Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, August 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1996
1-Month
4.65"
(118.11mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1995 1957
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1898
Jul–Aug 1996
2-Month
11.76"
(298.70mm)
8.91"
(226.31mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1958
Jun–Aug 1996
3-Month
15.84"
(402.34mm)
13.28"
(337.31mm)
2.56"
(65.03mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1958
May–Aug 1996
4-Month
24.76"
(628.90mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
7.32"
(185.92mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
Apr–Aug 1996
5-Month
28.15"
(715.01mm)
21.16"
(537.46mm)
6.99"
(177.55mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1901
Mar–Aug 1996
6-Month
32.58"
(827.53mm)
25.24"
(641.10mm)
7.34"
(186.43mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1996
Feb–Aug 1996
7-Month
36.00"
(914.40mm)
28.36"
(720.34mm)
7.64"
(194.06mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2018
Jan–Aug 1996
8-Month
42.01"
(1,067.05mm)
31.99"
(812.55mm)
10.02"
(254.50mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1996
Dec 1995–Aug 1996
9-Month
44.68"
(1,134.87mm)
35.41"
(899.41mm)
9.27"
(235.46mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1994
Nov 1995–Aug 1996
10-Month
48.49"
(1,231.65mm)
38.49"
(977.65mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1994
Oct 1995–Aug 1996
11-Month
52.55"
(1,334.77mm)
41.46"
(1,053.08mm)
11.09"
(281.69mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
Sep 1995–Aug 1996
12-Month
55.30"
(1,404.62mm)
44.69"
(1,135.13mm)
10.61"
(269.49mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1994
Mar 1995–Aug 1996
18-Month
78.38"
(1,990.85mm)
69.87"
(1,774.70mm)
8.51"
(216.15mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Sep 1994–Aug 1996
24-Month
94.29"
(2,394.97mm)
89.30"
(2,268.22mm)
4.99"
(126.75mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1993 1931
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2004
Sep 1993–Aug 1996
36-Month
152.44"
(3,871.98mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
18.42"
(467.87mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1992–Aug 1996
48-Month
190.51"
(4,838.95mm)
178.72"
(4,539.49mm)
11.79"
(299.46mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Sep 1991–Aug 1996
60-Month
235.09"
(5,971.29mm)
223.40"
(5,674.36mm)
11.69"
(296.93mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/