Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, May 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2016
1-Month
6.01"
(152.65mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
1.86"
(47.24mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2015 1911
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1996
Ties: 1989
Apr–May 2016
2-Month
8.92"
(226.57mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
1.04"
(26.42mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2015 1930
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1901
Mar–May 2016
3-Month
11.45"
(290.83mm)
11.96"
(303.78mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2014 1941
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2011
Feb–May 2016
4-Month
15.10"
(383.54mm)
15.08"
(383.03mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2014 1941
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2018
Jan–May 2016
5-Month
17.71"
(449.83mm)
18.71"
(475.23mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2014 1941
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1994
Ties: 1999
Dec 2015–May 2016
6-Month
22.43"
(569.72mm)
22.13"
(562.10mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2013 1941
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1994
Nov 2015–May 2016
7-Month
24.71"
(627.63mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2013 1941
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1994
Oct 2015–May 2016
8-Month
27.47"
(697.74mm)
28.18"
(715.77mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 2013 1941
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1994
Sep 2015–May 2016
9-Month
31.52"
(800.61mm)
31.41"
(797.81mm)
0.11"
(2.80mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2014 1941
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019
Aug 2015–May 2016
10-Month
34.23"
(869.44mm)
35.57"
(903.48mm)
-1.34"
(-34.04mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2013 1941
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019
Jul 2015–May 2016
11-Month
40.69"
(1,033.53mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019
Ties: 2015
Jun 2015–May 2016
12-Month
47.12"
(1,196.85mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
Dec 2014–May 2016
18-Month
69.66"
(1,769.36mm)
66.76"
(1,695.70mm)
2.90"
(73.66mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
Jun 2014–May 2016
24-Month
92.35"
(2,345.69mm)
89.29"
(2,267.97mm)
3.06"
(77.72mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2014 1931
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019
Jun 2013–May 2016
36-Month
140.71"
(3,574.03mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
6.69"
(169.92mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2015 1966
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
Jun 2012–May 2016
48-Month
183.22"
(4,653.79mm)
178.73"
(4,539.74mm)
4.49"
(114.05mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2010 1969
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019
Jun 2011–May 2016
60-Month
232.75"
(5,911.85mm)
223.41"
(5,674.61mm)
9.34"
(237.24mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2013 1969
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/