Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1990

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1990
1-Month
6.19"
(157.23mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
2.53"
(64.27mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1903
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1984
Apr–May 1990
2-Month
9.91"
(251.71mm)
7.17"
(182.12mm)
2.74"
(69.59mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1989 1903
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Mar–May 1990
3-Month
12.15"
(308.61mm)
10.57"
(268.48mm)
1.58"
(40.13mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1988 1915
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1983
Feb–May 1990
4-Month
15.13"
(384.30mm)
13.29"
(337.57mm)
1.84"
(46.73mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1988 1941
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2011
Jan–May 1990
5-Month
19.08"
(484.63mm)
16.44"
(417.58mm)
2.64"
(67.05mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1989 1941
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1979
Dec 1989–May 1990
6-Month
20.53"
(521.46mm)
19.74"
(501.40mm)
0.79"
(20.06mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1989 1941
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Nov 1989–May 1990
7-Month
24.42"
(620.27mm)
23.27"
(591.06mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1989 1905
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Oct 1989–May 1990
8-Month
28.71"
(729.23mm)
26.68"
(677.67mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1989 1925
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Sep 1989–May 1990
9-Month
33.34"
(846.84mm)
30.36"
(771.14mm)
2.98"
(75.70mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1965
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Ties: 2017
Aug 1989–May 1990
10-Month
37.22"
(945.39mm)
34.19"
(868.43mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1989 1965
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jul 1989–May 1990
11-Month
41.16"
(1,045.46mm)
38.17"
(969.52mm)
2.99"
(75.94mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1989 1965
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Ties: 2017
Jun 1989–May 1990
12-Month
46.99"
(1,193.55mm)
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
4.96"
(125.99mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1989 1965
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Dec 1988–May 1990
18-Month
65.80"
(1,671.32mm)
61.76"
(1,568.70mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1989 1965
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jun 1988–May 1990
24-Month
88.01"
(2,235.45mm)
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jun 1987–May 1990
36-Month
128.05"
(3,252.47mm)
126.02"
(3,200.91mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1967
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2007
Jun 1986–May 1990
48-Month
170.87"
(4,340.10mm)
168.06"
(4,268.72mm)
2.81"
(71.38mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1989 1967
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2007
Jun 1985–May 1990
60-Month
212.94"
(5,408.68mm)
210.01"
(5,334.25mm)
2.93"
(74.43mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1989 1967
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 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/