Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, May 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2003
1-Month
4.83"
(122.68mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1903
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1984
Apr–May 2003
2-Month
7.48"
(189.99mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2001 1903
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2011
Ties: 1974
Mar–May 2003
3-Month
10.29"
(261.37mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2001 1915
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2011
Feb–May 2003
4-Month
12.81"
(325.37mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1941
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2011
Jan–May 2003
5-Month
15.32"
(389.13mm)
15.38"
(390.65mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2001 1941
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2011
Dec 2002–May 2003
6-Month
18.86"
(479.04mm)
18.49"
(469.65mm)
0.37"
(9.39mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2001 1941
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2011
Nov 2002–May 2003
7-Month
22.70"
(576.58mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2002 1905
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1984
Oct 2002–May 2003
8-Month
27.01"
(686.05mm)
25.34"
(643.64mm)
1.67"
(42.41mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1905
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Sep 2002–May 2003
9-Month
31.61"
(802.89mm)
29.03"
(737.36mm)
2.58"
(65.53mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Aug 2002–May 2003
10-Month
34.24"
(869.70mm)
32.73"
(831.34mm)
1.51"
(38.36mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Jul 2002–May 2003
11-Month
36.24"
(920.50mm)
36.53"
(927.86mm)
-0.29"
(-7.36mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011, 2019
Jun 2002–May 2003
12-Month
41.68"
(1,058.67mm)
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Dec 2001–May 2003
18-Month
61.62"
(1,565.15mm)
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2012
Jun 2001–May 2003
24-Month
80.15"
(2,035.81mm)
80.47"
(2,043.94mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2012
Jun 2000–May 2003
36-Month
119.09"
(3,024.89mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
-1.61"
(-40.89mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1978
Jun 1999–May 2003
48-Month
162.78"
(4,134.61mm)
160.95"
(4,088.13mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2002 1967
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2007
Jun 1998–May 2003
60-Month
201.27"
(5,112.26mm)
201.11"
(5,108.19mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1989 1967
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2002 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/