Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, May 1952

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1952
1-Month
4.74"
(120.40mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1951 1903
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1984
Ties: 1948
Apr–May 1952
2-Month
8.32"
(211.33mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
1.41"
(35.82mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1951 1903
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Mar–May 1952
3-Month
11.40"
(289.56mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1951 1915
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Feb–May 1952
4-Month
13.93"
(353.82mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1941
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Jan–May 1952
5-Month
17.28"
(438.91mm)
15.38"
(390.65mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1950 1941
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Dec 1951–May 1952
6-Month
21.53"
(546.86mm)
18.49"
(469.65mm)
3.04"
(77.21mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1951 1941
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011
Nov 1951–May 1952
7-Month
26.22"
(665.99mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1950 1905
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1984
Oct 1951–May 1952
8-Month
28.81"
(731.77mm)
25.34"
(643.64mm)
3.47"
(88.13mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1905
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Sep 1951–May 1952
9-Month
32.33"
(821.18mm)
29.03"
(737.36mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1951 1965
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011
Aug 1951–May 1952
10-Month
34.98"
(888.49mm)
32.73"
(831.34mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Ties: 2014
Jul 1951–May 1952
11-Month
40.01"
(1,016.25mm)
36.53"
(927.86mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Jun 1951–May 1952
12-Month
44.37"
(1,127.00mm)
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
4.10"
(104.14mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1951 1965
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011
Dec 1950–May 1952
18-Month
65.36"
(1,660.14mm)
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
6.63"
(168.40mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1951 1965
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 2008
Jun 1950–May 1952
24-Month
88.11"
(2,237.99mm)
80.47"
(2,043.94mm)
7.64"
(194.05mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1965
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2012
Jun 1949–May 1952
36-Month
125.30"
(3,182.62mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
4.60"
(116.84mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1978
Jun 1948–May 1952
48-Month
164.40"
(4,175.76mm)
160.95"
(4,088.13mm)
3.45"
(87.63mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1951 1967
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2007
Jun 1947–May 1952
60-Month
205.84"
(5,228.34mm)
201.11"
(5,108.19mm)
4.73"
(120.15mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1945 1967
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/