Weather forecast accuracy details for Elkins, West Virginia

These are the one- to three-day out accuracy percentages for high temperature, low temperature, icon forecast precipitation (both rain and snow), and text forecast precipitation (both rain and snow). Temperature accuracy is the percentage of forecasts within three degrees. Precipitation accuracy is the percentage of correct forecasts. The forecasts are collected in the evening.

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Weather Forecast Accuracy Data Last Month (December)

Provider High Temp Low Temp Icon Precip Text Precip Overall
AccuWeather   67.78% 63.33% 90.00% 90.00% 77.78%
Weather Underground   64.52% 59.14% 90.32% 90.32% 76.08%
The Weather Channel   64.52% 60.22% 88.17% 88.17% 75.27%
Foreca/Vaisala   49.46% 58.06% 88.17% 88.17% 70.97%
AerisWeather   61.29% 46.24% 87.10% 87.10% 70.43%
NWS Digital Forecast   61.29% 50.54% 76.34% 76.34% 66.13%
Dark Sky   40.86% 38.71% 83.87% 83.87% 61.83%
Wetter   43.01% 22.58% 82.80% 82.80% 57.80%
Weatherbit   34.09% 25.56% 84.09% 84.09% 56.96%
World Weather Online   45.16% 35.48% 70.97% 70.97% 55.65%
OpenWeather   43.01% 19.35% 76.34% 76.34% 53.76%
Weather News   37.63% 23.66% 58.06% 58.06% 44.35%
Persistence   27.42% 24.24% 50.00% 50.00% 37.92%

Weather Forecast Accuracy Data Last Year (2021)

Provider High Temp Low Temp Icon Precip Text Precip Overall
The Weather Channel   81.94% 58.24% 86.39% 86.39% 78.24%
Weather Underground   82.59% 58.15% 85.37% 85.37% 77.87%
AccuWeather   81.37% 61.47% 81.63% 81.09% 76.39%
AerisWeather   75.28% 50.28% 82.50% 82.50% 72.64%
Foreca/Vaisala   68.43% 61.30% 75.75% 77.31% 70.70%
NWS Digital Forecast   77.91% 49.95% 76.12% 76.12% 70.03%
OpenWeather   55.28% 48.70% 78.06% 78.06% 65.02%
Dark Sky   41.57% 50.46% 82.04% 82.04% 64.03%
Wetter   51.30% 28.98% 76.48% 76.48% 58.31%
World Weather Online   47.69% 36.94% 74.17% 74.17% 58.24%
Weatherbit   41.43% 36.50% 71.09% 71.09% 55.03%
Weather News   57.18% 28.61% 51.44% 51.44% 47.17%
Persistence   29.46% 29.10% 55.92% 55.92% 42.60%

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