Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, May 1918

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1918
1-Month
4.18"
(106.17mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1917 1903
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1984
Apr–May 1918
2-Month
7.14"
(181.36mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
0.23"
(5.85mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1917 1903
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
Mar–May 1918
3-Month
9.66"
(245.36mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
-0.31"
(-7.88mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1917 1915
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
Ties: 1904, 2018
Feb–May 1918
4-Month
12.46"
(316.48mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1917 1941
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
Jan–May 1918
5-Month
15.14"
(384.56mm)
15.38"
(390.65mm)
-0.24"
(-6.09mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1917 1941
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
Dec 1917–May 1918
6-Month
17.54"
(445.52mm)
18.49"
(469.65mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1917 1941
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
Nov 1917–May 1918
7-Month
18.57"
(471.68mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
-3.37"
(-85.60mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1915 1905
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1984
Oct 1917–May 1918
8-Month
25.36"
(644.14mm)
25.34"
(643.64mm)
0.02"
(0.50mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1917 1905
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
Sep 1917–May 1918
9-Month
27.50"
(698.50mm)
29.03"
(737.36mm)
-1.53"
(-38.86mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1917 1965
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
Aug 1917–May 1918
10-Month
31.65"
(803.91mm)
32.73"
(831.34mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1917 1965
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
Ties: 1959
Jul 1917–May 1918
11-Month
35.35"
(897.89mm)
36.53"
(927.86mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1917 1965
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011, 2019
Jun 1917–May 1918
12-Month
41.44"
(1,052.58mm)
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1917 1965
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
Ties: 1948
Dec 1916–May 1918
18-Month
58.52"
(1,486.41mm)
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
-0.21"
(-5.33mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1917 1965
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2012
Jun 1916–May 1918
24-Month
78.23"
(1,987.04mm)
80.47"
(2,043.94mm)
-2.24"
(-56.90mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1915 1965
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2012
Jun 1915–May 1918
36-Month
123.72"
(3,142.49mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
3.02"
(76.71mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1917 1966
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1978
Jun 1914–May 1918
48-Month
156.99"
(3,987.55mm)
160.95"
(4,088.13mm)
-3.96"
(-100.58mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1917 1967
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2007
Jun 1913–May 1918
60-Month
193.64"
(4,918.46mm)
201.11"
(5,108.19mm)
-7.47"
(-189.73mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1915 1967
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/