Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, May 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2002
1-Month
5.07"
(128.78mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2000 1911
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1996
Apr–May 2002
2-Month
11.10"
(281.94mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2001 1930
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1901
Mar–May 2002
3-Month
16.15"
(410.21mm)
11.96"
(303.78mm)
4.19"
(106.43mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2001 1941
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Feb–May 2002
4-Month
17.15"
(435.61mm)
15.08"
(383.03mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1941
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2018
Jan–May 2002
5-Month
20.24"
(514.10mm)
18.71"
(475.23mm)
1.53"
(38.87mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2001 1941
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1994
Dec 2001–May 2002
6-Month
22.84"
(580.14mm)
22.13"
(562.10mm)
0.71"
(18.04mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2001 1941
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1994
Nov 2001–May 2002
7-Month
24.11"
(612.39mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
-1.09"
(-27.69mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1941
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1994
Oct 2001–May 2002
8-Month
25.39"
(644.91mm)
28.18"
(715.77mm)
-2.79"
(-70.86mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 2001 1941
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1994
Sep 2001–May 2002
9-Month
27.88"
(708.15mm)
31.41"
(797.81mm)
-3.53"
(-89.66mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 2001 1941
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Ties: 1944
Aug 2001–May 2002
10-Month
31.29"
(794.77mm)
35.57"
(903.48mm)
-4.28"
(-108.71mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 2001 1941
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Jul 2001–May 2002
11-Month
38.89"
(987.81mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2001 1931
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Jun 2001–May 2002
12-Month
43.07"
(1,093.98mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2001 1931
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Dec 2000–May 2002
18-Month
62.35"
(1,583.69mm)
66.76"
(1,695.70mm)
-4.41"
(-112.01mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 2000 1931
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Jun 2000–May 2002
24-Month
85.16"
(2,163.06mm)
89.29"
(2,267.97mm)
-4.13"
(-104.91mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 2001 1931
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Ties: 1968
Jun 1999–May 2002
36-Month
123.96"
(3,148.58mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
-10.06"
(-255.53mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 2001 1966
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Jun 1998–May 2002
48-Month
164.22"
(4,171.19mm)
178.73"
(4,539.74mm)
-14.51"
(-368.55mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1971 1969
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Jun 1997–May 2002
60-Month
211.43"
(5,370.32mm)
223.41"
(5,674.61mm)
-11.98"
(-304.29mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1971 1969
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 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/