Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Hampshire

Precipitation Rankings, May 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1956
1-Month
3.28"
(83.31mm)
3.62"
(91.95mm)
-0.34"
(-8.64mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1955 1903
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1984
Ties: 1997
Apr–May 1956
2-Month
6.68"
(169.67mm)
7.18"
(182.37mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1903, 1911
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1984
Mar–May 1956
3-Month
11.50"
(292.10mm)
10.70"
(271.78mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1955 1915
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1983
Feb–May 1956
4-Month
14.59"
(370.59mm)
13.58"
(344.93mm)
1.01"
(25.66mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1941
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1984
Jan–May 1956
5-Month
19.33"
(490.98mm)
16.86"
(428.24mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1955 1965
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1983
Dec 1955–May 1956
6-Month
20.54"
(521.72mm)
20.42"
(518.67mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1955 1965
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1984
Ties: 1906, 2016
Nov 1955–May 1956
7-Month
24.27"
(616.46mm)
24.39"
(619.51mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1955 1905
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1984
Ties: 1991
Oct 1955–May 1956
8-Month
29.94"
(760.48mm)
27.92"
(709.17mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1905
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2006
Sep 1955–May 1956
9-Month
31.72"
(805.69mm)
31.72"
(805.69mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1950 1915
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2006
Aug 1955–May 1956
10-Month
39.24"
(996.70mm)
35.50"
(901.70mm)
3.74"
(95.00mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2006
Jul 1955–May 1956
11-Month
41.13"
(1,044.70mm)
39.50"
(1,003.30mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2006
Jun 1955–May 1956
12-Month
45.74"
(1,161.80mm)
43.43"
(1,103.12mm)
2.31"
(58.68mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1954 1965
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2006
Dec 1954–May 1956
18-Month
64.75"
(1,644.65mm)
63.86"
(1,622.04mm)
0.89"
(22.61mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1951 1965
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2006
Jun 1954–May 1956
24-Month
94.89"
(2,410.21mm)
86.79"
(2,204.47mm)
8.10"
(205.74mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1955 1966
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2007
Jun 1953–May 1956
36-Month
140.44"
(3,567.18mm)
130.11"
(3,304.79mm)
10.33"
(262.39mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1911
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2008
Jun 1952–May 1956
48-Month
190.02"
(4,826.51mm)
173.51"
(4,407.15mm)
16.51"
(419.36mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1953 1967
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2009
Jun 1951–May 1956
60-Month
239.26"
(6,077.20mm)
216.82"
(5,507.23mm)
22.44"
(569.97mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1954 1915
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 19, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/