Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, May 1943

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1943
1-Month
5.81"
(147.57mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
2.24"
(56.89mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1942 1903
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Apr–May 1943
2-Month
9.51"
(241.55mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1942 1903
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2011
Mar–May 1943
3-Month
12.40"
(314.96mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
2.43"
(61.72mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1942 1915
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2011
Feb–May 1943
4-Month
14.63"
(371.60mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1942 1941
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2011
Jan–May 1943
5-Month
16.79"
(426.47mm)
15.38"
(390.65mm)
1.41"
(35.82mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1942 1941
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2011
Dec 1942–May 1943
6-Month
22.28"
(565.91mm)
18.49"
(469.65mm)
3.79"
(96.26mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1942 1941
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Nov 1942–May 1943
7-Month
26.08"
(662.43mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
4.14"
(105.15mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1942 1905
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1984
Oct 1942–May 1943
8-Month
29.47"
(748.54mm)
25.34"
(643.64mm)
4.13"
(104.90mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1942 1905
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2011
Sep 1942–May 1943
9-Month
34.53"
(877.06mm)
29.03"
(737.36mm)
5.50"
(139.70mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1942 1965
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2011
Aug 1942–May 1943
10-Month
37.84"
(961.14mm)
32.73"
(831.34mm)
5.11"
(129.80mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1942 1965
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2011
Jul 1942–May 1943
11-Month
42.50"
(1,079.50mm)
36.53"
(927.86mm)
5.97"
(151.64mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1942 1965
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2011, 2019
Jun 1942–May 1943
12-Month
45.52"
(1,156.21mm)
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
5.25"
(133.35mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1942 1965
14th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Dec 1941–May 1943
18-Month
63.84"
(1,621.54mm)
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
5.11"
(129.80mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1942 1965
25th Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Jun 1941–May 1943
24-Month
83.04"
(2,109.22mm)
80.47"
(2,043.94mm)
2.57"
(65.28mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1942 1965
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2012
Jun 1940–May 1943
36-Month
116.32"
(2,954.53mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
-4.38"
(-111.25mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1942 1966
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1978
Jun 1939–May 1943
48-Month
153.21"
(3,891.53mm)
160.95"
(4,088.13mm)
-7.74"
(-196.60mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1942 1967
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2007
Jun 1938–May 1943
60-Month
195.12"
(4,956.05mm)
201.11"
(5,108.19mm)
-5.99"
(-152.14mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1942 1967
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/