Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1951
1-Month
2.84"
(72.14mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
-0.82"
(-20.82mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1903
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1984
Ties: 1957
Apr–May 1951
2-Month
6.90"
(175.26mm)
7.17"
(182.12mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1950 1903
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Mar–May 1951
3-Month
11.26"
(286.00mm)
10.57"
(268.48mm)
0.69"
(17.52mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1915
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1983
Feb–May 1951
4-Month
15.32"
(389.13mm)
13.29"
(337.57mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1950 1941
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Jan–May 1951
5-Month
18.41"
(467.61mm)
16.44"
(417.58mm)
1.97"
(50.03mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1950 1941
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1979
Dec 1950–May 1951
6-Month
22.35"
(567.69mm)
19.74"
(501.40mm)
2.61"
(66.29mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1950 1941
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1984
Nov 1950–May 1951
7-Month
28.56"
(725.42mm)
23.27"
(591.06mm)
5.29"
(134.36mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1950 1905
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Oct 1950–May 1951
8-Month
31.16"
(791.46mm)
26.68"
(677.67mm)
4.48"
(113.79mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1950 1925
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1984
Sep 1950–May 1951
9-Month
34.28"
(870.71mm)
30.36"
(771.14mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Aug 1950–May 1951
10-Month
38.44"
(976.38mm)
34.19"
(868.43mm)
4.25"
(107.95mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Jul 1950–May 1951
11-Month
42.21"
(1,072.13mm)
38.17"
(969.52mm)
4.04"
(102.61mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Ties: 1898
Jun 1950–May 1951
12-Month
45.97"
(1,167.64mm)
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2019
Dec 1949–May 1951
18-Month
65.50"
(1,663.70mm)
61.76"
(1,568.70mm)
3.74"
(95.00mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jun 1949–May 1951
24-Month
83.51"
(2,121.15mm)
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Jun 1948–May 1951
36-Month
124.78"
(3,169.41mm)
126.02"
(3,200.91mm)
-1.24"
(-31.50mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1950 1967
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2007
Jun 1947–May 1951
48-Month
166.68"
(4,233.67mm)
168.06"
(4,268.72mm)
-1.38"
(-35.05mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1950 1967
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2007
Jun 1946–May 1951
60-Month
209.20"
(5,313.68mm)
210.01"
(5,334.25mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1950 1967
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/