Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 2005

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2005
1-Month
3.12"
(79.25mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
-0.54"
(-13.71mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2001 1903
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1984
Ties: 1966
Apr–May 2005
2-Month
8.09"
(205.49mm)
7.17"
(182.12mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2003 1903
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1983
Mar–May 2005
3-Month
11.69"
(296.93mm)
10.57"
(268.48mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2003 1915
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1983
Feb–May 2005
4-Month
14.03"
(356.36mm)
13.29"
(337.57mm)
0.74"
(18.79mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2004 1941
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2011
Ties: 1920
Jan–May 2005
5-Month
18.10"
(459.74mm)
16.44"
(417.58mm)
1.66"
(42.16mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2004 1941
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1979
Ties: 1924
Dec 2004–May 2005
6-Month
22.07"
(560.58mm)
19.74"
(501.40mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2004 1941
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1984
Nov 2004–May 2005
7-Month
25.80"
(655.32mm)
23.27"
(591.06mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2004 1905
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1984
Oct 2004–May 2005
8-Month
28.09"
(713.49mm)
26.68"
(677.67mm)
1.41"
(35.82mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2002 1925
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1984
Sep 2004–May 2005
9-Month
33.91"
(861.31mm)
30.36"
(771.14mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2003 1965
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Aug 2004–May 2005
10-Month
39.67"
(1,007.62mm)
34.19"
(868.43mm)
5.48"
(139.19mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2003 1965
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Jul 2004–May 2005
11-Month
45.55"
(1,156.97mm)
38.17"
(969.52mm)
7.38"
(187.45mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2003 1965
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Jun 2004–May 2005
12-Month
48.84"
(1,240.54mm)
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
6.81"
(172.98mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2003 1965
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Dec 2003–May 2005
18-Month
69.59"
(1,767.59mm)
61.76"
(1,568.70mm)
7.83"
(198.89mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2003 1965
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Jun 2003–May 2005
24-Month
99.46"
(2,526.28mm)
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
15.45"
(392.43mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 2002–May 2005
36-Month
141.97"
(3,606.04mm)
126.02"
(3,200.91mm)
15.95"
(405.13mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2004 1967
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2007
Jun 2001–May 2005
48-Month
179.67"
(4,563.62mm)
168.06"
(4,268.72mm)
11.61"
(294.90mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2004 1967
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2007
Jun 2000–May 2005
60-Month
218.44"
(5,548.38mm)
210.01"
(5,334.25mm)
8.43"
(214.13mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2004 1967
30th 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 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/