Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, May 1902

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1902
1-Month
3.03"
(76.96mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1900 1903
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1984
Apr–May 1902
2-Month
6.18"
(156.97mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1900 1903
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2011
Mar–May 1902
3-Month
9.78"
(248.41mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1900 1915
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2011
Feb–May 1902
4-Month
12.82"
(325.63mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1900 1941
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2011
Jan–May 1902
5-Month
14.92"
(378.97mm)
15.38"
(390.65mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1899 1941
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2011
Dec 1901–May 1902
6-Month
20.29"
(515.37mm)
18.49"
(469.65mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1901 1941
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Nov 1901–May 1902
7-Month
23.15"
(588.01mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
1.21"
(30.73mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1900 1905
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1984
Oct 1901–May 1902
8-Month
25.20"
(640.08mm)
25.34"
(643.64mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1900 1905
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2011
Sep 1901–May 1902
9-Month
28.84"
(732.54mm)
29.03"
(737.36mm)
-0.19"
(-4.82mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1900 1965
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2011
Aug 1901–May 1902
10-Month
33.87"
(860.30mm)
32.73"
(831.34mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1900 1965
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2011
Jul 1901–May 1902
11-Month
38.03"
(965.96mm)
36.53"
(927.86mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1900 1965
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2011, 2019
Jun 1901–May 1902
12-Month
41.62"
(1,057.15mm)
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1900 1965
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2011
Dec 1900–May 1902
18-Month
61.20"
(1,554.48mm)
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1901 1965
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2012
Ties: 1938
Jun 1900–May 1902
24-Month
83.42"
(2,118.87mm)
80.47"
(2,043.94mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1901 1965
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2012
Jun 1899–May 1902
36-Month
119.74"
(3,041.40mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
-0.96"
(-24.38mm)
45th Driest Driest to Date 1966
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1978
Jun 1898–May 1902
48-Month
161.89"
(4,112.01mm)
160.95"
(4,088.13mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1900 1967
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2007
Jun 1897–May 1902
60-Month
205.46"
(5,218.68mm)
201.11"
(5,108.19mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1901 1967
54th Wettest Wettest to Date 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/