Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1896
1-Month
2.68"
(68.07mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
-0.98"
(-24.89mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1895 1903
102nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Apr–May 1896
2-Month
4.13"
(104.90mm)
7.17"
(182.12mm)
-3.04"
(-77.22mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1903
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1983
Mar–May 1896
3-Month
9.36"
(237.74mm)
10.57"
(268.48mm)
-1.21"
(-30.74mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1895 1915
89th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Feb–May 1896
4-Month
14.21"
(360.93mm)
13.29"
(337.57mm)
0.92"
(23.36mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1895 1941
43rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jan–May 1896
5-Month
15.69"
(398.53mm)
16.44"
(417.58mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1895 1941
74th Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Ties: 1971
Dec 1895–May 1896
6-Month
19.25"
(488.95mm)
19.74"
(501.40mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
55th Driest Driest to Date 1941
70th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Nov 1895–May 1896
7-Month
23.67"
(601.22mm)
23.27"
(591.06mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
69th Driest Driest to Date 1905
56th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Oct 1895–May 1896
8-Month
25.97"
(659.64mm)
26.68"
(677.67mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
50th Driest Driest to Date 1925
75th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Sep 1895–May 1896
9-Month
28.12"
(714.25mm)
30.36"
(771.14mm)
-2.24"
(-56.89mm)
32nd Driest Driest to Date 1965
93rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1895–May 1896
10-Month
31.68"
(804.67mm)
34.19"
(868.43mm)
-2.51"
(-63.76mm)
29th Driest Driest to Date 1965
96th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1895–May 1896
11-Month
34.91"
(886.71mm)
38.17"
(969.52mm)
-3.26"
(-82.81mm)
23rd Driest Driest to Date 1965
102nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1895–May 1896
12-Month
38.20"
(970.28mm)
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
-3.83"
(-97.28mm)
21st Driest Driest to Date 1965
104th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/