Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, May 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2018
1-Month
6.16"
(156.46mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
2.01"
(51.05mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2017 1911
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1996
Ties: 2017
Apr–May 2018
2-Month
11.11"
(282.19mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
3.23"
(82.04mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1901
Mar–May 2018
3-Month
15.08"
(383.03mm)
11.96"
(303.78mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2017 1941
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Feb–May 2018
4-Month
21.93"
(557.02mm)
15.08"
(383.03mm)
6.85"
(173.99mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2017 1941
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jan–May 2018
5-Month
25.04"
(636.02mm)
18.71"
(475.23mm)
6.33"
(160.79mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2017 1941
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1994
Dec 2017–May 2018
6-Month
26.91"
(683.51mm)
22.13"
(562.10mm)
4.78"
(121.41mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2017 1941
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1994
Nov 2017–May 2018
7-Month
29.25"
(742.95mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2017 1941
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1994
Oct 2017–May 2018
8-Month
34.51"
(876.55mm)
28.18"
(715.77mm)
6.33"
(160.78mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2017 1941
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1994
Sep 2017–May 2018
9-Month
36.42"
(925.07mm)
31.41"
(797.81mm)
5.01"
(127.26mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2017 1941
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
Aug 2017–May 2018
10-Month
39.81"
(1,011.17mm)
35.57"
(903.48mm)
4.24"
(107.69mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2017 1941
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
Jul 2017–May 2018
11-Month
45.98"
(1,167.89mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
5.69"
(144.52mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2017 1931
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Jun 2017–May 2018
12-Month
50.68"
(1,287.27mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
6.03"
(153.16mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2017 1931
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Dec 2016–May 2018
18-Month
76.62"
(1,946.15mm)
66.76"
(1,695.70mm)
9.86"
(250.45mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2017 1931
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
Jun 2016–May 2018
24-Month
99.70"
(2,532.38mm)
89.29"
(2,267.97mm)
10.41"
(264.41mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2017 1931
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Jun 2015–May 2018
36-Month
146.82"
(3,729.23mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
12.80"
(325.12mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2017 1966
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2019
Jun 2014–May 2018
48-Month
192.05"
(4,878.07mm)
178.73"
(4,539.74mm)
13.32"
(338.33mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2017 1969
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Jun 2013–May 2018
60-Month
240.41"
(6,106.41mm)
223.41"
(5,674.61mm)
17.00"
(431.80mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2017 1969
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2019, retrieved on July 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/