Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, December 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2016
1-Month
4.57"
(116.08mm)
3.42"
(86.87mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2014 1965
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1978
Ties: 1956
Nov–Dec 2016
2-Month
6.44"
(163.58mm)
6.46"
(164.08mm)
-0.02"
(-0.50mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2014 1965
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1985
Oct–Dec 2016
3-Month
9.97"
(253.24mm)
9.41"
(239.01mm)
0.56"
(14.23mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2015 1965
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1985
Ties: 1901
Sep–Dec 2016
4-Month
12.83"
(325.88mm)
12.66"
(321.56mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2010 1930
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2018
Aug–Dec 2016
5-Month
16.46"
(418.08mm)
16.85"
(427.99mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2010 1930
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2018
Jul–Dec 2016
6-Month
21.39"
(543.31mm)
21.58"
(548.13mm)
-0.19"
(-4.82mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2010 1930
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2018
Jun–Dec 2016
7-Month
27.65"
(702.31mm)
25.95"
(659.13mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2018
Ties: 1923
May–Dec 2016
8-Month
33.66"
(854.96mm)
30.10"
(764.54mm)
3.56"
(90.42mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2015 1930
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2018
Apr–Dec 2016
9-Month
36.57"
(928.88mm)
33.82"
(859.03mm)
2.75"
(69.85mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2018
Mar–Dec 2016
10-Month
39.10"
(993.14mm)
37.91"
(962.91mm)
1.19"
(30.23mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2018
Feb–Dec 2016
11-Month
42.75"
(1,085.85mm)
41.02"
(1,041.91mm)
1.73"
(43.94mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2018
Jan–Dec 2016
12-Month
45.36"
(1,152.14mm)
44.66"
(1,134.36mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2018
Jul 2015–Dec 2016
18-Month
68.34"
(1,735.84mm)
66.24"
(1,682.50mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2010 1930
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2018
Ties: 1929
Jan 2015–Dec 2016
24-Month
93.98"
(2,387.09mm)
89.29"
(2,267.97mm)
4.69"
(119.12mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2004
Jan 2014–Dec 2016
36-Month
136.77"
(3,473.96mm)
133.97"
(3,402.84mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2014 1965
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2004
Jan 2013–Dec 2016
48-Month
184.36"
(4,682.74mm)
178.66"
(4,537.96mm)
5.70"
(144.78mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1966
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2018
Ties: 1916
Jan 2012–Dec 2016
60-Month
228.98"
(5,816.09mm)
223.39"
(5,674.11mm)
5.59"
(141.98mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2010 1966
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/