Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of August 2022. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, August 2022

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2022
1-Month
5.66"
(143.76mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2021 1957
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1898
Ties: 1989
Jul–Aug 2022
2-Month
11.96"
(303.78mm)
8.91"
(226.31mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2021 1930
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1958
Jun–Aug 2022
3-Month
16.56"
(420.62mm)
13.28"
(337.31mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2021 1930
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1958
May–Aug 2022
4-Month
22.35"
(567.69mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
4.91"
(124.71mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2021 1930
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2003
Apr–Aug 2022
5-Month
25.58"
(649.73mm)
21.16"
(537.46mm)
4.42"
(112.27mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2021 1930
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1901
Mar–Aug 2022
6-Month
28.09"
(713.49mm)
25.24"
(641.10mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2021 1930
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1996
Feb–Aug 2022
7-Month
32.35"
(821.69mm)
28.36"
(720.34mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2021 1930
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2018
Jan–Aug 2022
8-Month
37.21"
(945.13mm)
31.99"
(812.55mm)
5.22"
(132.58mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2021 1930
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1996
Dec 2021–Aug 2022
9-Month
39.74"
(1,009.40mm)
35.41"
(899.41mm)
4.33"
(109.99mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2021 1930
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2020
Nov 2021–Aug 2022
10-Month
41.06"
(1,042.92mm)
38.49"
(977.65mm)
2.57"
(65.27mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2021 1930
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1994
Oct 2021–Aug 2022
11-Month
44.40"
(1,127.76mm)
41.46"
(1,053.08mm)
2.94"
(74.68mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2021 1966
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2020
Sep 2021–Aug 2022
12-Month
48.94"
(1,243.08mm)
44.69"
(1,135.13mm)
4.25"
(107.95mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2021 1966
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1994
Mar 2021–Aug 2022
18-Month
73.16"
(1,858.26mm)
69.87"
(1,774.70mm)
3.29"
(83.56mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2021 2019
Sep 2020–Aug 2022
24-Month
93.09"
(2,364.49mm)
89.30"
(2,268.22mm)
3.79"
(96.27mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 2020
Sep 2019–Aug 2022
36-Month
146.99"
(3,733.55mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
12.97"
(329.44mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2017 1966
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 2020
Sep 2018–Aug 2022
48-Month
204.95"
(5,205.73mm)
178.72"
(4,539.49mm)
26.23"
(666.24mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 2020
Sep 2017–Aug 2022
60-Month
258.29"
(6,560.57mm)
223.40"
(5,674.36mm)
34.89"
(886.21mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2021 1966
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 1, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/