Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, May 2012

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2012
1-Month
4.94"
(125.48mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2007 1911
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1996
Apr–May 2012
2-Month
7.80"
(198.12mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2010 1930
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1901
Mar–May 2012
3-Month
12.72"
(323.09mm)
11.96"
(303.78mm)
0.76"
(19.31mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2010 1941
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Feb–May 2012
4-Month
15.02"
(381.51mm)
15.08"
(383.03mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2010 1941
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2018
Ties: 1974
Jan–May 2012
5-Month
18.11"
(459.99mm)
18.71"
(475.23mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2010 1941
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1994
Dec 2011–May 2012
6-Month
21.92"
(556.77mm)
22.13"
(562.10mm)
-0.21"
(-5.33mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1994
Nov 2011–May 2012
7-Month
26.46"
(672.08mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2010 1941
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1994
Oct 2011–May 2012
8-Month
31.33"
(795.78mm)
28.18"
(715.77mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2010 1941
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1994
Sep 2011–May 2012
9-Month
37.76"
(959.10mm)
31.41"
(797.81mm)
6.35"
(161.29mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2011 1941
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Aug 2011–May 2012
10-Month
41.57"
(1,055.88mm)
35.57"
(903.48mm)
6.00"
(152.40mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2011 1941
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Jul 2011–May 2012
11-Month
45.48"
(1,155.19mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
5.19"
(131.82mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2011 1931
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Jun 2011–May 2012
12-Month
49.53"
(1,258.06mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
4.88"
(123.95mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2011 1931
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Ties: 1899
Dec 2010–May 2012
18-Month
76.78"
(1,950.21mm)
66.76"
(1,695.70mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2011 1931
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Jun 2010–May 2012
24-Month
97.70"
(2,481.58mm)
89.29"
(2,267.97mm)
8.41"
(213.61mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2011 1931
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Jun 2009–May 2012
36-Month
142.74"
(3,625.60mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
8.72"
(221.49mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2011 1966
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2019
Jun 2008–May 2012
48-Month
187.85"
(4,771.39mm)
178.73"
(4,539.74mm)
9.12"
(231.65mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2011 1969
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Jun 2007–May 2012
60-Month
234.78"
(5,963.41mm)
223.41"
(5,674.61mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2011 1969
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 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/