Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, May 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1983
1-Month
5.98"
(151.89mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1982 1911
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1996
Apr–May 1983
2-Month
11.24"
(285.50mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
3.36"
(85.35mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1982 1930
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1901
Mar–May 1983
3-Month
14.89"
(378.21mm)
11.96"
(303.78mm)
2.93"
(74.43mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1982 1941
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
Feb–May 1983
4-Month
17.29"
(439.17mm)
15.08"
(383.03mm)
2.21"
(56.14mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1982 1941
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2018
Ties: 1912
Jan–May 1983
5-Month
18.68"
(474.47mm)
18.71"
(475.23mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1982 1941
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1994
Dec 1982–May 1983
6-Month
21.51"
(546.35mm)
22.13"
(562.10mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1982 1941
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1994
Nov 1982–May 1983
7-Month
25.60"
(650.24mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1982 1941
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1994
Oct 1982–May 1983
8-Month
27.71"
(703.83mm)
28.18"
(715.77mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1941
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1994
Sep 1982–May 1983
9-Month
30.53"
(775.46mm)
31.41"
(797.81mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1982 1941
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Aug 1982–May 1983
10-Month
34.17"
(867.92mm)
35.57"
(903.48mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1982 1941
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jul 1982–May 1983
11-Month
39.17"
(994.92mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2019
Jun 1982–May 1983
12-Month
44.75"
(1,136.65mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Dec 1981–May 1983
18-Month
66.00"
(1,676.40mm)
66.76"
(1,695.70mm)
-0.76"
(-19.30mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jun 1981–May 1983
24-Month
87.90"
(2,232.66mm)
89.29"
(2,267.97mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2019
Jun 1980–May 1983
36-Month
130.80"
(3,322.32mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
-3.22"
(-81.79mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1978 1966
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
Jun 1979–May 1983
48-Month
179.71"
(4,564.63mm)
178.73"
(4,539.74mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1978 1969
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
Jun 1978–May 1983
60-Month
231.29"
(5,874.77mm)
223.41"
(5,674.61mm)
7.88"
(200.16mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1981 1969
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/