Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, May 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1951
1-Month
2.36"
(59.94mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
-1.21"
(-30.74mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1941 1903
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1984
Apr–May 1951
2-Month
6.08"
(154.43mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1950 1903
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2011
Mar–May 1951
3-Month
10.54"
(267.72mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1915
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Feb–May 1951
4-Month
14.56"
(369.82mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
2.06"
(52.32mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1941
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011
Jan–May 1951
5-Month
17.44"
(442.98mm)
15.38"
(390.65mm)
2.06"
(52.33mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1941
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011
Dec 1950–May 1951
6-Month
20.99"
(533.15mm)
18.49"
(469.65mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1950 1941
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011
Nov 1950–May 1951
7-Month
26.30"
(668.02mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
4.36"
(110.74mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1950 1905
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1984
Oct 1950–May 1951
8-Month
28.91"
(734.31mm)
25.34"
(643.64mm)
3.57"
(90.67mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1950 1905
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011
Sep 1950–May 1951
9-Month
32.16"
(816.86mm)
29.03"
(737.36mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011
Aug 1950–May 1951
10-Month
36.57"
(928.88mm)
32.73"
(831.34mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011
Jul 1950–May 1951
11-Month
40.41"
(1,026.41mm)
36.53"
(927.86mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011, 2019
Jun 1950–May 1951
12-Month
43.74"
(1,111.00mm)
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
3.47"
(88.14mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011
Dec 1949–May 1951
18-Month
63.18"
(1,604.77mm)
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2012
Jun 1949–May 1951
24-Month
80.93"
(2,055.62mm)
80.47"
(2,043.94mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2012
Jun 1948–May 1951
36-Month
120.03"
(3,048.76mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1978
Jun 1947–May 1951
48-Month
161.47"
(4,101.34mm)
160.95"
(4,088.13mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1944 1967
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2007
Jun 1946–May 1951
60-Month
206.01"
(5,232.65mm)
201.11"
(5,108.19mm)
4.90"
(124.46mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1945 1967
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 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/