Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, May 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1962
1-Month
3.18"
(80.77mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1957 1911
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1996
Apr–May 1962
2-Month
6.92"
(175.77mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
-0.96"
(-24.38mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1901
Mar–May 1962
3-Month
11.00"
(279.40mm)
11.96"
(303.78mm)
-0.96"
(-24.38mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1941
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Feb–May 1962
4-Month
15.73"
(399.54mm)
15.08"
(383.03mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1960 1941
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Jan–May 1962
5-Month
18.86"
(479.04mm)
18.71"
(475.23mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1960 1941
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1994
Dec 1961–May 1962
6-Month
23.33"
(592.58mm)
22.13"
(562.10mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1961 1941
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1994
Nov 1961–May 1962
7-Month
26.26"
(667.00mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1961 1941
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1994
Oct 1961–May 1962
8-Month
30.50"
(774.70mm)
28.18"
(715.77mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1961 1941
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1994
Sep 1961–May 1962
9-Month
32.70"
(830.58mm)
31.41"
(797.81mm)
1.29"
(32.77mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1961 1941
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Aug 1961–May 1962
10-Month
36.67"
(931.42mm)
35.57"
(903.48mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1941
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Jul 1961–May 1962
11-Month
42.58"
(1,081.53mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
2.29"
(58.16mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1961 1931
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Jun 1961–May 1962
12-Month
48.20"
(1,224.28mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1961 1931
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Dec 1960–May 1962
18-Month
70.17"
(1,782.32mm)
66.76"
(1,695.70mm)
3.41"
(86.62mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1961 1931
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Jun 1960–May 1962
24-Month
90.35"
(2,294.89mm)
89.29"
(2,267.97mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1961 1931
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Jun 1959–May 1962
36-Month
130.98"
(3,326.89mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
-3.04"
(-77.22mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1961 1966
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
Jun 1958–May 1962
48-Month
173.67"
(4,411.22mm)
178.73"
(4,539.74mm)
-5.06"
(-128.52mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1961 1969
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jun 1957–May 1962
60-Month
217.40"
(5,521.96mm)
223.41"
(5,674.61mm)
-6.01"
(-152.65mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1961 1969
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019

Citing This Page

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