Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, May 1927

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1927
1-Month
3.99"
(101.35mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1926 1911
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1996
Apr–May 1927
2-Month
10.31"
(261.87mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
2.43"
(61.72mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1926 1930
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1901
Mar–May 1927
3-Month
12.84"
(326.14mm)
11.96"
(303.78mm)
0.88"
(22.36mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1926 1941
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2011
Feb–May 1927
4-Month
17.54"
(445.52mm)
15.08"
(383.03mm)
2.46"
(62.49mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1926 1941
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 2018
Jan–May 1927
5-Month
21.31"
(541.27mm)
18.71"
(475.23mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1926 1941
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1994
Ties: 1937
Dec 1926–May 1927
6-Month
26.86"
(682.24mm)
22.13"
(562.10mm)
4.73"
(120.14mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1926 1941
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1994
Nov 1926–May 1927
7-Month
30.62"
(777.75mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
5.42"
(137.67mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1926 1941
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1994
Oct 1926–May 1927
8-Month
35.52"
(902.21mm)
28.18"
(715.77mm)
7.34"
(186.44mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1926 1941
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1994
Sep 1926–May 1927
9-Month
40.05"
(1,017.27mm)
31.41"
(797.81mm)
8.64"
(219.46mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1926 1941
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1926–May 1927
10-Month
46.99"
(1,193.55mm)
35.57"
(903.48mm)
11.42"
(290.07mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1926 1941
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1926–May 1927
11-Month
51.56"
(1,309.62mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
11.27"
(286.25mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1926 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1926–May 1927
12-Month
54.90"
(1,394.46mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
10.25"
(260.35mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1926 1931
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
Dec 1925–May 1927
18-Month
72.59"
(1,843.79mm)
66.76"
(1,695.70mm)
5.83"
(148.09mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1926 1931
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2019
Ties: 1912
Jun 1925–May 1927
24-Month
95.67"
(2,430.02mm)
89.29"
(2,267.97mm)
6.38"
(162.05mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1926 1931
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2019
Jun 1924–May 1927
36-Month
137.09"
(3,482.09mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1926 1966
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2019
Jun 1923–May 1927
48-Month
186.25"
(4,730.75mm)
178.73"
(4,539.74mm)
7.52"
(191.01mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1926 1969
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2019
Jun 1922–May 1927
60-Month
229.74"
(5,835.40mm)
223.41"
(5,674.61mm)
6.33"
(160.79mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1926 1969
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/