Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, May 1916

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1916
1-Month
4.44"
(112.78mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1915 1903
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1984
Apr–May 1916
2-Month
7.63"
(193.80mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1915 1903
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 2011
Mar–May 1916
3-Month
10.99"
(279.15mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1915 1915
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 2011
Ties: 1991
Feb–May 1916
4-Month
14.45"
(367.03mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1915 1941
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2011
Jan–May 1916
5-Month
17.02"
(432.31mm)
15.38"
(390.65mm)
1.64"
(41.66mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1915 1941
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2011
Dec 1915–May 1916
6-Month
21.20"
(538.48mm)
18.49"
(469.65mm)
2.71"
(68.83mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1941
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2011
Ties: 1929
Nov 1915–May 1916
7-Month
23.63"
(600.20mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
1.69"
(42.92mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1915 1905
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1984
Oct 1915–May 1916
8-Month
26.76"
(679.70mm)
25.34"
(643.64mm)
1.42"
(36.06mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1915 1905
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 2011
Sep 1915–May 1916
9-Month
29.99"
(761.75mm)
29.03"
(737.36mm)
0.96"
(24.39mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1915 1965
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2011
Aug 1915–May 1916
10-Month
35.69"
(906.53mm)
32.73"
(831.34mm)
2.96"
(75.19mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1915 1965
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2011
Jul 1915–May 1916
11-Month
42.09"
(1,069.09mm)
36.53"
(927.86mm)
5.56"
(141.23mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1915 1965
18th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011, 2019
Jun 1915–May 1916
12-Month
45.49"
(1,155.45mm)
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
5.22"
(132.59mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1915 1965
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Dec 1914–May 1916
18-Month
61.05"
(1,550.67mm)
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1915 1965
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2012
Jun 1914–May 1916
24-Month
78.76"
(2,000.50mm)
80.47"
(2,043.94mm)
-1.71"
(-43.44mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1915 1965
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2012
Jun 1913–May 1916
36-Month
115.41"
(2,931.41mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
-5.29"
(-134.37mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1915 1966
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 1978
Jun 1912–May 1916
48-Month
157.36"
(3,996.94mm)
160.95"
(4,088.13mm)
-3.59"
(-91.19mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1967
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2007
Jun 1911–May 1916
60-Month
198.21"
(5,034.53mm)
201.11"
(5,108.19mm)
-2.90"
(-73.66mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1915 1967
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/