Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, May 1963

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1963
1-Month
3.30"
(83.82mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1962 1903
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1984
Apr–May 1963
2-Month
5.88"
(149.35mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1959 1903
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2011
Ties: 1986
Mar–May 1963
3-Month
8.94"
(227.08mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1962 1915
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Feb–May 1963
4-Month
10.74"
(272.80mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
-1.76"
(-44.70mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1962 1941
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Jan–May 1963
5-Month
12.93"
(328.42mm)
15.38"
(390.65mm)
-2.45"
(-62.23mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2011
Dec 1962–May 1963
6-Month
15.66"
(397.76mm)
18.49"
(469.65mm)
-2.83"
(-71.89mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1944 1941
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2011
Nov 1962–May 1963
7-Month
18.11"
(459.99mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
-3.83"
(-97.29mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1941 1905
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1984
Oct 1962–May 1963
8-Month
22.11"
(561.59mm)
25.34"
(643.64mm)
-3.23"
(-82.05mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1962 1905
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Sep 1962–May 1963
9-Month
25.80"
(655.32mm)
29.03"
(737.36mm)
-3.23"
(-82.04mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1962 1965
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Aug 1962–May 1963
10-Month
29.42"
(747.27mm)
32.73"
(831.34mm)
-3.31"
(-84.07mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1962 1965
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Jul 1962–May 1963
11-Month
32.71"
(830.83mm)
36.53"
(927.86mm)
-3.82"
(-97.03mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1962 1965
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011, 2019
Jun 1962–May 1963
12-Month
35.51"
(901.95mm)
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
-4.76"
(-120.91mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2011
Dec 1961–May 1963
18-Month
51.51"
(1,308.35mm)
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
-7.22"
(-183.39mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1942 1965
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2012
Jun 1961–May 1963
24-Month
71.15"
(1,807.21mm)
80.47"
(2,043.94mm)
-9.32"
(-236.73mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1942 1965
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2012
Jun 1960–May 1963
36-Month
108.12"
(2,746.25mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
-12.58"
(-319.53mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1942 1966
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1978
Jun 1959–May 1963
48-Month
152.76"
(3,880.10mm)
160.95"
(4,088.13mm)
-8.19"
(-208.03mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1942 1967
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2007
Jun 1958–May 1963
60-Month
193.05"
(4,903.47mm)
201.11"
(5,108.19mm)
-8.06"
(-204.72mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1944 1967
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 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/