Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1983
1-Month
5.34"
(135.64mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
1.68"
(42.68mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1982 1903
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1984
Apr–May 1983
2-Month
12.32"
(312.93mm)
7.17"
(182.12mm)
5.15"
(130.81mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1982 1903
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Mar–May 1983
3-Month
17.18"
(436.37mm)
10.57"
(268.48mm)
6.61"
(167.89mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1982 1915
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Feb–May 1983
4-Month
19.61"
(498.09mm)
13.29"
(337.57mm)
6.32"
(160.52mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 1941
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jan–May 1983
5-Month
22.43"
(569.72mm)
16.44"
(417.58mm)
5.99"
(152.14mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 1941
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Dec 1982–May 1983
6-Month
24.64"
(625.86mm)
19.74"
(501.40mm)
4.90"
(124.46mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1982 1941
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1984
Nov 1982–May 1983
7-Month
28.98"
(736.09mm)
23.27"
(591.06mm)
5.71"
(145.03mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1982 1905
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1984
Oct 1982–May 1983
8-Month
30.66"
(778.76mm)
26.68"
(677.67mm)
3.98"
(101.09mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1982 1925
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1984
Sep 1982–May 1983
9-Month
33.68"
(855.47mm)
30.36"
(771.14mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Aug 1982–May 1983
10-Month
36.84"
(935.74mm)
34.19"
(868.43mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Jul 1982–May 1983
11-Month
39.77"
(1,010.16mm)
38.17"
(969.52mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Jun 1982–May 1983
12-Month
46.01"
(1,168.65mm)
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
3.98"
(101.09mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1953
Dec 1981–May 1983
18-Month
64.78"
(1,645.41mm)
61.76"
(1,568.70mm)
3.02"
(76.71mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jun 1981–May 1983
24-Month
89.08"
(2,262.63mm)
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
5.07"
(128.78mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Jun 1980–May 1983
36-Month
126.57"
(3,214.88mm)
126.02"
(3,200.91mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1982 1967
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2007
Jun 1979–May 1983
48-Month
166.74"
(4,235.20mm)
168.06"
(4,268.72mm)
-1.32"
(-33.52mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1982 1967
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2007
Jun 1978–May 1983
60-Month
212.29"
(5,392.17mm)
210.01"
(5,334.25mm)
2.28"
(57.92mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 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/