Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, May 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1983
1-Month
4.73"
(120.14mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1982 1903
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1984
Apr–May 1983
2-Month
11.15"
(283.21mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
4.24"
(107.70mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1903
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Mar–May 1983
3-Month
14.68"
(372.87mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
4.71"
(119.63mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 1915
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Feb–May 1983
4-Month
16.51"
(419.35mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
4.01"
(101.85mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1982 1941
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jan–May 1983
5-Month
18.98"
(482.09mm)
15.38"
(390.65mm)
3.60"
(91.44mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1982 1941
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Dec 1982–May 1983
6-Month
21.36"
(542.54mm)
18.49"
(469.65mm)
2.87"
(72.89mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1982 1941
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Nov 1982–May 1983
7-Month
26.00"
(660.40mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1982 1905
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1984
Oct 1982–May 1983
8-Month
27.62"
(701.55mm)
25.34"
(643.64mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1982 1905
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Sep 1982–May 1983
9-Month
30.79"
(782.07mm)
29.03"
(737.36mm)
1.76"
(44.71mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Aug 1982–May 1983
10-Month
33.80"
(858.52mm)
32.73"
(831.34mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Jul 1982–May 1983
11-Month
36.42"
(925.07mm)
36.53"
(927.86mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2011, 2019
Jun 1982–May 1983
12-Month
42.30"
(1,074.42mm)
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Ties: 1987
Dec 1981–May 1983
18-Month
58.96"
(1,497.58mm)
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2012
Jun 1981–May 1983
24-Month
83.23"
(2,114.04mm)
80.47"
(2,043.94mm)
2.76"
(70.10mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2012
Jun 1980–May 1983
36-Month
120.17"
(3,052.32mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1978
Jun 1979–May 1983
48-Month
157.51"
(4,000.75mm)
160.95"
(4,088.13mm)
-3.44"
(-87.38mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1970 1967
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2007
Jun 1978–May 1983
60-Month
199.89"
(5,077.21mm)
201.11"
(5,108.19mm)
-1.22"
(-30.98mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1971 1967
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/