Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, January 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1997
1-Month
2.27"
(57.66mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
-1.36"
(-34.54mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1993 1981
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1937
Dec 1996–Jan 1997
2-Month
5.94"
(150.88mm)
7.05"
(179.07mm)
-1.11"
(-28.19mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1990 1981
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1979
Nov 1996–Jan 1997
3-Month
9.90"
(251.46mm)
10.13"
(257.30mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1993 1940
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1979
Oct 1996–Jan 1997
4-Month
12.66"
(321.56mm)
13.10"
(332.74mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1920
Sep 1996–Jan 1997
5-Month
19.43"
(493.52mm)
16.33"
(414.78mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Aug 1996–Jan 1997
6-Month
24.08"
(611.63mm)
20.50"
(520.70mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Jul 1996–Jan 1997
7-Month
31.19"
(792.23mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
5.98"
(151.90mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Jun 1996–Jan 1997
8-Month
35.27"
(895.86mm)
29.58"
(751.33mm)
5.69"
(144.53mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
May 1996–Jan 1997
9-Month
44.19"
(1,122.43mm)
33.72"
(856.49mm)
10.47"
(265.94mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Apr 1996–Jan 1997
10-Month
47.58"
(1,208.53mm)
37.41"
(950.21mm)
10.17"
(258.32mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Mar 1996–Jan 1997
11-Month
52.01"
(1,321.05mm)
41.51"
(1,054.35mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Feb 1996–Jan 1997
12-Month
55.43"
(1,407.92mm)
44.63"
(1,133.60mm)
10.80"
(274.32mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1995–Jan 1997
18-Month
78.29"
(1,988.57mm)
65.10"
(1,653.54mm)
13.19"
(335.03mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Feb 1995–Jan 1997
24-Month
100.36"
(2,549.14mm)
89.32"
(2,268.73mm)
11.04"
(280.41mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1996 1932
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2005
Feb 1994–Jan 1997
36-Month
149.41"
(3,795.01mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
15.39"
(390.90mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2005
Feb 1993–Jan 1997
48-Month
197.06"
(5,005.32mm)
178.75"
(4,540.25mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Feb 1992–Jan 1997
60-Month
238.33"
(6,053.58mm)
223.36"
(5,673.34mm)
14.97"
(380.24mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
13th 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/