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
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2019
1-Month
5.40"
(137.16mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
115th 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)
118th 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)
110th 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)
111th 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)
117th 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)
117th Driest Driest since: 2018 1941
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1984
Nov 2018–May 2019
7-Month
31.00"
(787.40mm)
23.27"
(591.06mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1905
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Oct 2018–May 2019
8-Month
35.52"
(902.21mm)
26.68"
(677.67mm)
8.84"
(224.54mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1925
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1984
Sep 2018–May 2019
9-Month
41.75"
(1,060.45mm)
30.36"
(771.14mm)
11.39"
(289.31mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1965
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 2018–May 2019
10-Month
47.03"
(1,194.56mm)
34.19"
(868.43mm)
12.84"
(326.13mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1965
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 2018–May 2019
11-Month
52.58"
(1,335.53mm)
38.17"
(969.52mm)
14.41"
(366.01mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1965
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 2018–May 2019
12-Month
56.67"
(1,439.42mm)
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
14.64"
(371.86mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1965
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Dec 2017–May 2019
18-Month
78.01"
(1,981.45mm)
61.76"
(1,568.70mm)
16.25"
(412.75mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1965
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 2017–May 2019
24-Month
101.89"
(2,588.01mm)
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
17.88"
(454.16mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 2016–May 2019
36-Month
146.14"
(3,711.96mm)
126.02"
(3,200.91mm)
20.12"
(511.05mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2018 1967
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2007
Jun 2015–May 2019
48-Month
190.63"
(4,842.00mm)
168.06"
(4,268.72mm)
22.57"
(573.28mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2018 1967
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2007
Jun 2014–May 2019
60-Month
231.04"
(5,868.42mm)
210.01"
(5,334.25mm)
21.03"
(534.17mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2018 1967
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 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/