Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, May 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1947
1-Month
6.55"
(166.37mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
2.98"
(75.69mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1946 1903
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Apr–May 1947
2-Month
10.59"
(268.99mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
3.68"
(93.48mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1946 1903
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2011
Mar–May 1947
3-Month
14.09"
(357.89mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1946 1915
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2011
Feb–May 1947
4-Month
15.84"
(402.34mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1946 1941
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2011
Jan–May 1947
5-Month
19.96"
(506.98mm)
15.38"
(390.65mm)
4.58"
(116.33mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1946 1941
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Dec 1946–May 1947
6-Month
23.29"
(591.57mm)
18.49"
(469.65mm)
4.80"
(121.92mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1946 1941
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Nov 1946–May 1947
7-Month
25.74"
(653.80mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1946 1905
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1984
Ties: 1990
Oct 1946–May 1947
8-Month
29.62"
(752.35mm)
25.34"
(643.64mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1946 1905
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2011
Sep 1946–May 1947
9-Month
33.55"
(852.17mm)
29.03"
(737.36mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1946 1965
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2011
Aug 1946–May 1947
10-Month
37.04"
(940.82mm)
32.73"
(831.34mm)
4.31"
(109.48mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1946 1965
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2011
Jul 1946–May 1947
11-Month
40.73"
(1,034.54mm)
36.53"
(927.86mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1945 1965
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2011, 2019
Jun 1946–May 1947
12-Month
44.54"
(1,131.32mm)
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
4.27"
(108.46mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1945 1965
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2011
Dec 1945–May 1947
18-Month
60.23"
(1,529.84mm)
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1945 1965
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2012
Jun 1945–May 1947
24-Month
89.42"
(2,271.27mm)
80.47"
(2,043.94mm)
8.95"
(227.33mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1946 1965
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2012
Jun 1944–May 1947
36-Month
131.68"
(3,344.67mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
10.98"
(278.89mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1946 1966
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
Jun 1943–May 1947
48-Month
169.04"
(4,293.62mm)
160.95"
(4,088.13mm)
8.09"
(205.49mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1945 1967
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2007
Jun 1942–May 1947
60-Month
214.56"
(5,449.82mm)
201.11"
(5,108.19mm)
13.45"
(341.63mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1946 1967
23rd Wettest Wettest to Date 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/