Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, January 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2017
1-Month
4.80"
(121.92mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2016 1981
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1937
Ties: 1932
Dec 2016–Jan 2017
2-Month
9.37"
(238.00mm)
7.05"
(179.07mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2016 1981
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1979
Nov 2016–Jan 2017
3-Month
11.24"
(285.50mm)
10.13"
(257.30mm)
1.11"
(28.20mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2016 1940
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1979
Oct 2016–Jan 2017
4-Month
14.77"
(375.16mm)
13.10"
(332.74mm)
1.67"
(42.42mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2016 1931
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1920
Ties: 1962
Sep 2016–Jan 2017
5-Month
17.63"
(447.80mm)
16.33"
(414.78mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2016 1931
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2019
Aug 2016–Jan 2017
6-Month
21.26"
(540.00mm)
20.50"
(520.70mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2016 1931
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
Jul 2016–Jan 2017
7-Month
26.19"
(665.23mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
0.98"
(24.90mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2016 1931
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
Ties: 1902
Jun 2016–Jan 2017
8-Month
32.45"
(824.23mm)
29.58"
(751.33mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2016 1931
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
May 2016–Jan 2017
9-Month
38.46"
(976.88mm)
33.72"
(856.49mm)
4.74"
(120.39mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2016 1931
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
Apr 2016–Jan 2017
10-Month
41.37"
(1,050.80mm)
37.41"
(950.21mm)
3.96"
(100.59mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2016 1931
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
Mar 2016–Jan 2017
11-Month
43.90"
(1,115.06mm)
41.51"
(1,054.35mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Feb 2016–Jan 2017
12-Month
47.55"
(1,207.77mm)
44.63"
(1,133.60mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Aug 2015–Jan 2017
18-Month
66.68"
(1,693.67mm)
65.10"
(1,653.54mm)
1.58"
(40.13mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Feb 2015–Jan 2017
24-Month
96.37"
(2,447.80mm)
89.32"
(2,268.73mm)
7.05"
(179.07mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2016 1932
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2005
Feb 2014–Jan 2017
36-Month
139.32"
(3,538.73mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
5.30"
(134.62mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2016 1967
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2005
Feb 2013–Jan 2017
48-Month
184.75"
(4,692.65mm)
178.75"
(4,540.25mm)
6.00"
(152.40mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2016 1967
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019
Feb 2012–Jan 2017
60-Month
230.69"
(5,859.53mm)
223.36"
(5,673.34mm)
7.33"
(186.19mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2011 1967
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2019, retrieved on July 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/