Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of October 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 2002

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2002
1-Month
4.82"
(122.43mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
1.16"
(29.47mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2001 1903
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1984
Apr–May 2002
2-Month
8.90"
(226.06mm)
7.17"
(182.12mm)
1.73"
(43.94mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2001 1903
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1983
Mar–May 2002
3-Month
12.65"
(321.31mm)
10.57"
(268.48mm)
2.08"
(52.83mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2001 1915
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1983
Feb–May 2002
4-Month
14.79"
(375.67mm)
13.29"
(337.57mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2001 1941
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Jan–May 2002
5-Month
17.12"
(434.85mm)
16.44"
(417.58mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2001 1941
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1979
Ties: 1999
Dec 2001–May 2002
6-Month
19.62"
(498.35mm)
19.74"
(501.40mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1941
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1984
Nov 2001–May 2002
7-Month
21.60"
(548.64mm)
23.27"
(591.06mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2001 1905
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1984
Oct 2001–May 2002
8-Month
23.53"
(597.66mm)
26.68"
(677.67mm)
-3.15"
(-80.01mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 2001 1925
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1984
Sep 2001–May 2002
9-Month
27.34"
(694.44mm)
30.36"
(771.14mm)
-3.02"
(-76.70mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 2001 1965
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Aug 2001–May 2002
10-Month
30.27"
(768.86mm)
34.19"
(868.43mm)
-3.92"
(-99.57mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 2001 1965
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Jul 2001–May 2002
11-Month
33.33"
(846.58mm)
38.17"
(969.52mm)
-4.84"
(-122.94mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1999 1965
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Jun 2001–May 2002
12-Month
37.70"
(957.58mm)
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
-4.33"
(-109.98mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1985 1965
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Dec 2000–May 2002
18-Month
54.94"
(1,395.48mm)
61.76"
(1,568.70mm)
-6.82"
(-173.22mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Jun 2000–May 2002
24-Month
76.47"
(1,942.34mm)
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
-7.54"
(-191.51mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Jun 1999–May 2002
36-Month
121.70"
(3,091.18mm)
126.02"
(3,200.91mm)
-4.32"
(-109.73mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1987 1967
94th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2007
Jun 1998–May 2002
48-Month
161.59"
(4,104.39mm)
168.06"
(4,268.72mm)
-6.47"
(-164.33mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1988 1967
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2007
Jun 1997–May 2002
60-Month
206.16"
(5,236.46mm)
210.01"
(5,334.25mm)
-3.85"
(-97.79mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1989 1967
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 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/