Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, October 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2017
1-Month
5.26"
(133.60mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2016 1963
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1976
Ties: 2019
Sep–Oct 2017
2-Month
7.17"
(182.12mm)
6.21"
(157.73mm)
0.96"
(24.39mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2016 1897
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2018
Aug–Oct 2017
3-Month
10.56"
(268.22mm)
10.39"
(263.91mm)
0.17"
(4.31mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2016 1930
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2018
Jul–Oct 2017
4-Month
16.73"
(424.94mm)
15.12"
(384.05mm)
1.61"
(40.89mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2016 1930
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2018
Ties: 1984
Jun–Oct 2017
5-Month
21.43"
(544.32mm)
19.49"
(495.05mm)
1.94"
(49.27mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2016 1930
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2018
May–Oct 2017
6-Month
27.59"
(700.79mm)
23.64"
(600.46mm)
3.95"
(100.33mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2016 1930
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2018
Apr–Oct 2017
7-Month
31.94"
(811.28mm)
27.36"
(694.94mm)
4.58"
(116.34mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2016 1930
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2018
Mar–Oct 2017
8-Month
36.25"
(920.75mm)
31.45"
(798.83mm)
4.80"
(121.92mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2016 1930
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2018
Feb–Oct 2017
9-Month
38.00"
(965.20mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
3.43"
(87.12mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2016 1930
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2018
Jan–Oct 2017
10-Month
42.80"
(1,087.12mm)
38.20"
(970.28mm)
4.60"
(116.84mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2016 1930
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2018
Dec 2016–Oct 2017
11-Month
47.37"
(1,203.20mm)
41.62"
(1,057.15mm)
5.75"
(146.05mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2016 1930
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2018
Nov 2016–Oct 2017
12-Month
49.24"
(1,250.70mm)
44.69"
(1,135.13mm)
4.55"
(115.57mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2016 1930
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2018
May 2016–Oct 2017
18-Month
76.46"
(1,942.08mm)
68.29"
(1,734.57mm)
8.17"
(207.51mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2016 1966
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2004
Nov 2015–Oct 2017
24-Month
95.16"
(2,417.06mm)
89.31"
(2,268.47mm)
5.85"
(148.59mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2016 1931
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2004
Nov 2014–Oct 2017
36-Month
142.42"
(3,617.47mm)
134.00"
(3,403.60mm)
8.42"
(213.87mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2016 1932
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2019
Nov 2013–Oct 2017
48-Month
188.98"
(4,800.09mm)
178.72"
(4,539.49mm)
10.26"
(260.60mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2016 1966
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
Nov 2012–Oct 2017
60-Month
232.76"
(5,912.10mm)
223.43"
(5,675.12mm)
9.33"
(236.98mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2016 1969
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on March 31, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/