Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1962
1-Month
2.16"
(54.86mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1959 1903
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1984
Apr–May 1962
2-Month
6.22"
(157.99mm)
7.17"
(182.12mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1959 1903
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1983
Mar–May 1962
3-Month
8.44"
(214.38mm)
10.57"
(268.48mm)
-2.13"
(-54.10mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1959 1915
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1983
Feb–May 1962
4-Month
11.59"
(294.39mm)
13.29"
(337.57mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1959 1941
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Ties: 1917
Jan–May 1962
5-Month
14.48"
(367.79mm)
16.44"
(417.58mm)
-1.96"
(-49.79mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1959 1941
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1979
Dec 1961–May 1962
6-Month
17.36"
(440.94mm)
19.74"
(501.40mm)
-2.38"
(-60.46mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1941
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1984
Nov 1961–May 1962
7-Month
20.86"
(529.84mm)
23.27"
(591.06mm)
-2.41"
(-61.22mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1959 1905
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1984
Oct 1961–May 1962
8-Month
23.31"
(592.07mm)
26.68"
(677.67mm)
-3.37"
(-85.60mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1959 1925
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1984
Sep 1961–May 1962
9-Month
25.98"
(659.89mm)
30.36"
(771.14mm)
-4.38"
(-111.25mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Aug 1961–May 1962
10-Month
29.51"
(749.55mm)
34.19"
(868.43mm)
-4.68"
(-118.88mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Jul 1961–May 1962
11-Month
33.64"
(854.46mm)
38.17"
(969.52mm)
-4.53"
(-115.06mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Jun 1961–May 1962
12-Month
37.63"
(955.80mm)
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
-4.40"
(-111.76mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Dec 1960–May 1962
18-Month
57.72"
(1,466.09mm)
61.76"
(1,568.70mm)
-4.04"
(-102.61mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Jun 1960–May 1962
24-Month
78.95"
(2,005.33mm)
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
-5.06"
(-128.52mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Jun 1959–May 1962
36-Month
126.15"
(3,204.21mm)
126.02"
(3,200.91mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1967
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2007
Jun 1958–May 1962
48-Month
166.43"
(4,227.32mm)
168.06"
(4,268.72mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1967
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2007
Jun 1957–May 1962
60-Month
208.23"
(5,289.04mm)
210.01"
(5,334.25mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1967
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/