Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1966

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1966
1-Month
3.12"
(79.25mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
-0.54"
(-13.71mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1965 1903
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1984
Ties: 2005
Apr–May 1966
2-Month
5.26"
(133.60mm)
7.17"
(182.12mm)
-1.91"
(-48.52mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1965 1903
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1983
Mar–May 1966
3-Month
8.03"
(203.96mm)
10.57"
(268.48mm)
-2.54"
(-64.52mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1965 1915
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1983
Feb–May 1966
4-Month
10.93"
(277.62mm)
13.29"
(337.57mm)
-2.36"
(-59.95mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1965 1941
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2011
Ties: 1959
Jan–May 1966
5-Month
14.21"
(360.93mm)
16.44"
(417.58mm)
-2.23"
(-56.65mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1965 1941
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1979
Dec 1965–May 1966
6-Month
15.91"
(404.11mm)
19.74"
(501.40mm)
-3.83"
(-97.29mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1965 1941
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1984
Nov 1965–May 1966
7-Month
19.04"
(483.62mm)
23.27"
(591.06mm)
-4.23"
(-107.44mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1965 1905
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1984
Oct 1965–May 1966
8-Month
22.48"
(570.99mm)
26.68"
(677.67mm)
-4.20"
(-106.68mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1965 1925
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1984
Sep 1965–May 1966
9-Month
25.94"
(658.88mm)
30.36"
(771.14mm)
-4.42"
(-112.26mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1965 1965
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2019
Aug 1965–May 1966
10-Month
30.01"
(762.25mm)
34.19"
(868.43mm)
-4.18"
(-106.18mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1965 1965
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2019
Jul 1965–May 1966
11-Month
32.65"
(829.31mm)
38.17"
(969.52mm)
-5.52"
(-140.21mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1965 1965
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2019
Jun 1965–May 1966
12-Month
34.93"
(887.22mm)
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
-7.10"
(-180.34mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1965 1965
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2019
Dec 1964–May 1966
18-Month
50.66"
(1,286.76mm)
61.76"
(1,568.70mm)
-11.10"
(-281.94mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1965 1965
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2019
Jun 1964–May 1966
24-Month
66.12"
(1,679.45mm)
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
-17.89"
(-454.40mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1966
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Jun 1963–May 1966
36-Month
103.69"
(2,633.73mm)
126.02"
(3,200.91mm)
-22.33"
(-567.18mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1967
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2007
Jun 1962–May 1966
48-Month
142.04"
(3,607.82mm)
168.06"
(4,268.72mm)
-26.02"
(-660.90mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1967
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2007
Jun 1961–May 1966
60-Month
179.67"
(4,563.62mm)
210.01"
(5,334.25mm)
-30.34"
(-770.63mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1967
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2008

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on June 4, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/