Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, May 1929

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1929
1-Month
5.87"
(149.10mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
1.72"
(43.69mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1928 1911
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1996
Apr–May 1929
2-Month
10.20"
(259.08mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1928 1930
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1901
Ties: 1998
Mar–May 1929
3-Month
14.14"
(359.16mm)
11.96"
(303.78mm)
2.18"
(55.38mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1928 1941
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1918 2011
Feb–May 1929
4-Month
17.35"
(440.69mm)
15.08"
(383.03mm)
2.27"
(57.66mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1928 1941
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2018
Jan–May 1929
5-Month
20.44"
(519.18mm)
18.71"
(475.23mm)
1.73"
(43.95mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1928 1941
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1994
Dec 1928–May 1929
6-Month
22.44"
(569.98mm)
22.13"
(562.10mm)
0.31"
(7.88mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1928 1941
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1994
Nov 1928–May 1929
7-Month
25.77"
(654.56mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1928 1941
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1994
Oct 1928–May 1929
8-Month
27.73"
(704.34mm)
28.18"
(715.77mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1925 1941
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1994
Sep 1928–May 1929
9-Month
30.92"
(785.37mm)
31.41"
(797.81mm)
-0.49"
(-12.44mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1928 1941
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Aug 1928–May 1929
10-Month
36.84"
(935.74mm)
35.57"
(903.48mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1928 1941
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Jul 1928–May 1929
11-Month
41.05"
(1,042.67mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1928 1931
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Jun 1928–May 1929
12-Month
48.45"
(1,230.63mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1928 1931
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Dec 1927–May 1929
18-Month
68.89"
(1,749.81mm)
66.76"
(1,695.70mm)
2.13"
(54.11mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1926 1931
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Jun 1927–May 1929
24-Month
92.71"
(2,354.83mm)
89.29"
(2,267.97mm)
3.42"
(86.86mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1926 1931
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Jun 1926–May 1929
36-Month
147.61"
(3,749.29mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
13.59"
(345.18mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1928 1966
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2019
Jun 1925–May 1929
48-Month
188.38"
(4,784.85mm)
178.73"
(4,539.74mm)
9.65"
(245.11mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1928 1969
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2019
Jun 1924–May 1929
60-Month
229.80"
(5,836.92mm)
223.41"
(5,674.61mm)
6.39"
(162.31mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1927 1969
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/