Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1941

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1941
1-Month
2.25"
(57.15mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
-1.41"
(-35.81mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1939 1903
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1984
Apr–May 1941
2-Month
3.87"
(98.30mm)
7.17"
(182.12mm)
-3.30"
(-83.82mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1903 1903
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1983
Mar–May 1941
3-Month
6.26"
(159.00mm)
10.57"
(268.48mm)
-4.31"
(-109.48mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1915
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1983
Feb–May 1941
4-Month
7.91"
(200.91mm)
13.29"
(337.57mm)
-5.38"
(-136.66mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1941
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2011
Jan–May 1941
5-Month
10.32"
(262.13mm)
16.44"
(417.58mm)
-6.12"
(-155.45mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1941
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1979
Dec 1940–May 1941
6-Month
13.68"
(347.47mm)
19.74"
(501.40mm)
-6.06"
(-153.93mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1941
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1984
Nov 1940–May 1941
7-Month
18.47"
(469.14mm)
23.27"
(591.06mm)
-4.80"
(-121.92mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1911 1905
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1984
Oct 1940–May 1941
8-Month
20.31"
(515.87mm)
26.68"
(677.67mm)
-6.37"
(-161.80mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1984
Sep 1940–May 1941
9-Month
24.16"
(613.66mm)
30.36"
(771.14mm)
-6.20"
(-157.48mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1931 1965
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Aug 1940–May 1941
10-Month
27.21"
(691.13mm)
34.19"
(868.43mm)
-6.98"
(-177.30mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1931 1965
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Jul 1940–May 1941
11-Month
30.54"
(775.72mm)
38.17"
(969.52mm)
-7.63"
(-193.80mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1931 1965
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Jun 1940–May 1941
12-Month
34.58"
(878.33mm)
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
-7.45"
(-189.23mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1931 1965
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Dec 1939–May 1941
18-Month
55.87"
(1,419.10mm)
61.76"
(1,568.70mm)
-5.89"
(-149.60mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1931 1965
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Jun 1939–May 1941
24-Month
74.57"
(1,894.08mm)
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
-9.44"
(-239.77mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1932 1966
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Jun 1938–May 1941
36-Month
119.95"
(3,046.73mm)
126.02"
(3,200.91mm)
-6.07"
(-154.18mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1933 1967
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2007
Jun 1937–May 1941
48-Month
162.42"
(4,125.47mm)
168.06"
(4,268.72mm)
-5.64"
(-143.25mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1934 1967
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2007
Jun 1936–May 1941
60-Month
206.20"
(5,237.48mm)
210.01"
(5,334.25mm)
-3.81"
(-96.77mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1935 1967
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/