Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, January 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1989
1-Month
3.35"
(85.09mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1988 1981
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1937
Ties: 1914
Dec 1988–Jan 1989
2-Month
5.66"
(143.76mm)
7.05"
(179.07mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1986 1981
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1979
Ties: 1955
Nov 1988–Jan 1989
3-Month
9.64"
(244.86mm)
10.13"
(257.30mm)
-0.49"
(-12.44mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1988 1940
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1979
Oct 1988–Jan 1989
4-Month
11.73"
(297.94mm)
13.10"
(332.74mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1920
Sep 1988–Jan 1989
5-Month
16.12"
(409.45mm)
16.33"
(414.78mm)
-0.21"
(-5.33mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Aug 1988–Jan 1989
6-Month
19.46"
(494.28mm)
20.50"
(520.70mm)
-1.04"
(-26.42mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Ties: 1911
Jul 1988–Jan 1989
7-Month
23.48"
(596.39mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
-1.73"
(-43.94mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jun 1988–Jan 1989
8-Month
24.76"
(628.90mm)
29.58"
(751.33mm)
-4.82"
(-122.43mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
May 1988–Jan 1989
9-Month
28.54"
(724.92mm)
33.72"
(856.49mm)
-5.18"
(-131.57mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Apr 1988–Jan 1989
10-Month
31.53"
(800.86mm)
37.41"
(950.21mm)
-5.88"
(-149.35mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1966 1931
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Mar 1988–Jan 1989
11-Month
34.00"
(863.60mm)
41.51"
(1,054.35mm)
-7.51"
(-190.75mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Feb 1988–Jan 1989
12-Month
36.40"
(924.56mm)
44.63"
(1,133.60mm)
-8.23"
(-209.04mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1966 1931
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Aug 1987–Jan 1989
18-Month
54.59"
(1,386.59mm)
65.10"
(1,653.54mm)
-10.51"
(-266.95mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Feb 1987–Jan 1989
24-Month
74.25"
(1,885.95mm)
89.32"
(2,268.73mm)
-15.07"
(-382.78mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1967 1932
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2005
Feb 1986–Jan 1989
36-Month
118.70"
(3,014.98mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
-15.32"
(-389.13mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1967 1967
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2005
Feb 1985–Jan 1989
48-Month
163.13"
(4,143.50mm)
178.75"
(4,540.25mm)
-15.62"
(-396.75mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1970 1967
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Feb 1984–Jan 1989
60-Month
209.63"
(5,324.60mm)
223.36"
(5,673.34mm)
-13.73"
(-348.74mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1971 1967
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/