Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, August 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2002
1-Month
1.90"
(48.26mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
-2.28"
(-57.91mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1962 1957
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1898
Jul–Aug 2002
2-Month
6.99"
(177.55mm)
8.91"
(226.31mm)
-1.92"
(-48.76mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1999 1930
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1958
Jun–Aug 2002
3-Month
11.40"
(289.56mm)
13.28"
(337.31mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1999 1930
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1958
Ties: 1936
May–Aug 2002
4-Month
16.47"
(418.34mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1999 1930
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2003
Apr–Aug 2002
5-Month
22.50"
(571.50mm)
21.16"
(537.46mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1999 1930
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1901
Ties: 1909
Mar–Aug 2002
6-Month
27.55"
(699.77mm)
25.24"
(641.10mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2001 1930
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1996
Feb–Aug 2002
7-Month
28.55"
(725.17mm)
28.36"
(720.34mm)
0.19"
(4.83mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1999 1930
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2018
Jan–Aug 2002
8-Month
31.64"
(803.66mm)
31.99"
(812.55mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1999 1930
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1996
Dec 2001–Aug 2002
9-Month
34.24"
(869.70mm)
35.41"
(899.41mm)
-1.17"
(-29.71mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1999 1930
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1994
Nov 2001–Aug 2002
10-Month
35.51"
(901.95mm)
38.49"
(977.65mm)
-2.98"
(-75.70mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1999 1930
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1994
Oct 2001–Aug 2002
11-Month
36.79"
(934.47mm)
41.46"
(1,053.08mm)
-4.67"
(-118.61mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1999 1966
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2003
Sep 2001–Aug 2002
12-Month
39.28"
(997.71mm)
44.69"
(1,135.13mm)
-5.41"
(-137.42mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1999 1966
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1994
Mar 2001–Aug 2002
18-Month
66.74"
(1,695.20mm)
69.87"
(1,774.70mm)
-3.13"
(-79.50mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2000 1931
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Sep 2000–Aug 2002
24-Month
80.86"
(2,053.84mm)
89.30"
(2,268.22mm)
-8.44"
(-214.38mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 2000 1931
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2004
Sep 1999–Aug 2002
36-Month
126.79"
(3,220.47mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
-7.23"
(-183.64mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1966
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Sep 1998–Aug 2002
48-Month
160.98"
(4,088.89mm)
178.72"
(4,539.49mm)
-17.74"
(-450.60mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Sep 1997–Aug 2002
60-Month
210.03"
(5,334.76mm)
223.40"
(5,674.36mm)
-13.37"
(-339.60mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1970 1966
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/