Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, May 1931

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1931
1-Month
4.71"
(119.63mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
1.14"
(28.95mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1930 1903
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1984
Apr–May 1931
2-Month
7.95"
(201.93mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
1.04"
(26.42mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1930 1903
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2011
Mar–May 1931
3-Month
10.18"
(258.57mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1930 1915
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2011
Ties: 1992
Feb–May 1931
4-Month
11.96"
(303.78mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1930 1941
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2011
Jan–May 1931
5-Month
14.44"
(366.78mm)
15.38"
(390.65mm)
-0.94"
(-23.87mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1930 1941
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2011
Dec 1930–May 1931
6-Month
16.23"
(412.24mm)
18.49"
(469.65mm)
-2.26"
(-57.41mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1926 1941
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2011
Nov 1930–May 1931
7-Month
18.43"
(468.12mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
-3.51"
(-89.16mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1923 1905
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1984
Oct 1930–May 1931
8-Month
19.94"
(506.48mm)
25.34"
(643.64mm)
-5.40"
(-137.16mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1905 1905
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2011
Sep 1930–May 1931
9-Month
22.78"
(578.61mm)
29.03"
(737.36mm)
-6.25"
(-158.75mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1923 1965
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2011
Ties: 1923
Aug 1930–May 1931
10-Month
25.01"
(635.25mm)
32.73"
(831.34mm)
-7.72"
(-196.09mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1965
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2011
Jul 1930–May 1931
11-Month
28.03"
(711.96mm)
36.53"
(927.86mm)
-8.50"
(-215.90mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1965
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2011, 2019
Jun 1930–May 1931
12-Month
32.31"
(820.67mm)
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
-7.96"
(-202.19mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1965
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2011
Dec 1929–May 1931
18-Month
50.42"
(1,280.67mm)
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
-8.31"
(-211.07mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1965
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2012
Jun 1929–May 1931
24-Month
70.11"
(1,780.79mm)
80.47"
(2,043.94mm)
-10.36"
(-263.15mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1915 1965
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2012
Jun 1928–May 1931
36-Month
114.80"
(2,915.92mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
-5.90"
(-149.86mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1925 1966
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1978
Jun 1927–May 1931
48-Month
159.88"
(4,060.95mm)
160.95"
(4,088.13mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1927 1967
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2007
Jun 1926–May 1931
60-Month
201.14"
(5,108.96mm)
201.11"
(5,108.19mm)
0.03"
(0.77mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1927 1967
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/