National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

Climate Top Ten for December at Elkins, West Virginia

 

Temperatures
Warm Cold
# Average Temp. Year # Average Temp. Year
1. 45.9 2015 1. 18.4 1989
2. 42.1 1956 2. 22.5 1917
3. 41.7 1923 3. 22.6 1963
4. 41.3 1984 4. 22.9 2010
5. 41.1 1971&76 5. 24.5 2000
6. 40.6 1931&40 6. 24.7 1960
7. 40.2 1918 7. 24.8 1903&1935
8. 39.2 1972 8. 25.7 1969
9. 39.0 1982 9. 25.8 1958
10. 38.5 1990 10. 26.6 1909
NORM: 32.5

 
Precipitation
Wet Dry
# Precip. (inches) Year # Precip. (inches) Year
1. 6.95 1923 1. 0.90 1965
2. 6.92 1901 2. 0.99 1958
3. 6.73 1978 3. 1.17 1917
4. 6.27 2013 4. 1.44 2006
5. 6.12 1990 5. 1.55 1947
6. 6.09 1991 6. 1.56 1925
7. 6.02 1972 7. 1.63 1955
8. 5.93 1918 8. 1.65 1963&71
9. 5.88 1902 9. 1.69 1938
10. 5.84 1969 10. 1.77 1945
NORM: 3.26
									

Monthly Snowfall
Greatest Least
# Amount (inches) Year # Amount (inches) Year
1. 36.7 1993 1. 0.3 1931
2. 34.9 1969 2. 0.4 2015
3. 34.5 1962 3. 0.7 1940
4. 34.2 2010 4. 1.2 1938
5. 32.2 1989 5. 1.5 2014
6. 30.4 2004 6. 1.6 1971
7. 29.9 2009 7. 2.3 1911&24&55
8. 29.8 1935 8. 2.6 1927&36&41
9. 27.5 1992 9. 2.7 1928
10. 25.9 1942 10. 2.9 1900
MEAN: 16.8