Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, May 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1986
1-Month
3.31"
(84.07mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
-0.26"
(-6.61mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1903
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Apr–May 1986
2-Month
5.88"
(149.35mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1985 1903
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Ties: 1963
Mar–May 1986
3-Month
8.81"
(223.77mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
-1.16"
(-29.47mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1985 1915
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Feb–May 1986
4-Month
11.46"
(291.08mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
-1.04"
(-26.42mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1985 1941
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Jan–May 1986
5-Month
14.52"
(368.81mm)
15.38"
(390.65mm)
-0.86"
(-21.84mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1985 1941
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Dec 1985–May 1986
6-Month
17.04"
(432.82mm)
18.49"
(469.65mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1985 1941
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Nov 1985–May 1986
7-Month
22.94"
(582.68mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1985 1905
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Oct 1985–May 1986
8-Month
26.23"
(666.24mm)
25.34"
(643.64mm)
0.89"
(22.60mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1985 1905
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Sep 1985–May 1986
9-Month
31.13"
(790.70mm)
29.03"
(737.36mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1985 1965
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Ties: 2014
Aug 1985–May 1986
10-Month
34.35"
(872.49mm)
32.73"
(831.34mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1965
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Jul 1985–May 1986
11-Month
37.35"
(948.69mm)
36.53"
(927.86mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1985 1965
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011, 2019
Jun 1985–May 1986
12-Month
41.30"
(1,049.02mm)
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1985 1965
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Dec 1984–May 1986
18-Month
57.26"
(1,454.40mm)
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2012
Jun 1984–May 1986
24-Month
77.10"
(1,958.34mm)
80.47"
(2,043.94mm)
-3.37"
(-85.60mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2012
Jun 1983–May 1986
36-Month
122.66"
(3,115.56mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1983 1966
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1978
Ties: 1906
Jun 1982–May 1986
48-Month
164.96"
(4,189.98mm)
160.95"
(4,088.13mm)
4.01"
(101.85mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1967
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2007
Ties: 1987
Jun 1981–May 1986
60-Month
205.89"
(5,229.61mm)
201.11"
(5,108.19mm)
4.78"
(121.42mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1985 1967
52nd 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 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/