Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, May 1895

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1895
1-Month
2.73"
(69.34mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
-0.84"
(-21.34mm)
34th Driest Driest to Date 1903
92nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Apr–May 1895
2-Month
5.55"
(140.97mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
-1.36"
(-34.54mm)
34th Driest Driest to Date 1903
92nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Mar–May 1895
3-Month
7.26"
(184.40mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
-2.71"
(-68.84mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 1915
117th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Feb–May 1895
4-Month
9.02"
(229.11mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
-3.48"
(-88.39mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 1941
119th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jan–May 1895
5-Month
12.17"
(309.12mm)
15.38"
(390.65mm)
-3.21"
(-81.53mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 1941
117th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/