Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, May 1963

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1963
1-Month
2.93"
(74.42mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1957 1911
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1996
Apr–May 1963
2-Month
4.67"
(118.62mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
-3.21"
(-81.53mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1901
Ties: 1900
Mar–May 1963
3-Month
12.34"
(313.44mm)
11.96"
(303.78mm)
0.38"
(9.66mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1962 1941
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Feb–May 1963
4-Month
14.76"
(374.90mm)
15.08"
(383.03mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1960 1941
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2018
Ties: 1902
Jan–May 1963
5-Month
16.66"
(423.16mm)
18.71"
(475.23mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1959 1941
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1994
Ties: 1928
Dec 1962–May 1963
6-Month
20.17"
(512.32mm)
22.13"
(562.10mm)
-1.96"
(-49.78mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1960 1941
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1994
Nov 1962–May 1963
7-Month
24.73"
(628.14mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1941
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1994
Ties: 1985, 1993
Oct 1962–May 1963
8-Month
27.94"
(709.68mm)
28.18"
(715.77mm)
-0.24"
(-6.09mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1961 1941
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1994
Sep 1962–May 1963
9-Month
31.79"
(807.47mm)
31.41"
(797.81mm)
0.38"
(9.66mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1961 1941
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Aug 1962–May 1963
10-Month
33.66"
(854.96mm)
35.57"
(903.48mm)
-1.91"
(-48.52mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1960 1941
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Jul 1962–May 1963
11-Month
39.00"
(990.60mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
-1.29"
(-32.77mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1961 1931
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Jun 1962–May 1963
12-Month
42.60"
(1,082.04mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1961 1931
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Dec 1961–May 1963
18-Month
65.93"
(1,674.62mm)
66.76"
(1,695.70mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1961 1931
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Ties: 1944
Jun 1961–May 1963
24-Month
90.80"
(2,306.32mm)
89.29"
(2,267.97mm)
1.51"
(38.35mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1962 1931
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Jun 1960–May 1963
36-Month
132.95"
(3,376.93mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1962 1966
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
Jun 1959–May 1963
48-Month
173.58"
(4,408.93mm)
178.73"
(4,539.74mm)
-5.15"
(-130.81mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1961 1969
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Jun 1958–May 1963
60-Month
216.27"
(5,493.26mm)
223.41"
(5,674.61mm)
-7.14"
(-181.35mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1961 1969
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/