-12.62"
(-320.55mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/