Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, May 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1985
1-Month
6.28"
(159.51mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1984 1911
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1996
Apr–May 1985
2-Month
8.06"
(204.72mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1982 1930
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1901
Ties: 1905
Mar–May 1985
3-Month
11.62"
(295.15mm)
11.96"
(303.78mm)
-0.34"
(-8.63mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1982 1941
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Feb–May 1985
4-Month
14.19"
(360.43mm)
15.08"
(383.03mm)
-0.89"
(-22.60mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1978 1941
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2018
Jan–May 1985
5-Month
16.97"
(431.04mm)
18.71"
(475.23mm)
-1.74"
(-44.19mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1981 1941
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1994
Dec 1984–May 1985
6-Month
20.51"
(520.95mm)
22.13"
(562.10mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1981 1941
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1994
Nov 1984–May 1985
7-Month
24.73"
(628.14mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1941
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1994
Ties: 1963, 1993
Oct 1984–May 1985
8-Month
28.87"
(733.30mm)
28.18"
(715.77mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1983 1941
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1994
Sep 1984–May 1985
9-Month
30.69"
(779.53mm)
31.41"
(797.81mm)
-0.72"
(-18.28mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1983 1941
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Aug 1984–May 1985
10-Month
36.07"
(916.18mm)
35.57"
(903.48mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1983 1941
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jul 1984–May 1985
11-Month
41.46"
(1,053.08mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
1.17"
(29.71mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1984 1931
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jun 1984–May 1985
12-Month
43.67"
(1,109.22mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
-0.98"
(-24.89mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Dec 1983–May 1985
18-Month
66.61"
(1,691.89mm)
66.76"
(1,695.70mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1984 1931
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jun 1983–May 1985
24-Month
88.14"
(2,238.76mm)
89.29"
(2,267.97mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1983 1931
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jun 1982–May 1985
36-Month
132.89"
(3,375.41mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
-1.13"
(-28.70mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1984 1966
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
Jun 1981–May 1985
48-Month
176.04"
(4,471.42mm)
178.73"
(4,539.74mm)
-2.69"
(-68.32mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1969
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019
Jun 1980–May 1985
60-Month
218.94"
(5,561.08mm)
223.41"
(5,674.61mm)
-4.47"
(-113.53mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1972 1969
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Ties: 2001

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/