Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, May 1943

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1943
1-Month
4.66"
(118.36mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1941 1911
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1996
Apr–May 1943
2-Month
8.56"
(217.42mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1942 1930
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1901
Ties: 2000
Mar–May 1943
3-Month
13.48"
(342.39mm)
11.96"
(303.78mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1942 1941
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2011
Feb–May 1943
4-Month
15.36"
(390.14mm)
15.08"
(383.03mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1942 1941
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2018
Jan–May 1943
5-Month
18.80"
(477.52mm)
18.71"
(475.23mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1942 1941
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1994
Dec 1942–May 1943
6-Month
24.40"
(619.76mm)
22.13"
(562.10mm)
2.27"
(57.66mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1942 1941
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1994
Nov 1942–May 1943
7-Month
28.20"
(716.28mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1942 1941
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1994
Oct 1942–May 1943
8-Month
32.13"
(816.10mm)
28.18"
(715.77mm)
3.95"
(100.33mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1942 1941
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1994
Sep 1942–May 1943
9-Month
36.05"
(915.67mm)
31.41"
(797.81mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1942 1941
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Aug 1942–May 1943
10-Month
43.25"
(1,098.55mm)
35.57"
(903.48mm)
7.68"
(195.07mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1942 1941
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Jul 1942–May 1943
11-Month
47.70"
(1,211.58mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
7.41"
(188.21mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1942 1931
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Jun 1942–May 1943
12-Month
52.90"
(1,343.66mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
8.25"
(209.55mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1942 1931
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Dec 1941–May 1943
18-Month
69.68"
(1,769.87mm)
66.76"
(1,695.70mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1942 1931
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Jun 1941–May 1943
24-Month
92.99"
(2,361.95mm)
89.29"
(2,267.97mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1942 1931
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Jun 1940–May 1943
36-Month
128.89"
(3,273.81mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
-5.13"
(-130.30mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1942 1966
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Jun 1939–May 1943
48-Month
169.72"
(4,310.89mm)
178.73"
(4,539.74mm)
-9.01"
(-228.85mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1942 1969
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Jun 1938–May 1943
60-Month
215.27"
(5,467.86mm)
223.41"
(5,674.61mm)
-8.14"
(-206.75mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1942 1969
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019

Citing This Page

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