Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, May 1908

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1908
1-Month
5.16"
(131.06mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
1.59"
(40.38mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1907 1903
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1984
Ties: 1901, 1973
Apr–May 1908
2-Month
8.28"
(210.31mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1907 1903
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2011
Mar–May 1908
3-Month
10.85"
(275.59mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1907 1915
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2011
Ties: 1968
Feb–May 1908
4-Month
14.76"
(374.90mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1907 1941
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2011
Jan–May 1908
5-Month
17.30"
(439.42mm)
15.38"
(390.65mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1907 1941
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Dec 1907–May 1908
6-Month
21.45"
(544.83mm)
18.49"
(469.65mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1907 1941
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Nov 1907–May 1908
7-Month
25.13"
(638.30mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
3.19"
(81.02mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1907 1905
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1984
Oct 1907–May 1908
8-Month
29.52"
(749.81mm)
25.34"
(643.64mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1907 1905
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Sep 1907–May 1908
9-Month
35.73"
(907.54mm)
29.03"
(737.36mm)
6.70"
(170.18mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1907 1965
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Aug 1907–May 1908
10-Month
37.18"
(944.37mm)
32.73"
(831.34mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1907 1965
22nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jul 1907–May 1908
11-Month
40.31"
(1,023.87mm)
36.53"
(927.86mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1907 1965
29th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011, 2019
Jun 1907–May 1908
12-Month
43.55"
(1,106.17mm)
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1907 1965
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2011
Dec 1906–May 1908
18-Month
59.42"
(1,509.27mm)
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1907 1965
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2012
Jun 1906–May 1908
24-Month
81.04"
(2,058.42mm)
80.47"
(2,043.94mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1907 1965
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2012
Jun 1905–May 1908
36-Month
123.41"
(3,134.61mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
2.71"
(68.83mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1907 1966
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1978
Jun 1904–May 1908
48-Month
158.39"
(4,023.11mm)
160.95"
(4,088.13mm)
-2.56"
(-65.02mm)
38th Driest Driest to Date 1967
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2007
Jun 1903–May 1908
60-Month
203.70"
(5,173.98mm)
201.11"
(5,108.19mm)
2.59"
(65.79mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1907 1967
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2008

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/