Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, May 1990

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1990
1-Month
6.37"
(161.80mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1903
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1984
Apr–May 1990
2-Month
10.44"
(265.18mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
3.53"
(89.67mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1989 1903
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Mar–May 1990
3-Month
12.88"
(327.15mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
2.91"
(73.91mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1989 1915
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Feb–May 1990
4-Month
16.54"
(420.12mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1989 1941
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Jan–May 1990
5-Month
20.24"
(514.10mm)
15.38"
(390.65mm)
4.86"
(123.45mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1989 1941
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Dec 1989–May 1990
6-Month
21.65"
(549.91mm)
18.49"
(469.65mm)
3.16"
(80.26mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1989 1941
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Nov 1989–May 1990
7-Month
25.74"
(653.80mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1989 1905
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Ties: 1947
Oct 1989–May 1990
8-Month
29.98"
(761.49mm)
25.34"
(643.64mm)
4.64"
(117.85mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1989 1905
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Sep 1989–May 1990
9-Month
35.08"
(891.03mm)
29.03"
(737.36mm)
6.05"
(153.67mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1989 1965
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Aug 1989–May 1990
10-Month
38.68"
(982.47mm)
32.73"
(831.34mm)
5.95"
(151.13mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1989 1965
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Jul 1989–May 1990
11-Month
41.85"
(1,062.99mm)
36.53"
(927.86mm)
5.32"
(135.13mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1989 1965
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011, 2019
Jun 1989–May 1990
12-Month
47.68"
(1,211.07mm)
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
7.41"
(188.21mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1989 1965
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2011
Dec 1988–May 1990
18-Month
64.70"
(1,643.38mm)
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
5.97"
(151.64mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1965
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2012
Jun 1988–May 1990
24-Month
86.50"
(2,197.10mm)
80.47"
(2,043.94mm)
6.03"
(153.16mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1989 1965
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2012
Jun 1987–May 1990
36-Month
126.18"
(3,204.97mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
5.48"
(139.19mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1978
Jun 1986–May 1990
48-Month
168.48"
(4,279.39mm)
160.95"
(4,088.13mm)
7.53"
(191.26mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1989 1967
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2007
Jun 1985–May 1990
60-Month
209.78"
(5,328.41mm)
201.11"
(5,108.19mm)
8.67"
(220.22mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1989 1967
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 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/