Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, May 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1950
1-Month
5.04"
(128.02mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
0.89"
(22.61mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1949 1911
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1996
Apr–May 1950
2-Month
7.19"
(182.63mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
-0.69"
(-17.52mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1901
Mar–May 1950
3-Month
11.10"
(281.94mm)
11.96"
(303.78mm)
-0.86"
(-21.84mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1949 1941
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Feb–May 1950
4-Month
14.67"
(372.62mm)
15.08"
(383.03mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1949 1941
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2018
Jan–May 1950
5-Month
21.10"
(535.94mm)
18.71"
(475.23mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1949 1941
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1994
Dec 1949–May 1950
6-Month
25.12"
(638.05mm)
22.13"
(562.10mm)
2.99"
(75.95mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1949 1941
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1994
Nov 1949–May 1950
7-Month
27.75"
(704.85mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1948 1941
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1994
Oct 1949–May 1950
8-Month
30.93"
(785.62mm)
28.18"
(715.77mm)
2.75"
(69.85mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1949 1941
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1994
Sep 1949–May 1950
9-Month
33.64"
(854.46mm)
31.41"
(797.81mm)
2.23"
(56.65mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1948 1941
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Aug 1949–May 1950
10-Month
38.19"
(970.03mm)
35.57"
(903.48mm)
2.62"
(66.55mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1949 1941
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Jul 1949–May 1950
11-Month
43.73"
(1,110.74mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
3.44"
(87.37mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Jun 1949–May 1950
12-Month
48.13"
(1,222.50mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Dec 1948–May 1950
18-Month
71.92"
(1,826.77mm)
66.76"
(1,695.70mm)
5.16"
(131.07mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Jun 1948–May 1950
24-Month
96.68"
(2,455.67mm)
89.29"
(2,267.97mm)
7.39"
(187.70mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2019
Jun 1947–May 1950
36-Month
141.13"
(3,584.70mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
7.11"
(180.59mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1966
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Jun 1946–May 1950
48-Month
175.67"
(4,462.02mm)
178.73"
(4,539.74mm)
-3.06"
(-77.72mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1949 1969
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jun 1945–May 1950
60-Month
221.35"
(5,622.29mm)
223.41"
(5,674.61mm)
-2.06"
(-52.32mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1949 1969
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/