Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, May 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1899
1-Month
2.96"
(75.18mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
-0.61"
(-15.50mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1896 1903
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1984
Ties: 1938
Apr–May 1899
2-Month
4.52"
(114.81mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
-2.39"
(-60.70mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1896 1903
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Mar–May 1899
3-Month
9.09"
(230.89mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1896 1915
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Feb–May 1899
4-Month
11.67"
(296.42mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1895 1941
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Jan–May 1899
5-Month
14.11"
(358.39mm)
15.38"
(390.65mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1895 1941
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Dec 1898–May 1899
6-Month
16.89"
(429.01mm)
18.49"
(469.65mm)
-1.60"
(-40.64mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1897 1941
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Nov 1898–May 1899
7-Month
20.68"
(525.27mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
-1.26"
(-32.01mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1897 1905
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1984
Oct 1898–May 1899
8-Month
25.69"
(652.53mm)
25.34"
(643.64mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1897 1905
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Sep 1898–May 1899
9-Month
28.91"
(734.31mm)
29.03"
(737.36mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Aug 1898–May 1899
10-Month
35.36"
(898.14mm)
32.73"
(831.34mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1898 1965
33rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jul 1898–May 1899
11-Month
38.53"
(978.66mm)
36.53"
(927.86mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011, 2019
Jun 1898–May 1899
12-Month
42.15"
(1,070.61mm)
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Dec 1897–May 1899
18-Month
63.19"
(1,605.03mm)
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
4.46"
(113.29mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1898 1965
29th Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Jun 1897–May 1899
24-Month
85.72"
(2,177.29mm)
80.47"
(2,043.94mm)
5.25"
(133.35mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1898 1965
35th Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Jun 1896–May 1899
36-Month
123.84"
(3,145.54mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
3.14"
(79.76mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1898 1966
48th Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
Jun 1895–May 1899
48-Month
162.31"
(4,122.67mm)
160.95"
(4,088.13mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
61st Driest Driest to Date 1967
61st Wettest Wettest to Date 2007

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/