Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, May 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1997
1-Month
3.22"
(81.79mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1995 1903
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1984
Apr–May 1997
2-Month
5.85"
(148.59mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1995 1903
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Mar–May 1997
3-Month
9.76"
(247.90mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
-0.21"
(-5.34mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1915
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Feb–May 1997
4-Month
12.28"
(311.91mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Jan–May 1997
5-Month
14.98"
(380.49mm)
15.38"
(390.65mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Dec 1996–May 1997
6-Month
19.87"
(504.70mm)
18.49"
(469.65mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Nov 1996–May 1997
7-Month
24.57"
(624.08mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1995 1905
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1984
Oct 1996–May 1997
8-Month
28.69"
(728.73mm)
25.34"
(643.64mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1905
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Sep 1996–May 1997
9-Month
33.94"
(862.08mm)
29.03"
(737.36mm)
4.91"
(124.72mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Aug 1996–May 1997
10-Month
36.63"
(930.40mm)
32.73"
(831.34mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Jul 1996–May 1997
11-Month
42.17"
(1,071.12mm)
36.53"
(927.86mm)
5.64"
(143.26mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011, 2019
Jun 1996–May 1997
12-Month
46.98"
(1,193.29mm)
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
6.71"
(170.43mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1996 1965
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2011
Dec 1995–May 1997
18-Month
68.19"
(1,732.03mm)
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
9.46"
(240.29mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1996 1965
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2012
Jun 1995–May 1997
24-Month
91.50"
(2,324.10mm)
80.47"
(2,043.94mm)
11.03"
(280.16mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1996 1965
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2012
Jun 1994–May 1997
36-Month
128.12"
(3,254.25mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
7.42"
(188.47mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1978
Jun 1993–May 1997
48-Month
169.76"
(4,311.90mm)
160.95"
(4,088.13mm)
8.81"
(223.77mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2007
Jun 1992–May 1997
60-Month
214.86"
(5,457.44mm)
201.11"
(5,108.19mm)
13.75"
(349.25mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 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/