Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1902

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1902
1-Month
2.74"
(69.60mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
-0.92"
(-23.36mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1896 1903
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1984
Apr–May 1902
2-Month
6.11"
(155.19mm)
7.17"
(182.12mm)
-1.06"
(-26.93mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1900 1903
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1983
Mar–May 1902
3-Month
11.01"
(279.65mm)
10.57"
(268.48mm)
0.44"
(11.17mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1900 1915
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1983
Feb–May 1902
4-Month
14.39"
(365.51mm)
13.29"
(337.57mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1899 1941
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2011
Jan–May 1902
5-Month
17.04"
(432.82mm)
16.44"
(417.58mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1899 1941
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1979
Dec 1901–May 1902
6-Month
23.37"
(593.60mm)
19.74"
(501.40mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1901 1941
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Nov 1901–May 1902
7-Month
25.92"
(658.37mm)
23.27"
(591.06mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1900 1905
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1984
Oct 1901–May 1902
8-Month
28.15"
(715.01mm)
26.68"
(677.67mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1900 1925
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1984
Sep 1901–May 1902
9-Month
31.50"
(800.10mm)
30.36"
(771.14mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1900 1965
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2019
Aug 1901–May 1902
10-Month
37.03"
(940.56mm)
34.19"
(868.43mm)
2.84"
(72.13mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1901 1965
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Jul 1901–May 1902
11-Month
41.29"
(1,048.77mm)
38.17"
(969.52mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1901 1965
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2019
Jun 1901–May 1902
12-Month
44.46"
(1,129.28mm)
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
2.43"
(61.72mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1901 1965
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2019
Dec 1900–May 1902
18-Month
65.25"
(1,657.35mm)
61.76"
(1,568.70mm)
3.49"
(88.65mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1901 1965
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Jun 1900–May 1902
24-Month
87.04"
(2,210.82mm)
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
3.03"
(76.97mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1901 1966
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Jun 1899–May 1902
36-Month
127.41"
(3,236.21mm)
126.02"
(3,200.91mm)
1.39"
(35.30mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1901 1967
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2007
Jun 1898–May 1902
48-Month
171.17"
(4,347.72mm)
168.06"
(4,268.72mm)
3.11"
(79.00mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1899 1967
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2007
Ties: 1949
Jun 1897–May 1902
60-Month
217.22"
(5,517.39mm)
210.01"
(5,334.25mm)
7.21"
(183.14mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1901 1967
39th Wettest Wettest to Date 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/