Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, May 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1996
1-Month
8.92"
(226.57mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
4.77"
(121.16mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1995 1911
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1996
Apr–May 1996
2-Month
12.31"
(312.67mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1901
Mar–May 1996
3-Month
16.74"
(425.20mm)
11.96"
(303.78mm)
4.78"
(121.42mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2011
Feb–May 1996
4-Month
20.16"
(512.06mm)
15.08"
(383.03mm)
5.08"
(129.03mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2018
Jan–May 1996
5-Month
26.17"
(664.72mm)
18.71"
(475.23mm)
7.46"
(189.49mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1994
Dec 1995–May 1996
6-Month
28.84"
(732.54mm)
22.13"
(562.10mm)
6.71"
(170.44mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1994
Nov 1995–May 1996
7-Month
32.65"
(829.31mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
7.45"
(189.23mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1994
Oct 1995–May 1996
8-Month
36.71"
(932.43mm)
28.18"
(715.77mm)
8.53"
(216.66mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1994
Sep 1995–May 1996
9-Month
39.46"
(1,002.28mm)
31.41"
(797.81mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Aug 1995–May 1996
10-Month
43.02"
(1,092.71mm)
35.57"
(903.48mm)
7.45"
(189.23mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Jul 1995–May 1996
11-Month
45.90"
(1,165.86mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
5.61"
(142.49mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Jun 1995–May 1996
12-Month
51.69"
(1,312.93mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
7.04"
(178.82mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Dec 1994–May 1996
18-Month
72.81"
(1,849.37mm)
66.76"
(1,695.70mm)
6.05"
(153.67mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Jun 1994–May 1996
24-Month
93.28"
(2,369.31mm)
89.29"
(2,267.97mm)
3.99"
(101.34mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1993 1931
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Jun 1993–May 1996
36-Month
146.33"
(3,716.78mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
12.31"
(312.67mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jun 1992–May 1996
48-Month
188.70"
(4,792.98mm)
178.73"
(4,539.74mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1995 1969
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2019
Jun 1991–May 1996
60-Month
228.96"
(5,815.58mm)
223.41"
(5,674.61mm)
5.55"
(140.97mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1969
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019

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/