Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, May 1936

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1936
1-Month
2.77"
(70.36mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1935 1903
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1984
Ties: 1923, 2018
Apr–May 1936
2-Month
6.35"
(161.29mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1935 1903
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2011
Mar–May 1936
3-Month
12.07"
(306.58mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1935 1915
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2011
Ties: 1956
Feb–May 1936
4-Month
14.18"
(360.17mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
1.68"
(42.67mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1935 1941
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2011
Ties: 2014
Jan–May 1936
5-Month
17.67"
(448.82mm)
15.38"
(390.65mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1935 1941
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2011
Dec 1935–May 1936
6-Month
19.65"
(499.11mm)
18.49"
(469.65mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1935 1941
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2011
Nov 1935–May 1936
7-Month
23.20"
(589.28mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1935 1905
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1984
Oct 1935–May 1936
8-Month
26.08"
(662.43mm)
25.34"
(643.64mm)
0.74"
(18.79mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1935 1905
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2011
Sep 1935–May 1936
9-Month
29.64"
(752.86mm)
29.03"
(737.36mm)
0.61"
(15.50mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1935 1965
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2011
Ties: 1982
Aug 1935–May 1936
10-Month
32.07"
(814.58mm)
32.73"
(831.34mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1935 1965
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2011
Jul 1935–May 1936
11-Month
38.83"
(986.28mm)
36.53"
(927.86mm)
2.30"
(58.42mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1935 1965
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2011, 2019
Jun 1935–May 1936
12-Month
43.29"
(1,099.57mm)
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
3.02"
(76.71mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1935 1965
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2011
Dec 1934–May 1936
18-Month
59.69"
(1,516.13mm)
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
0.96"
(24.39mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1935 1965
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2012
Jun 1934–May 1936
24-Month
79.07"
(2,008.38mm)
80.47"
(2,043.94mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1935 1965
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2012
Ties: 1970
Jun 1933–May 1936
36-Month
113.75"
(2,889.25mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
-6.95"
(-176.53mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1935 1966
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1978
Jun 1932–May 1936
48-Month
155.53"
(3,950.46mm)
160.95"
(4,088.13mm)
-5.42"
(-137.67mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1935 1967
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 2007
Jun 1931–May 1936
60-Month
194.86"
(4,949.44mm)
201.11"
(5,108.19mm)
-6.25"
(-158.75mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1935 1967
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/