Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, May 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1996
1-Month
4.92"
(124.97mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1995 1903
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1984
Apr–May 1996
2-Month
10.18"
(258.57mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1995 1903
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2011
Mar–May 1996
3-Month
12.25"
(311.15mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1995 1915
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2011
Feb–May 1996
4-Month
14.28"
(362.71mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2011
Jan–May 1996
5-Month
18.83"
(478.28mm)
15.38"
(390.65mm)
3.45"
(87.63mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2011
Dec 1995–May 1996
6-Month
21.21"
(538.73mm)
18.49"
(469.65mm)
2.72"
(69.08mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2011
Nov 1995–May 1996
7-Month
25.51"
(647.95mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
3.57"
(90.67mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1995 1905
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1984
Oct 1995–May 1996
8-Month
33.02"
(838.71mm)
25.34"
(643.64mm)
7.68"
(195.07mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1905
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Sep 1995–May 1996
9-Month
36.23"
(920.24mm)
29.03"
(737.36mm)
7.20"
(182.88mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2011
Aug 1995–May 1996
10-Month
38.65"
(981.71mm)
32.73"
(831.34mm)
5.92"
(150.37mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2011
Jul 1995–May 1996
11-Month
42.73"
(1,085.34mm)
36.53"
(927.86mm)
6.20"
(157.48mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2011
Jun 1995–May 1996
12-Month
44.52"
(1,130.81mm)
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
4.25"
(107.95mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2011
Dec 1994–May 1996
18-Month
58.57"
(1,487.68mm)
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2012
Jun 1994–May 1996
24-Month
81.14"
(2,060.96mm)
80.47"
(2,043.94mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2012
Jun 1993–May 1996
36-Month
122.78"
(3,118.61mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
2.08"
(52.83mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1978
Jun 1992–May 1996
48-Month
167.88"
(4,264.15mm)
160.95"
(4,088.13mm)
6.93"
(176.02mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1995 1967
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2007
Jun 1991–May 1996
60-Month
204.04"
(5,182.62mm)
201.11"
(5,108.19mm)
2.93"
(74.43mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1967
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 14, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/