Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 2001

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2001
1-Month
2.89"
(73.41mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
-0.77"
(-19.55mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1999 1903
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1984
Ties: 1928
Apr–May 2001
2-Month
4.56"
(115.82mm)
7.17"
(182.12mm)
-2.61"
(-66.30mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1965 1903
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1983
Mar–May 2001
3-Month
9.46"
(240.28mm)
10.57"
(268.48mm)
-1.11"
(-28.20mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1999 1915
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1983
Feb–May 2001
4-Month
11.75"
(298.45mm)
13.29"
(337.57mm)
-1.54"
(-39.12mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1999 1941
94th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Jan–May 2001
5-Month
13.57"
(344.68mm)
16.44"
(417.58mm)
-2.87"
(-72.90mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1979
Dec 2000–May 2001
6-Month
17.24"
(437.90mm)
19.74"
(501.40mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1984
Nov 2000–May 2001
7-Month
19.99"
(507.75mm)
23.27"
(591.06mm)
-3.28"
(-83.31mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1988 1905
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1984
Oct 2000–May 2001
8-Month
22.35"
(567.69mm)
26.68"
(677.67mm)
-4.33"
(-109.98mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1995 1925
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1984
Sep 2000–May 2001
9-Month
25.95"
(659.13mm)
30.36"
(771.14mm)
-4.41"
(-112.01mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Aug 2000–May 2001
10-Month
29.66"
(753.36mm)
34.19"
(868.43mm)
-4.53"
(-115.07mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1985 1965
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Jul 2000–May 2001
11-Month
34.09"
(865.89mm)
38.17"
(969.52mm)
-4.08"
(-103.63mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1999 1965
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Jun 2000–May 2001
12-Month
38.77"
(984.76mm)
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
-3.26"
(-82.80mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1992 1965
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Dec 1999–May 2001
18-Month
60.78"
(1,543.81mm)
61.76"
(1,568.70mm)
-0.98"
(-24.89mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1992 1965
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Jun 1999–May 2001
24-Month
84.00"
(2,133.60mm)
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1993 1966
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Jun 1998–May 2001
36-Month
123.89"
(3,146.81mm)
126.02"
(3,200.91mm)
-2.13"
(-54.10mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1989 1967
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2007
Jun 1997–May 2001
48-Month
168.46"
(4,278.88mm)
168.06"
(4,268.72mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1995 1967
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2007
Jun 1996–May 2001
60-Month
218.02"
(5,537.71mm)
210.01"
(5,334.25mm)
8.01"
(203.46mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 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/