Parkersburg May 3 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Parkersburg, West Virginia for the date of May 3.
May 3 All-Time Records
1926–2024
Highest temperature 90 °F 2024
Lowest temperature 34 °F 1981
Lowest daily high 43 °F 1940
Highest daily low 65 °F 1958
Most precipitation 1.79 inches 1985
Most snow none -
May 3 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 72.3 °F
Average low 47.5 °F
Chance precipitation 45.2%
Chance snow 0%
Parkersburg May 3 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2024 90 58 0.00 0.0
2023 49 41 0.24 0.0
2022 78 51 0.00 0.0
2021 83 57 0.19 0.0
2020 78 48 0.02 0.0
2019 88 63 0.63 0.0
2018 86 52 0.00 0.0
2017 67 46 0.00 0.0
2016 n/a n/a 0.02 0.0
2015 n/a n/a 0.00 0.0
2014 60 43 0.00 0.0
2013 79 53 0.00 0.0
2012 88 62 0.00 n/a
2011 76 53 0.07 n/a
2010 70 57 1.72 0.0
2009 66 54 0.05 0.0
2008 84 58 0.09 0.0
2007 79 55 0.00 0.0
2006 73 51 0.15 0.0
2005 55 36 0.00 0.0
2004 70 38 0.12 0.0
2003 75 53 0.00 0.0
2002 80 43 0.00 0.0
2001 85 53 0.00 0.0
2000 73 44 0.00 0.0
1999 78 42 0.00 0.0
1998 56 50 0.57 0.0
1997 73 39 0.43 0.0
1996 71 42 0.06 0.0
1995 52 41 0.34 0.0
1994 n/a n/a n/a 0.0
1993 85 51 0.00 0.0
1992 79 46 0.48 0.0
1991 72 51 0.00 0.0
1990 63 n/a 0.00 0.0
1989 56 35 0.06 0.0
1988 70 42 0.00 0.0
1987 81 50 0.05 0.0
1986 62 37 0.00 0.0
1985 62 48 1.79 0.0
1984 65 42 0.00 0.0
1983 78 58 0.62 0.0
1982 76 40 0.00 0.0
1981 70 34 0.00 0.0
1980 76 45 0.00 0.0
1979 69 58 0.69 0.0
1978 65 36 0.00 0.0
1977 78 54 0.06 0.0
1976 52 43 0.01 0.0
1975 75 50 0.40 0.0
1974 66 50 0.14 0.0
1973 66 49 0.35 0.0
1972 69 51 0.27 0.0
1971 53 40 0.01 0.0
1970 61 43 0.00 0.0
1969 84 49 0.00 0.0
1968 84 52 0.65 0.0
1967 62 39 0.00 0.0
1966 66 36 0.00 0.0
1965 85 52 0.00 0.0
1964 79 50 0.00 0.0
1963 78 38 0.00 0.0
1962 76 48 0.00 0.0
1961 65 38 0.00 0.0
1960 78 42 0.00 0.0
1959 88 59 0.00 0.0
1958 78 65 0.08 0.0
1957 57 39 0.00 0.0
1956 73 54 0.00 0.0
1955 86 51 0.00 0.0
1954 71 43 0.56 0.0
1953 79 46 0.00 0.0
1952 74 39 0.00 0.0
1951 80 61 0.24 0.0
1950 82 50 0.00 0.0
1949 86 51 0.00 0.0
1948 68 52 0.00 0.0
1947 64 45 0.00 0.0
1946 65 51 0.44 0.0
1945 55 43 0.30 0.0
1944 86 64 0.00 0.0
1943 68 48 0.04 0.0
1942 90 65 0.00 0.0
1941 69 42 0.00 0.0
1940 43 37 0.04 0.0
1939 59 37 0.00 0.0
1938 88 54 0.00 0.0
1937 76 50 0.00 0.0
1936 71 54 0.00 0.0
1935 80 51 0.16 0.0
1934 80 50 0.00 0.0
1933 57 45 0.01 0.0
1932 67 36 0.01 0.0
1931 55 43 0.00 0.0
1930 75 46 0.00 0.0
1929 52 38 0.05 0.0
1928 86 46 0.00 0.0
1927 80 53 0.00 0.0
1926 71 45 0.06 0.0
What's the all-time high for Parkersburg on 5/3?
For the date of May 3, the highest temperature ever reached in Parkersburg history is 90 °F which has happened 2 times, most recently in 2024.
Highest Temperatures in Parkersburg on May 3
Rank Temperature Year
1 90 °F 1942
1 90 °F 2024
3 88 °F 1938
3 88 °F 2019
3 88 °F 1959
3 88 °F 2012
7 86 °F 1944
7 86 °F 2018
7 86 °F 1949
7 86 °F 1955
7 86 °F 1928
What's the all-time low for Parkersburg on 5/3?
For the date of May 3, the lowest temperature ever reached in Parkersburg history is 34 °F which happened in 1981.
Lowest Temperatures in Parkersburg on May 3
Rank Temperature Year
1 34 °F 1981
2 35 °F 1989
3 36 °F 1932
3 36 °F 1966
3 36 °F 1978
3 36 °F 2005
7 37 °F 1940
7 37 °F 1986
7 37 °F 1939
10 38 °F 1961
10 38 °F 1963
10 38 °F 2004
10 38 °F 1929
Lowest High Temperatures in Parkersburg on May 3
Rank Temperature Year
1 43 °F 1940
2 49 °F 2023
3 52 °F 1929
3 52 °F 1976
3 52 °F 1995
6 53 °F 1971
7 55 °F 2005
7 55 °F 1945
7 55 °F 1931
10 56 °F 1998
10 56 °F 1989
What's the most it has ever rained in Parkersburg on 5/3?
For the date of May 3, the most precipitation ever recorded in Parkersburg history is 1.79 inches which happened in 1985.
All-Time Most Precipitation in Parkersburg on May 3
Rank Precipitation Year
1 1.79 inches 1985
2 1.72 inches 2010
3 0.69 inches 1979
4 0.65 inches 1968
5 0.63 inches 2019
6 0.62 inches 1983
7 0.57 inches 1998
8 0.56 inches 1954
9 0.48 inches 1992
10 0.44 inches 1946
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1926–2024 Parkersburg location