Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, October 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1998
1-Month
1.68"
(42.67mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1963
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1976
Ties: 1933
Sep–Oct 1998
2-Month
3.69"
(93.73mm)
6.21"
(157.73mm)
-2.52"
(-64.00mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1994 1897
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2018
Aug–Oct 1998
3-Month
6.82"
(173.23mm)
10.39"
(263.91mm)
-3.57"
(-90.68mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1963 1930
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2018
Jul–Oct 1998
4-Month
9.90"
(251.46mm)
15.12"
(384.05mm)
-5.22"
(-132.59mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1953 1930
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2018
Jun–Oct 1998
5-Month
18.33"
(465.58mm)
19.49"
(495.05mm)
-1.16"
(-29.47mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1930
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2018
May–Oct 1998
6-Month
23.48"
(596.39mm)
23.64"
(600.46mm)
-0.16"
(-4.07mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1997 1930
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2018
Apr–Oct 1998
7-Month
28.53"
(724.66mm)
27.36"
(694.94mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1997 1930
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2018
Ties: 1909
Mar–Oct 1998
8-Month
32.56"
(827.02mm)
31.45"
(798.83mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1997 1930
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2018
Feb–Oct 1998
9-Month
36.96"
(938.78mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
2.39"
(60.70mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1997 1930
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2018
Jan–Oct 1998
10-Month
41.89"
(1,064.01mm)
38.20"
(970.28mm)
3.69"
(93.73mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1997 1930
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2018
Dec 1997–Oct 1998
11-Month
44.69"
(1,135.13mm)
41.62"
(1,057.15mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1997 1930
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2018
Nov 1997–Oct 1998
12-Month
48.48"
(1,231.39mm)
44.69"
(1,135.13mm)
3.79"
(96.26mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1997 1930
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2018
May 1997–Oct 1998
18-Month
69.74"
(1,771.40mm)
68.29"
(1,734.57mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2004
Nov 1996–Oct 1998
24-Month
90.75"
(2,305.05mm)
89.31"
(2,268.47mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1993 1931
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2004
Nov 1995–Oct 1998
36-Month
148.77"
(3,778.76mm)
134.00"
(3,403.60mm)
14.77"
(375.16mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1997 1932
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2019
Nov 1994–Oct 1998
48-Month
191.37"
(4,860.80mm)
178.72"
(4,539.49mm)
12.65"
(321.31mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Nov 1993–Oct 1998
60-Month
243.86"
(6,194.04mm)
223.43"
(5,675.12mm)
20.43"
(518.92mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1997 1969
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/