Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, May 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1950
1-Month
2.69"
(68.33mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1903
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1984
Apr–May 1950
2-Month
4.89"
(124.21mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
-2.02"
(-51.30mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1941 1903
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2011
Mar–May 1950
3-Month
8.54"
(216.92mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1915
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2011
Feb–May 1950
4-Month
12.30"
(312.42mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1941
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Jan–May 1950
5-Month
16.42"
(417.07mm)
15.38"
(390.65mm)
1.04"
(26.42mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1949 1941
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Dec 1949–May 1950
6-Month
19.44"
(493.78mm)
18.49"
(469.65mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1949 1941
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Nov 1949–May 1950
7-Month
22.21"
(564.13mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
0.27"
(6.85mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1946 1905
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1984
Ties: 1970
Oct 1949–May 1950
8-Month
24.05"
(610.87mm)
25.34"
(643.64mm)
-1.29"
(-32.77mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1905
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2011
Sep 1949–May 1950
9-Month
27.98"
(710.69mm)
29.03"
(737.36mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011
Aug 1949–May 1950
10-Month
32.27"
(819.66mm)
32.73"
(831.34mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011
Jul 1949–May 1950
11-Month
35.71"
(907.03mm)
36.53"
(927.86mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011, 2019
Jun 1949–May 1950
12-Month
37.19"
(944.63mm)
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
-3.08"
(-78.23mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2011
Dec 1948–May 1950
18-Month
56.47"
(1,434.34mm)
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
-2.26"
(-57.40mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1942 1965
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2012
Jun 1948–May 1950
24-Month
76.29"
(1,937.77mm)
80.47"
(2,043.94mm)
-4.18"
(-106.17mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1942 1965
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2012
Jun 1947–May 1950
36-Month
117.73"
(2,990.34mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
-2.97"
(-75.44mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1943 1966
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1978
Jun 1946–May 1950
48-Month
162.27"
(4,121.66mm)
160.95"
(4,088.13mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1944 1967
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2007
Jun 1945–May 1950
60-Month
207.15"
(5,261.61mm)
201.11"
(5,108.19mm)
6.04"
(153.42mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1945 1967
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/