Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, May 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1980
1-Month
1.40"
(35.56mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
-2.17"
(-55.12mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1903 1903
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1984
Apr–May 1980
2-Month
5.46"
(138.68mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1978 1903
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Ties: 1975
Mar–May 1980
3-Month
10.33"
(262.38mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
0.36"
(9.14mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1978 1915
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Feb–May 1980
4-Month
11.28"
(286.51mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1941
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Ties: 1938
Jan–May 1980
5-Month
12.55"
(318.77mm)
15.38"
(390.65mm)
-2.83"
(-71.88mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1965 1941
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Ties: 1926
Dec 1979–May 1980
6-Month
14.69"
(373.13mm)
18.49"
(469.65mm)
-3.80"
(-96.52mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Nov 1979–May 1980
7-Month
18.64"
(473.46mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
-3.30"
(-83.82mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1977 1905
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1984
Oct 1979–May 1980
8-Month
22.55"
(572.77mm)
25.34"
(643.64mm)
-2.79"
(-70.87mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1967 1905
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Sep 1979–May 1980
9-Month
28.14"
(714.76mm)
29.03"
(737.36mm)
-0.89"
(-22.60mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1970 1965
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Aug 1979–May 1980
10-Month
32.72"
(831.09mm)
32.73"
(831.34mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1975 1965
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Jul 1979–May 1980
11-Month
35.43"
(899.92mm)
36.53"
(927.86mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1970 1965
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011, 2019
Jun 1979–May 1980
12-Month
37.34"
(948.44mm)
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
-2.93"
(-74.42mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1967 1965
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Dec 1978–May 1980
18-Month
60.41"
(1,534.41mm)
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
1.68"
(42.67mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1972 1965
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2012
Jun 1978–May 1980
24-Month
79.72"
(2,024.89mm)
80.47"
(2,043.94mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1970 1965
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2012
Jun 1977–May 1980
36-Month
130.32"
(3,310.13mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
9.62"
(244.35mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1978
Jun 1976–May 1980
48-Month
173.14"
(4,397.76mm)
160.95"
(4,088.13mm)
12.19"
(309.63mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1973 1967
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2007
Jun 1975–May 1980
60-Month
223.84"
(5,685.54mm)
201.11"
(5,108.19mm)
22.73"
(577.35mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1975 1967
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/