Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, May 1900

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1900
1-Month
3.16"
(80.26mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1911
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1996
Apr–May 1900
2-Month
4.67"
(118.62mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
-3.21"
(-81.53mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1930
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1901
Ties: 1963
Mar–May 1900
3-Month
8.77"
(222.76mm)
11.96"
(303.78mm)
-3.19"
(-81.02mm)
10th Driest Driest to Date 1941
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2011
Feb–May 1900
4-Month
13.20"
(335.28mm)
15.08"
(383.03mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2018
Jan–May 1900
5-Month
15.55"
(394.97mm)
18.71"
(475.23mm)
-3.16"
(-80.26mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1994
Dec 1899–May 1900
6-Month
18.27"
(464.06mm)
22.13"
(562.10mm)
-3.86"
(-98.04mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1994
Nov 1899–May 1900
7-Month
20.04"
(509.02mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
-5.16"
(-131.06mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 1941
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1994
Oct 1899–May 1900
8-Month
21.55"
(547.37mm)
28.18"
(715.77mm)
-6.63"
(-168.40mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1994
Sep 1899–May 1900
9-Month
25.48"
(647.19mm)
31.41"
(797.81mm)
-5.93"
(-150.62mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Aug 1899–May 1900
10-Month
28.51"
(724.15mm)
35.57"
(903.48mm)
-7.06"
(-179.33mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1896 1941
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Jul 1899–May 1900
11-Month
32.41"
(823.21mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
-7.88"
(-200.16mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Jun 1899–May 1900
12-Month
37.00"
(939.80mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
-7.65"
(-194.31mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Dec 1898–May 1900
18-Month
61.23"
(1,555.24mm)
66.76"
(1,695.70mm)
-5.53"
(-140.46mm)
21st Driest Driest to Date 1931
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Jun 1898–May 1900
24-Month
86.53"
(2,197.86mm)
89.29"
(2,267.97mm)
-2.76"
(-70.11mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Jun 1897–May 1900
36-Month
131.48"
(3,339.59mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
-2.54"
(-64.52mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1898 1966
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Jun 1896–May 1900
48-Month
179.70"
(4,564.38mm)
178.73"
(4,539.74mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1899 1969
64th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1895–May 1900
60-Month
213.88"
(5,432.55mm)
223.41"
(5,674.61mm)
-9.53"
(-242.06mm)
21st Driest Driest to Date 1969
100th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/