Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 2019

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2019
1-Month
5.40"
(137.16mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2018 1903
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1984
Apr–May 2019
2-Month
10.23"
(259.84mm)
7.17"
(182.12mm)
3.06"
(77.72mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2018 1903
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1983
Mar–May 2019
3-Month
12.76"
(324.10mm)
10.57"
(268.48mm)
2.19"
(55.62mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2018 1915
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1983
Feb–May 2019
4-Month
15.82"
(401.83mm)
13.29"
(337.57mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2018 1941
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2011
Jan–May 2019
5-Month
20.46"
(519.68mm)
16.44"
(417.58mm)
4.02"
(102.10mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2018 1941
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1979
Dec 2018–May 2019
6-Month
24.43"
(620.52mm)
19.74"
(501.40mm)
4.69"
(119.12mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2018 1941
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1984
Nov 2018–May 2019
7-Month
30.95"
(786.13mm)
23.27"
(591.06mm)
7.68"
(195.07mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1905
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Oct 2018–May 2019
8-Month
35.47"
(900.94mm)
26.68"
(677.67mm)
8.79"
(223.27mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1925
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1984
Sep 2018–May 2019
9-Month
41.70"
(1,059.18mm)
30.36"
(771.14mm)
11.34"
(288.04mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2018 1965
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 2018–May 2019
10-Month
46.99"
(1,193.55mm)
34.19"
(868.43mm)
12.80"
(325.12mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2018 1965
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 2018–May 2019
11-Month
52.53"
(1,334.26mm)
38.17"
(969.52mm)
14.36"
(364.74mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2018 1965
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 2018–May 2019
12-Month
56.62"
(1,438.15mm)
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
14.59"
(370.59mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2018 1965
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Dec 2017–May 2019
18-Month
77.93"
(1,979.42mm)
61.76"
(1,568.70mm)
16.17"
(410.72mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1965
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 2017–May 2019
24-Month
101.81"
(2,585.97mm)
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
17.80"
(452.12mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Jun 2016–May 2019
36-Month
146.06"
(3,709.92mm)
126.02"
(3,200.91mm)
20.04"
(509.01mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2018 1967
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2007
Jun 2015–May 2019
48-Month
190.55"
(4,839.97mm)
168.06"
(4,268.72mm)
22.49"
(571.25mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2018 1967
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2007
Jun 2014–May 2019
60-Month
230.96"
(5,866.38mm)
210.01"
(5,334.25mm)
20.95"
(532.13mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2018 1967
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published June 2020, retrieved on July 7, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/