Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, May 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2003
1-Month
7.25"
(184.15mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2002 1911
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1996
Apr–May 2003
2-Month
11.05"
(280.67mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2001 1930
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1901
Ties: 2009
Mar–May 2003
3-Month
13.11"
(332.99mm)
11.96"
(303.78mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2001 1941
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2011
Feb–May 2003
4-Month
19.34"
(491.24mm)
15.08"
(383.03mm)
4.26"
(108.21mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2002 1941
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2018
Jan–May 2003
5-Month
21.76"
(552.70mm)
18.71"
(475.23mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2002 1941
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1994
Dec 2002–May 2003
6-Month
25.20"
(640.08mm)
22.13"
(562.10mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2002 1941
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1994
Nov 2002–May 2003
7-Month
29.33"
(744.98mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
4.13"
(104.90mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2002 1941
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1994
Oct 2002–May 2003
8-Month
34.81"
(884.17mm)
28.18"
(715.77mm)
6.63"
(168.40mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2002 1941
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1994
Sep 2002–May 2003
9-Month
38.68"
(982.47mm)
31.41"
(797.81mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2002 1941
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2019
Aug 2002–May 2003
10-Month
40.58"
(1,030.73mm)
35.57"
(903.48mm)
5.01"
(127.25mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2002 1941
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2019
Jul 2002–May 2003
11-Month
45.67"
(1,160.02mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jun 2002–May 2003
12-Month
50.08"
(1,272.03mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
5.43"
(137.92mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Dec 2001–May 2003
18-Month
72.92"
(1,852.17mm)
66.76"
(1,695.70mm)
6.16"
(156.47mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jun 2001–May 2003
24-Month
93.15"
(2,366.01mm)
89.29"
(2,267.97mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Jun 2000–May 2003
36-Month
135.24"
(3,435.10mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Jun 1999–May 2003
48-Month
174.04"
(4,420.62mm)
178.73"
(4,539.74mm)
-4.69"
(-119.12mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1969
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Jun 1998–May 2003
60-Month
214.30"
(5,443.22mm)
223.41"
(5,674.61mm)
-9.11"
(-231.39mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1969
99th 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 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/