Parkersburg May 1 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Parkersburg, West Virginia for the date of May 1.
May 1 All-Time Records
1926–2024
Highest temperature 93 °F 1942
Lowest temperature 34 °F 1963
Lowest daily high 51 °F 1996
Highest daily low 70 °F 1970
Most precipitation 0.98 inches 1981
Most snow none -
May 1 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 71.9 °F
Average low 46.9 °F
Chance precipitation 44.1%
Chance snow 0%
Parkersburg May 1 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 73 57 0.37 0.0
2023 62 44 0.05 0.0
2022 69 55 0.00 0.0
2021 65 36 0.00 0.0
2020 63 45 0.02 0.0
2019 80 52 0.00 0.0
2018 73 35 0.00 0.0
2017 90 65 0.00 0.0
2016 n/a n/a 0.38 0.0
2015 n/a n/a 0.05 0.0
2014 67 54 0.31 0.0
2013 80 49 0.00 0.0
2012 86 51 0.27 n/a
2011 72 40 0.01 n/a
2010 85 50 0.00 0.0
2009 76 59 0.32 0.0
2008 63 42 0.00 0.0
2007 88 55 0.00 0.0
2006 76 n/a 0.00 0.0
2005 59 43 0.02 0.0
2004 74 53 0.05 0.0
2003 82 53 0.22 0.0
2002 72 41 0.00 0.0
2001 83 43 0.00 0.0
2000 75 43 0.00 0.0
1999 76 41 0.00 0.0
1998 71 54 0.22 0.0
1997 79 40 0.09 0.0
1996 51 42 0.22 0.0
1995 56 43 0.14 0.0
1994 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
1993 76 49 0.00 0.0
1992 56 36 0.20 0.0
1991 87 51 0.00 0.0
1990 85 n/a 0.00 0.0
1989 75 51 0.00 0.0
1988 68 38 0.00 0.0
1987 68 38 0.00 0.0
1986 84 49 0.00 0.0
1985 87 n/a 0.00 0.0
1984 n/a 39 0.01 0.0
1983 77 50 0.01 0.0
1982 76 48 0.00 0.0
1981 52 45 0.98 0.0
1980 68 49 0.00 0.0
1979 63 39 0.00 0.0
1978 55 36 0.00 0.0
1977 78 38 0.00 0.0
1976 61 50 0.30 0.0
1975 72 58 0.13 0.0
1974 72 50 0.00 0.0
1973 81 54 0.00 0.0
1972 80 55 0.00 0.0
1971 66 35 0.00 0.0
1970 88 70 0.00 0.0
1969 70 35 0.00 0.0
1968 70 47 0.09 0.0
1967 75 56 0.27 0.0
1966 60 47 0.02 0.0
1965 85 54 0.00 0.0
1964 76 42 0.00 0.0
1963 56 34 0.00 0.0
1962 87 61 0.00 0.0
1961 65 47 0.07 0.0
1960 55 37 0.00 0.0
1959 70 49 0.00 0.0
1958 74 46 0.00 0.0
1957 82 50 0.00 0.0
1956 70 41 0.00 0.0
1955 75 46 0.00 0.0
1954 83 64 0.66 0.0
1953 81 62 0.00 0.0
1952 82 44 0.00 0.0
1951 88 59 0.00 0.0
1950 64 51 0.00 0.0
1949 81 58 0.01 0.0
1948 58 50 0.07 0.0
1947 80 54 0.27 0.0
1946 70 58 0.01 0.0
1945 56 38 0.00 0.0
1944 82 50 0.00 0.0
1943 54 35 0.00 0.0
1942 93 57 0.16 0.0
1941 82 50 0.01 0.0
1940 69 46 0.08 0.0
1939 59 34 0.00 0.0
1938 71 39 0.00 0.0
1937 76 50 0.00 0.0
1936 85 58 0.00 0.0
1935 57 37 0.00 0.0
1934 78 49 0.00 0.0
1933 82 65 0.00 0.0
1932 68 51 0.01 0.0
1931 61 40 0.00 0.0
1930 85 61 0.00 0.0
1929 78 57 0.01 0.0
1928 66 48 0.00 0.0
1927 66 40 0.00 0.0
1926 88 60 0.00 0.0
What's the all-time high for Parkersburg on 5/1?
For the date of May 1, the highest temperature ever reached in Parkersburg history is 93 °F which happened in 1942.
Highest Temperatures in Parkersburg on May 1
Rank Temperature Year
1 93 °F 1942
2 90 °F 2017
3 88 °F 1951
3 88 °F 1970
3 88 °F 2007
3 88 °F 1926
7 87 °F 1985
7 87 °F 1991
7 87 °F 1962
10 86 °F 2012
What's the all-time low for Parkersburg on 5/1?
For the date of May 1, the lowest temperature ever reached in Parkersburg history is 34 °F which has happened 2 times, most recently in 1963.
Lowest Temperatures in Parkersburg on May 1
Rank Temperature Year
1 34 °F 1963
1 34 °F 1939
3 35 °F 2018
3 35 °F 1969
3 35 °F 1943
3 35 °F 1971
7 36 °F 1992
7 36 °F 1978
7 36 °F 2021
10 37 °F 1935
10 37 °F 1960
Lowest High Temperatures in Parkersburg on May 1
Rank Temperature Year
1 51 °F 1996
2 52 °F 1981
3 54 °F 1943
4 55 °F 1978
4 55 °F 1960
6 56 °F 1945
6 56 °F 1963
6 56 °F 1992
6 56 °F 1995
10 57 °F 1935
What's the most it has ever rained in Parkersburg on 5/1?
For the date of May 1, the most precipitation ever recorded in Parkersburg history is 0.98 inches which happened in 1981.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Parkersburg on May 1
Rank Precipitation Year
1 0.98 inches 1981
2 0.66 inches 1954
3 0.38 inches 2016
4 0.37 inches 2024
5 0.32 inches 2009
6 0.31 inches 2014
7 0.30 inches 1976
8 0.27 inches 1967
8 0.27 inches 1947
8 0.27 inches 2012
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1926–2024 Parkersburg location