Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, May 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1985
1-Month
3.08"
(78.23mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1982 1903
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Apr–May 1985
2-Month
5.04"
(128.02mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
-1.87"
(-47.49mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1966 1903
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Mar–May 1985
3-Month
8.08"
(205.23mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
-1.89"
(-48.01mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1981 1915
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Feb–May 1985
4-Month
10.29"
(261.37mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
-2.21"
(-56.13mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1978 1941
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Jan–May 1985
5-Month
12.15"
(308.61mm)
15.38"
(390.65mm)
-3.23"
(-82.04mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1965 1941
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Dec 1984–May 1985
6-Month
15.96"
(405.38mm)
18.49"
(469.65mm)
-2.53"
(-64.27mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1981 1941
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Nov 1984–May 1985
7-Month
18.94"
(481.08mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
-3.00"
(-76.20mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1981 1905
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Oct 1984–May 1985
8-Month
21.10"
(535.94mm)
25.34"
(643.64mm)
-4.24"
(-107.70mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1965 1905
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Sep 1984–May 1985
9-Month
23.94"
(608.08mm)
29.03"
(737.36mm)
-5.09"
(-129.28mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1965 1965
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Aug 1984–May 1985
10-Month
28.28"
(718.31mm)
32.73"
(831.34mm)
-4.45"
(-113.03mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1965 1965
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Jul 1984–May 1985
11-Month
32.61"
(828.29mm)
36.53"
(927.86mm)
-3.92"
(-99.57mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1967 1965
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011, 2019
Jun 1984–May 1985
12-Month
35.80"
(909.32mm)
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
-4.47"
(-113.54mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1967 1965
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Dec 1983–May 1985
18-Month
60.67"
(1,541.02mm)
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1983 1965
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2012
Jun 1983–May 1985
24-Month
81.36"
(2,066.54mm)
80.47"
(2,043.94mm)
0.89"
(22.60mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2012
Jun 1982–May 1985
36-Month
123.66"
(3,140.96mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1983 1966
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1978
Jun 1981–May 1985
48-Month
164.59"
(4,180.59mm)
160.95"
(4,088.13mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1983 1967
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2007
Jun 1980–May 1985
60-Month
201.53"
(5,118.86mm)
201.11"
(5,108.19mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1983 1967
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/