Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, May 1937

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1937
1-Month
4.06"
(103.12mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1903
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1984
Ties: 1942
Apr–May 1937
2-Month
7.71"
(195.83mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1936 1903
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 2011
Mar–May 1937
3-Month
10.31"
(261.87mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
0.34"
(8.63mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1935 1915
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2011
Feb–May 1937
4-Month
12.72"
(323.09mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1935 1941
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2011
Jan–May 1937
5-Month
17.57"
(446.28mm)
15.38"
(390.65mm)
2.19"
(55.63mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1935 1941
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2011
Dec 1936–May 1937
6-Month
20.82"
(528.83mm)
18.49"
(469.65mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1936 1941
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2011
Nov 1936–May 1937
7-Month
23.80"
(604.52mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
1.86"
(47.24mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1936 1905
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1984
Ties: 1896
Oct 1936–May 1937
8-Month
28.38"
(720.85mm)
25.34"
(643.64mm)
3.04"
(77.21mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1936 1905
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2011
Sep 1936–May 1937
9-Month
31.47"
(799.34mm)
29.03"
(737.36mm)
2.44"
(61.98mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1936 1965
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2011
Aug 1936–May 1937
10-Month
35.79"
(909.07mm)
32.73"
(831.34mm)
3.06"
(77.73mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1936 1965
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2011
Jul 1936–May 1937
11-Month
37.90"
(962.66mm)
36.53"
(927.86mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1935 1965
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2011, 2019
Jun 1936–May 1937
12-Month
40.22"
(1,021.59mm)
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1935 1965
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2011
Dec 1935–May 1937
18-Month
59.87"
(1,520.70mm)
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1936 1965
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2012
Jun 1935–May 1937
24-Month
83.51"
(2,121.15mm)
80.47"
(2,043.94mm)
3.04"
(77.21mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1965
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2012
Jun 1934–May 1937
36-Month
119.29"
(3,029.97mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
-1.41"
(-35.81mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1936 1966
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1978
Jun 1933–May 1937
48-Month
153.97"
(3,910.84mm)
160.95"
(4,088.13mm)
-6.98"
(-177.29mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1935 1967
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2007
Jun 1932–May 1937
60-Month
195.75"
(4,972.05mm)
201.11"
(5,108.19mm)
-5.36"
(-136.14mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1967
88th 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 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/