Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, May 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1897
1-Month
4.76"
(120.90mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1896 1911
48th Wettest Wettest to Date 1996
Apr–May 1897
2-Month
7.74"
(196.60mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
-0.14"
(-3.55mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
67th Wettest Wettest to Date 1901
Mar–May 1897
3-Month
11.41"
(289.81mm)
11.96"
(303.78mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
76th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Feb–May 1897
4-Month
18.03"
(457.96mm)
15.08"
(383.03mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jan–May 1897
5-Month
19.78"
(502.41mm)
18.71"
(475.23mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
48th Wettest Wettest to Date 1994
Dec 1896–May 1897
6-Month
21.31"
(541.27mm)
22.13"
(562.10mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
77th Wettest Wettest to Date 1994
Nov 1896–May 1897
7-Month
25.27"
(641.86mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
62nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1994
Oct 1896–May 1897
8-Month
27.30"
(693.42mm)
28.18"
(715.77mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
80th Wettest Wettest to Date 1994
Ties: 1906
Sep 1896–May 1897
9-Month
32.03"
(813.56mm)
31.41"
(797.81mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
58th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1896–May 1897
10-Month
34.92"
(886.97mm)
35.57"
(903.48mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
70th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1896–May 1897
11-Month
43.16"
(1,096.26mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
2.87"
(72.89mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
39th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1896–May 1897
12-Month
48.22"
(1,224.79mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
38th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Dec 1895–May 1897
18-Month
65.74"
(1,669.80mm)
66.76"
(1,695.70mm)
-1.02"
(-25.90mm)
46th Driest Driest to Date 1931
78th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1895–May 1897
24-Month
82.40"
(2,092.96mm)
89.29"
(2,267.97mm)
-6.89"
(-175.01mm)
24th Driest Driest to Date 1931
100th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/