Parkersburg May 17 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Parkersburg, West Virginia for the date of May 17.
May 17 All-Time Records
1926–2024
Highest temperature 94 °F 1962
Lowest temperature 38 °F 1984
Lowest daily high 55 °F 2011
Highest daily low 67 °F 1943
Most precipitation 1.67 inches 1945
Most snow none -
May 17 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 75.9 °F
Average low 52.2 °F
Chance precipitation 44.3%
Chance snow 0%
Parkersburg May 17 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 78 61 0.01 0.0
2023 67 54 0.12 0.0
2022 76 54 0.11 0.0
2021 73 50 0.00 0.0
2020 78 59 0.00 0.0
2019 n/a n/a n/a 0.0
2018 82 66 0.01 0.0
2017 89 52 0.00 0.0
2016 n/a n/a 0.10 0.0
2015 n/a n/a 0.15 0.0
2014 63 43 0.26 0.0
2013 72 62 0.16 0.0
2012 n/a n/a n/a n/a
2011 55 48 0.38 n/a
2010 73 58 0.30 0.0
2009 80 49 0.60 0.0
2008 60 48 0.03 0.0
2007 86 45 0.41 0.0
2006 62 48 0.25 0.0
2005 62 42 0.00 0.0
2004 77 55 0.00 0.0
2003 76 54 0.00 0.0
2002 77 48 0.02 0.0
2001 68 56 0.35 0.0
2000 74 40 0.00 0.0
1999 83 50 0.00 0.0
1998 83 57 0.00 0.0
1997 61 45 0.12 0.0
1996 75 61 0.29 0.0
1995 77 48 0.69 0.0
1994 70 48 0.00 0.0
1993 70 43 0.27 0.0
1992 85 54 0.00 0.0
1991 89 63 0.00 0.0
1990 82 63 0.60 0.0
1989 67 46 0.00 0.0
1988 88 55 0.00 0.0
1987 83 48 0.00 0.0
1986 87 64 0.00 0.0
1985 78 53 0.56 0.0
1984 70 38 0.00 0.0
1983 61 38 0.18 0.0
1982 91 55 0.00 0.0
1981 73 42 0.00 0.0
1980 69 55 0.32 0.0
1979 72 42 0.00 0.0
1978 67 48 0.00 0.0
1977 87 51 0.00 0.0
1976 69 56 0.38 0.0
1975 75 54 0.17 0.0
1974 88 65 0.66 0.0
1973 55 44 0.19 0.0
1972 67 49 0.28 0.0
1971 82 53 0.00 0.0
1970 60 49 0.04 0.0
1969 78 62 0.01 0.0
1968 74 54 0.00 0.0
1967 64 41 0.49 0.0
1966 82 56 0.00 0.0
1965 75 59 0.28 0.0
1964 78 56 0.01 0.0
1963 74 59 0.13 0.0
1962 94 64 0.00 0.0
1961 73 43 0.00 0.0
1960 86 61 0.03 0.0
1959 73 39 0.00 0.0
1958 83 56 0.00 0.0
1957 84 44 0.04 0.0
1956 67 39 0.20 0.0
1955 65 51 0.00 0.0
1954 73 58 0.08 0.0
1953 76 62 0.46 0.0
1952 79 50 0.08 0.0
1951 89 56 0.00 0.0
1950 80 55 0.04 0.0
1949 87 58 0.00 0.0
1948 68 55 0.12 0.0
1947 83 61 0.01 0.0
1946 65 55 0.05 0.0
1945 69 58 1.67 0.0
1944 86 62 0.37 0.0
1943 84 67 0.00 0.0
1942 75 41 0.00 0.0
1941 68 48 0.28 0.0
1940 62 46 0.00 0.0
1939 80 50 0.00 0.0
1938 70 45 0.02 0.0
1937 71 50 0.00 0.0
1936 89 51 0.00 0.0
1935 68 50 0.00 0.0
1934 79 44 0.00 0.0
1933 72 52 0.00 0.0
1932 68 50 0.00 0.0
1931 75 61 0.10 0.0
1930 77 60 0.00 0.0
1929 75 40 0.00 0.0
1928 76 62 0.36 0.0
1927 67 47 0.00 0.0
1926 83 60 0.00 0.0
What's the all-time high for Parkersburg on 5/17?
For the date of May 17, the highest temperature ever reached in Parkersburg history is 94 °F which happened in 1962.
Highest Temperatures in Parkersburg on May 17
Rank Temperature Year
1 94 °F 1962
2 91 °F 1982
3 89 °F 1991
3 89 °F 1936
3 89 °F 1951
3 89 °F 2017
7 88 °F 1988
7 88 °F 1974
9 87 °F 1977
9 87 °F 1949
9 87 °F 1986
What's the all-time low for Parkersburg on 5/17?
For the date of May 17, the lowest temperature ever reached in Parkersburg history is 38 °F which has happened 2 times, most recently in 1984.
Lowest Temperatures in Parkersburg on May 17
Rank Temperature Year
1 38 °F 1984
1 38 °F 1983
3 39 °F 1956
3 39 °F 1959
5 40 °F 1929
5 40 °F 2000
7 41 °F 1942
7 41 °F 1967
9 42 °F 1981
9 42 °F 2005
9 42 °F 1979
Lowest High Temperatures in Parkersburg on May 17
Rank Temperature Year
1 55 °F 2011
1 55 °F 1973
3 60 °F 2008
3 60 °F 1970
5 61 °F 1997
5 61 °F 1983
7 62 °F 2006
7 62 °F 1940
7 62 °F 2005
10 63 °F 2014
What's the most it has ever rained in Parkersburg on 5/17?
For the date of May 17, the most precipitation ever recorded in Parkersburg history is 1.67 inches which happened in 1945.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Parkersburg on May 17
Rank Precipitation Year
1 1.67 inches 1945
2 0.69 inches 1995
3 0.66 inches 1974
4 0.60 inches 2009
4 0.60 inches 1990
6 0.56 inches 1985
7 0.49 inches 1967
8 0.46 inches 1953
9 0.41 inches 2007
10 0.38 inches 1976
10 0.38 inches 2011
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1926–2024 Parkersburg location