Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, May 1990

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1990
1-Month
6.00"
(152.40mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1988 1911
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1996
Apr–May 1990
2-Month
9.25"
(234.95mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1901
Ties: 1984
Mar–May 1990
3-Month
11.57"
(293.88mm)
11.96"
(303.78mm)
-0.39"
(-9.90mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1988 1941
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2011
Feb–May 1990
4-Month
15.25"
(387.35mm)
15.08"
(383.03mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1988 1941
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2018
Jan–May 1990
5-Month
18.82"
(478.03mm)
18.71"
(475.23mm)
0.11"
(2.80mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1988 1941
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1994
Dec 1989–May 1990
6-Month
20.66"
(524.76mm)
22.13"
(562.10mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1988 1941
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1994
Ties: 1940
Nov 1989–May 1990
7-Month
23.87"
(606.30mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
-1.33"
(-33.78mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1988 1941
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1994
Oct 1989–May 1990
8-Month
28.25"
(717.55mm)
28.18"
(715.77mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1988 1941
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1994
Sep 1989–May 1990
9-Month
32.94"
(836.68mm)
31.41"
(797.81mm)
1.53"
(38.87mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1988 1941
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2019
Aug 1989–May 1990
10-Month
38.60"
(980.44mm)
35.57"
(903.48mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1988 1941
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2019
Jul 1989–May 1990
11-Month
43.57"
(1,106.68mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1989 1931
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jun 1989–May 1990
12-Month
50.07"
(1,271.78mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
5.42"
(137.67mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1989 1931
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Dec 1988–May 1990
18-Month
75.29"
(1,912.37mm)
66.76"
(1,695.70mm)
8.53"
(216.67mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1989 1931
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jun 1988–May 1990
24-Month
94.39"
(2,397.51mm)
89.29"
(2,267.97mm)
5.10"
(129.54mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1989 1931
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jun 1987–May 1990
36-Month
130.56"
(3,316.22mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
-3.46"
(-87.89mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jun 1986–May 1990
48-Month
175.66"
(4,461.76mm)
178.73"
(4,539.74mm)
-3.07"
(-77.98mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1989 1969
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jun 1985–May 1990
60-Month
218.57"
(5,551.68mm)
223.41"
(5,674.61mm)
-4.84"
(-122.93mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1989 1969
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/