Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, May 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1959
1-Month
3.70"
(93.98mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1957 1911
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1996
Apr–May 1959
2-Month
7.97"
(202.44mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1901
Mar–May 1959
3-Month
10.67"
(271.02mm)
11.96"
(303.78mm)
-1.29"
(-32.76mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1957 1941
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
Feb–May 1959
4-Month
13.05"
(331.47mm)
15.08"
(383.03mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1954 1941
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018
Jan–May 1959
5-Month
16.38"
(416.05mm)
18.71"
(475.23mm)
-2.33"
(-59.18mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1954 1941
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1994
Dec 1958–May 1959
6-Month
17.75"
(450.85mm)
22.13"
(562.10mm)
-4.38"
(-111.25mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1947 1941
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1994
Nov 1958–May 1959
7-Month
20.30"
(515.62mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
-4.90"
(-124.46mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1954 1941
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1994
Oct 1958–May 1959
8-Month
21.86"
(555.24mm)
28.18"
(715.77mm)
-6.32"
(-160.53mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1954 1941
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1994
Sep 1958–May 1959
9-Month
24.63"
(625.60mm)
31.41"
(797.81mm)
-6.78"
(-172.21mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1954 1941
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Aug 1958–May 1959
10-Month
30.26"
(768.60mm)
35.57"
(903.48mm)
-5.31"
(-134.88mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1954 1941
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Jul 1958–May 1959
11-Month
38.38"
(974.85mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
-1.91"
(-48.52mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Jun 1958–May 1959
12-Month
42.69"
(1,084.33mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
-1.96"
(-49.78mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Dec 1957–May 1959
18-Month
67.02"
(1,702.31mm)
66.76"
(1,695.70mm)
0.26"
(6.61mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Jun 1957–May 1959
24-Month
86.42"
(2,195.07mm)
89.29"
(2,267.97mm)
-2.87"
(-72.90mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Jun 1956–May 1959
36-Month
133.17"
(3,382.52mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1966
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Jun 1955–May 1959
48-Month
176.57"
(4,484.88mm)
178.73"
(4,539.74mm)
-2.16"
(-54.86mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1957 1969
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Jun 1954–May 1959
60-Month
228.44"
(5,802.38mm)
223.41"
(5,674.61mm)
5.03"
(127.77mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1958 1969
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/