Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, May 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1989
1-Month
6.50"
(165.10mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
2.93"
(74.42mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1903
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Apr–May 1989
2-Month
8.76"
(222.50mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1988 1903
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Mar–May 1989
3-Month
11.78"
(299.21mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
1.81"
(45.97mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1915
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Feb–May 1989
4-Month
13.73"
(348.74mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1988 1941
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Jan–May 1989
5-Month
15.36"
(390.14mm)
15.38"
(390.65mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1988 1941
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Dec 1988–May 1989
6-Month
17.02"
(432.31mm)
18.49"
(469.65mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1988 1941
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Nov 1988–May 1989
7-Month
21.62"
(549.15mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1988 1905
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1984
Oct 1988–May 1989
8-Month
25.29"
(642.37mm)
25.34"
(643.64mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1988 1905
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Sep 1988–May 1989
9-Month
27.73"
(704.34mm)
29.03"
(737.36mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Aug 1988–May 1989
10-Month
32.20"
(817.88mm)
32.73"
(831.34mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Jul 1988–May 1989
11-Month
37.24"
(945.90mm)
36.53"
(927.86mm)
0.71"
(18.04mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011, 2019
Jun 1988–May 1989
12-Month
38.82"
(986.03mm)
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1985 1965
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2011
Dec 1987–May 1989
18-Month
53.34"
(1,354.84mm)
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
-5.39"
(-136.90mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2012
Jun 1987–May 1989
24-Month
78.50"
(1,993.90mm)
80.47"
(2,043.94mm)
-1.97"
(-50.04mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1986 1965
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2012
Jun 1986–May 1989
36-Month
120.80"
(3,068.32mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1987 1966
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1978
Jun 1985–May 1989
48-Month
162.10"
(4,117.34mm)
160.95"
(4,088.13mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1988 1967
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2007
Jun 1984–May 1989
60-Month
197.90"
(5,026.66mm)
201.11"
(5,108.19mm)
-3.21"
(-81.53mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1971 1967
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/