Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, May 1944

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1944
1-Month
2.93"
(74.42mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1903
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1984
Apr–May 1944
2-Month
6.86"
(174.24mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1942 1903
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2011
Mar–May 1944
3-Month
10.14"
(257.56mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1941 1915
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2011
Feb–May 1944
4-Month
12.62"
(320.55mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2011
Ties: 1898
Jan–May 1944
5-Month
14.22"
(361.19mm)
15.38"
(390.65mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2011
Ties: 1992
Dec 1943–May 1944
6-Month
15.37"
(390.40mm)
18.49"
(469.65mm)
-3.12"
(-79.25mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2011
Nov 1943–May 1944
7-Month
18.84"
(478.54mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
-3.10"
(-78.74mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1941 1905
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1984
Oct 1943–May 1944
8-Month
24.10"
(612.14mm)
25.34"
(643.64mm)
-1.24"
(-31.50mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1941 1905
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2011
Sep 1943–May 1944
9-Month
25.71"
(653.03mm)
29.03"
(737.36mm)
-3.32"
(-84.33mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2011
Aug 1943–May 1944
10-Month
29.72"
(754.89mm)
32.73"
(831.34mm)
-3.01"
(-76.45mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1942 1965
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2011
Ties: 1942
Jul 1943–May 1944
11-Month
33.63"
(854.20mm)
36.53"
(927.86mm)
-2.90"
(-73.66mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2011, 2019
Jun 1943–May 1944
12-Month
37.36"
(948.94mm)
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
-2.91"
(-73.92mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2011
Dec 1942–May 1944
18-Month
59.64"
(1,514.86mm)
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
0.91"
(23.12mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1942 1965
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2012
Jun 1942–May 1944
24-Month
82.88"
(2,105.15mm)
80.47"
(2,043.94mm)
2.41"
(61.21mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1942 1965
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2012
Jun 1941–May 1944
36-Month
120.40"
(3,058.16mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1943 1966
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1978
Jun 1940–May 1944
48-Month
153.68"
(3,903.47mm)
160.95"
(4,088.13mm)
-7.27"
(-184.66mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1943 1967
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2007
Jun 1939–May 1944
60-Month
190.57"
(4,840.48mm)
201.11"
(5,108.19mm)
-10.54"
(-267.71mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1942 1967
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/