Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, May 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2002
1-Month
5.34"
(135.64mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2001 1903
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1984
Apr–May 2002
2-Month
9.40"
(238.76mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
2.49"
(63.25mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2001 1903
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Mar–May 2002
3-Month
12.71"
(322.83mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
2.74"
(69.59mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2001 1915
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Feb–May 2002
4-Month
15.01"
(381.25mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2001 1941
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Jan–May 2002
5-Month
17.20"
(436.88mm)
15.38"
(390.65mm)
1.82"
(46.23mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2001 1941
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Dec 2001–May 2002
6-Month
19.94"
(506.48mm)
18.49"
(469.65mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2001 1941
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Nov 2001–May 2002
7-Month
22.18"
(563.37mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
0.24"
(6.09mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1905
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1984
Oct 2001–May 2002
8-Month
24.54"
(623.32mm)
25.34"
(643.64mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2001 1905
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Sep 2001–May 2002
9-Month
28.67"
(728.22mm)
29.03"
(737.36mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2001 1965
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Aug 2001–May 2002
10-Month
31.78"
(807.21mm)
32.73"
(831.34mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2001 1965
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Jul 2001–May 2002
11-Month
34.18"
(868.17mm)
36.53"
(927.86mm)
-2.35"
(-59.69mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1965
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011, 2019
Jun 2001–May 2002
12-Month
38.47"
(977.14mm)
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2011
Ties: 1896
Dec 2000–May 2002
18-Month
54.82"
(1,392.43mm)
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
-3.91"
(-99.31mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1965
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2012
Jun 2000–May 2002
24-Month
77.41"
(1,966.21mm)
80.47"
(2,043.94mm)
-3.06"
(-77.73mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1986 1965
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2012
Ties: 1955
Jun 1999–May 2002
36-Month
121.10"
(3,075.94mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1978
Jun 1998–May 2002
48-Month
159.59"
(4,053.59mm)
160.95"
(4,088.13mm)
-1.36"
(-34.54mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1995 1967
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2007
Jun 1997–May 2002
60-Month
201.78"
(5,125.21mm)
201.11"
(5,108.19mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1989 1967
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/