Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2018
1-Month
3.63"
(92.20mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2016 1903
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1984
Ties: 1917
Apr–May 2018
2-Month
7.91"
(200.91mm)
7.17"
(182.12mm)
0.74"
(18.79mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2016 1903
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1983
Mar–May 2018
3-Month
11.08"
(281.43mm)
10.57"
(268.48mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2016 1915
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1983
Feb–May 2018
4-Month
15.17"
(385.32mm)
13.29"
(337.57mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2016 1941
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2011
Jan–May 2018
5-Month
18.85"
(478.79mm)
16.44"
(417.58mm)
2.41"
(61.21mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2016 1941
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1979
Dec 2017–May 2018
6-Month
21.34"
(542.04mm)
19.74"
(501.40mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2016 1941
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1984
Nov 2017–May 2018
7-Month
23.90"
(607.06mm)
23.27"
(591.06mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2016 1905
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1984
Oct 2017–May 2018
8-Month
29.73"
(755.14mm)
26.68"
(677.67mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2016 1925
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1984
Sep 2017–May 2018
9-Month
32.25"
(819.15mm)
30.36"
(771.14mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2016 1965
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Aug 2017–May 2018
10-Month
35.82"
(909.83mm)
34.19"
(868.43mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2016 1965
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Jul 2017–May 2018
11-Month
40.84"
(1,037.34mm)
38.17"
(969.52mm)
2.67"
(67.82mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2016 1965
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Jun 2017–May 2018
12-Month
45.22"
(1,148.59mm)
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
3.19"
(81.03mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2017 1965
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
Dec 2016–May 2018
18-Month
68.82"
(1,748.03mm)
61.76"
(1,568.70mm)
7.06"
(179.33mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2017 1965
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
Jun 2016–May 2018
24-Month
89.47"
(2,272.54mm)
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
5.46"
(138.69mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2017 1966
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
Jun 2015–May 2018
36-Month
133.96"
(3,402.58mm)
126.02"
(3,200.91mm)
7.94"
(201.67mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2017 1967
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2007
Jun 2014–May 2018
48-Month
174.37"
(4,429.00mm)
168.06"
(4,268.72mm)
6.31"
(160.28mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2004 1967
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2007
Jun 2013–May 2018
60-Month
222.36"
(5,647.94mm)
210.01"
(5,334.25mm)
12.35"
(313.69mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2017 1967
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/