Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, May 1920

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1920
1-Month
1.56"
(39.62mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
-2.01"
(-51.06mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1903 1903
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1984
Ties: 1965
Apr–May 1920
2-Month
5.51"
(139.95mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1903
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2011
Ties: 1921
Mar–May 1920
3-Month
8.50"
(215.90mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1915 1915
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2011
Ties: 1975
Feb–May 1920
4-Month
11.44"
(290.58mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1917 1941
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2011
Jan–May 1920
5-Month
13.77"
(349.76mm)
15.38"
(390.65mm)
-1.61"
(-40.89mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1915 1941
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2011
Dec 1919–May 1920
6-Month
15.61"
(396.49mm)
18.49"
(469.65mm)
-2.88"
(-73.16mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1915 1941
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2011
Nov 1919–May 1920
7-Month
18.95"
(481.33mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
-2.99"
(-75.95mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1918 1905
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1984
Oct 1919–May 1920
8-Month
23.21"
(589.53mm)
25.34"
(643.64mm)
-2.13"
(-54.11mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1917 1905
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2011
Sep 1919–May 1920
9-Month
26.37"
(669.80mm)
29.03"
(737.36mm)
-2.66"
(-67.56mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1915 1965
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2011
Aug 1919–May 1920
10-Month
30.14"
(765.56mm)
32.73"
(831.34mm)
-2.59"
(-65.78mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1917 1965
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2011
Jul 1919–May 1920
11-Month
34.81"
(884.17mm)
36.53"
(927.86mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1917 1965
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2011, 2019
Jun 1919–May 1920
12-Month
37.94"
(963.68mm)
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
-2.33"
(-59.18mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1917 1965
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2011
Dec 1918–May 1920
18-Month
56.88"
(1,444.75mm)
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1915 1965
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2012
Jun 1918–May 1920
24-Month
79.20"
(2,011.68mm)
80.47"
(2,043.94mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1918 1965
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2012
Jun 1917–May 1920
36-Month
120.64"
(3,064.26mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1919 1966
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 1978
Jun 1916–May 1920
48-Month
157.43"
(3,998.72mm)
160.95"
(4,088.13mm)
-3.52"
(-89.41mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1918 1967
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2007
Jun 1915–May 1920
60-Month
202.92"
(5,154.17mm)
201.11"
(5,108.19mm)
1.81"
(45.98mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1919 1967
63rd 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 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/