Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1989
1-Month
7.07"
(179.58mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
3.41"
(86.62mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1988 1903
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Apr–May 1989
2-Month
9.78"
(248.41mm)
7.17"
(182.12mm)
2.61"
(66.29mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1988 1903
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Mar–May 1989
3-Month
13.18"
(334.77mm)
10.57"
(268.48mm)
2.61"
(66.29mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1988 1915
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Feb–May 1989
4-Month
15.51"
(393.95mm)
13.29"
(337.57mm)
2.22"
(56.38mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1988 1941
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Jan–May 1989
5-Month
17.34"
(440.44mm)
16.44"
(417.58mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1988 1941
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1979
Dec 1988–May 1989
6-Month
18.81"
(477.77mm)
19.74"
(501.40mm)
-0.93"
(-23.63mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1988 1941
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Nov 1988–May 1989
7-Month
24.03"
(610.36mm)
23.27"
(591.06mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1988 1905
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Oct 1988–May 1989
8-Month
27.10"
(688.34mm)
26.68"
(677.67mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1988 1925
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Sep 1988–May 1989
9-Month
29.60"
(751.84mm)
30.36"
(771.14mm)
-0.76"
(-19.30mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Aug 1988–May 1989
10-Month
34.11"
(866.39mm)
34.19"
(868.43mm)
-0.08"
(-2.04mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Jul 1988–May 1989
11-Month
39.38"
(1,000.25mm)
38.17"
(969.52mm)
1.21"
(30.73mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jun 1988–May 1989
12-Month
41.02"
(1,041.91mm)
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
-1.01"
(-25.65mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Dec 1987–May 1989
18-Month
57.35"
(1,456.69mm)
61.76"
(1,568.70mm)
-4.41"
(-112.01mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Jun 1987–May 1989
24-Month
81.06"
(2,058.92mm)
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
-2.95"
(-74.93mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Jun 1986–May 1989
36-Month
123.88"
(3,146.55mm)
126.02"
(3,200.91mm)
-2.14"
(-54.36mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1987 1967
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2007
Jun 1985–May 1989
48-Month
165.95"
(4,215.13mm)
168.06"
(4,268.72mm)
-2.11"
(-53.59mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1988 1967
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2007
Jun 1984–May 1989
60-Month
202.41"
(5,141.21mm)
210.01"
(5,334.25mm)
-7.60"
(-193.04mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1970 1967
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/