Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1996
1-Month
4.80"
(121.92mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1903
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1984
Apr–May 1996
2-Month
9.98"
(253.49mm)
7.17"
(182.12mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1995 1903
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Mar–May 1996
3-Month
12.73"
(323.34mm)
10.57"
(268.48mm)
2.16"
(54.86mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1995 1915
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1983
Feb–May 1996
4-Month
15.38"
(390.65mm)
13.29"
(337.57mm)
2.09"
(53.08mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2011
Ties: 1954
Jan–May 1996
5-Month
20.64"
(524.26mm)
16.44"
(417.58mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1979
Dec 1995–May 1996
6-Month
23.19"
(589.03mm)
19.74"
(501.40mm)
3.45"
(87.63mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Nov 1995–May 1996
7-Month
28.09"
(713.49mm)
23.27"
(591.06mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1995 1905
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Oct 1995–May 1996
8-Month
35.26"
(895.60mm)
26.68"
(677.67mm)
8.58"
(217.93mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1995 1925
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Sep 1995–May 1996
9-Month
38.16"
(969.26mm)
30.36"
(771.14mm)
7.80"
(198.12mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Aug 1995–May 1996
10-Month
40.30"
(1,023.62mm)
34.19"
(868.43mm)
6.11"
(155.19mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jul 1995–May 1996
11-Month
44.16"
(1,121.66mm)
38.17"
(969.52mm)
5.99"
(152.14mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jun 1995–May 1996
12-Month
46.67"
(1,185.42mm)
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2019
Dec 1994–May 1996
18-Month
62.95"
(1,598.93mm)
61.76"
(1,568.70mm)
1.19"
(30.23mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Jun 1994–May 1996
24-Month
85.56"
(2,173.22mm)
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Ties: 1972
Jun 1993–May 1996
36-Month
130.96"
(3,326.38mm)
126.02"
(3,200.91mm)
4.94"
(125.47mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1967
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2007
Jun 1992–May 1996
48-Month
175.81"
(4,465.57mm)
168.06"
(4,268.72mm)
7.75"
(196.85mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1995 1967
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2007
Jun 1991–May 1996
60-Month
213.69"
(5,427.73mm)
210.01"
(5,334.25mm)
3.68"
(93.48mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1995 1967
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2008

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on April 2, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/