Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, May 1991

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1991
1-Month
3.21"
(81.53mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
-0.36"
(-9.15mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1988 1903
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1984
Ties: 1958
Apr–May 1991
2-Month
7.08"
(179.83mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1988 1903
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2011
Mar–May 1991
3-Month
10.99"
(279.15mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1988 1915
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2011
Ties: 1916
Feb–May 1991
4-Month
12.61"
(320.29mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1988 1941
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2011
Jan–May 1991
5-Month
15.13"
(384.30mm)
15.38"
(390.65mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1941
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2011
Dec 1990–May 1991
6-Month
20.61"
(523.49mm)
18.49"
(469.65mm)
2.12"
(53.84mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1989 1941
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2011
Nov 1990–May 1991
7-Month
23.82"
(605.03mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1989 1905
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1984
Oct 1990–May 1991
8-Month
30.21"
(767.33mm)
25.34"
(643.64mm)
4.87"
(123.69mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1990 1905
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Sep 1990–May 1991
9-Month
33.17"
(842.52mm)
29.03"
(737.36mm)
4.14"
(105.16mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1989 1965
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2011
Aug 1990–May 1991
10-Month
38.18"
(969.77mm)
32.73"
(831.34mm)
5.45"
(138.43mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1989 1965
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2011
Jul 1990–May 1991
11-Month
41.62"
(1,057.15mm)
36.53"
(927.86mm)
5.09"
(129.29mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1989 1965
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2011, 2019
Jun 1990–May 1991
12-Month
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
4.64"
(117.85mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1989 1965
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2011
Dec 1989–May 1991
18-Month
66.56"
(1,690.62mm)
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
7.83"
(198.88mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1990 1965
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2012
Jun 1989–May 1991
24-Month
92.59"
(2,351.79mm)
80.47"
(2,043.94mm)
12.12"
(307.85mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1990 1965
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2012
Jun 1988–May 1991
36-Month
131.41"
(3,337.81mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
10.71"
(272.03mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1990 1966
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1978
Jun 1987–May 1991
48-Month
171.09"
(4,345.69mm)
160.95"
(4,088.13mm)
10.14"
(257.56mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1990 1967
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2007
Jun 1986–May 1991
60-Month
213.39"
(5,420.11mm)
201.11"
(5,108.19mm)
12.28"
(311.92mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1990 1967
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 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/