Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, May 1991

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1991
1-Month
2.17"
(55.12mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1996
Ties: 1970
Apr–May 1991
2-Month
5.31"
(134.87mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
-2.57"
(-65.28mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1976 1930
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1901
Mar–May 1991
3-Month
11.44"
(290.58mm)
11.96"
(303.78mm)
-0.52"
(-13.20mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1941
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2011
Feb–May 1991
4-Month
14.31"
(363.47mm)
15.08"
(383.03mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1988 1941
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2018
Ties: 1928
Jan–May 1991
5-Month
17.99"
(456.95mm)
18.71"
(475.23mm)
-0.72"
(-18.28mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1941
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1994
Ties: 1980
Dec 1990–May 1991
6-Month
24.81"
(630.17mm)
22.13"
(562.10mm)
2.68"
(68.07mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1990 1941
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1994
Nov 1990–May 1991
7-Month
26.71"
(678.43mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
1.51"
(38.35mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1990 1941
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1994
Oct 1990–May 1991
8-Month
31.79"
(807.47mm)
28.18"
(715.77mm)
3.61"
(91.70mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1990 1941
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1994
Sep 1990–May 1991
9-Month
35.19"
(893.83mm)
31.41"
(797.81mm)
3.78"
(96.02mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1990 1941
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2019
Aug 1990–May 1991
10-Month
39.48"
(1,002.79mm)
35.57"
(903.48mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1990 1941
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Jul 1990–May 1991
11-Month
44.93"
(1,141.22mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
4.64"
(117.85mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1990 1931
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Jun 1990–May 1991
12-Month
48.67"
(1,236.22mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
4.02"
(102.11mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1989 1931
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2019
Dec 1989–May 1991
18-Month
69.33"
(1,760.98mm)
66.76"
(1,695.70mm)
2.57"
(65.28mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1989 1931
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2019
Jun 1989–May 1991
24-Month
98.74"
(2,508.00mm)
89.29"
(2,267.97mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1990 1931
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jun 1988–May 1991
36-Month
143.06"
(3,633.72mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
9.04"
(229.61mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1990 1966
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2019
Jun 1987–May 1991
48-Month
179.23"
(4,552.44mm)
178.73"
(4,539.74mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1990 1969
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019
Jun 1986–May 1991
60-Month
224.33"
(5,697.98mm)
223.41"
(5,674.61mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1990 1969
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/