Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, May 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1948
1-Month
4.42"
(112.27mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1947 1911
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1996
Apr–May 1948
2-Month
10.44"
(265.18mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
2.56"
(65.03mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1901
Mar–May 1948
3-Month
14.75"
(374.65mm)
11.96"
(303.78mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1947 1941
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2011
Feb–May 1948
4-Month
18.46"
(468.88mm)
15.08"
(383.03mm)
3.38"
(85.85mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1947 1941
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2018
Jan–May 1948
5-Month
21.56"
(547.62mm)
18.71"
(475.23mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1947 1941
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1994
Dec 1947–May 1948
6-Month
22.96"
(583.18mm)
22.13"
(562.10mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1947 1941
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1994
Ties: 1957
Nov 1947–May 1948
7-Month
26.11"
(663.19mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1941
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1994
Ties: 1936
Oct 1947–May 1948
8-Month
27.75"
(704.85mm)
28.18"
(715.77mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1947 1941
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1994
Sep 1947–May 1948
9-Month
31.38"
(797.05mm)
31.41"
(797.81mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1947 1941
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Aug 1947–May 1948
10-Month
36.25"
(920.75mm)
35.57"
(903.48mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1947 1941
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Jul 1947–May 1948
11-Month
40.68"
(1,033.27mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
0.39"
(9.90mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jun 1947–May 1948
12-Month
44.45"
(1,129.03mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Dec 1946–May 1948
18-Month
61.18"
(1,553.97mm)
66.76"
(1,695.70mm)
-5.58"
(-141.73mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jun 1946–May 1948
24-Month
78.99"
(2,006.35mm)
89.29"
(2,267.97mm)
-10.30"
(-261.62mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1942 1931
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Jun 1945–May 1948
36-Month
124.67"
(3,166.62mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
-9.35"
(-237.49mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1947 1966
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jun 1944–May 1948
48-Month
168.90"
(4,290.06mm)
178.73"
(4,539.74mm)
-9.83"
(-249.68mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1947 1969
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jun 1943–May 1948
60-Month
210.43"
(5,344.92mm)
223.41"
(5,674.61mm)
-12.98"
(-329.69mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1942 1969
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019

Citing This Page

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