Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of June 2020. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


New York

Precipitation Rankings, May 2005

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2005
1-Month
1.59"
(40.39mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1980 1903
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1984
Apr–May 2005
2-Month
6.32"
(160.53mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
-0.59"
(-14.98mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2001 1903
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2011
Ties: 1917
Mar–May 2005
3-Month
8.98"
(228.09mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1999 1915
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2011
Ties: 2020
Feb–May 2005
4-Month
11.12"
(282.45mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
-1.38"
(-35.05mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1999 1941
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2011
Jan–May 2005
5-Month
15.02"
(381.51mm)
15.38"
(390.65mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2001 1941
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2011
Dec 2004–May 2005
6-Month
19.21"
(487.93mm)
18.49"
(469.65mm)
0.72"
(18.28mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2003 1941
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2011
Nov 2004–May 2005
7-Month
22.46"
(570.48mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
0.52"
(13.20mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2002 1905
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1984
Ties: 1955, 1971
Oct 2004–May 2005
8-Month
24.72"
(627.89mm)
25.34"
(643.64mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2002 1905
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2011
Ties: 1968
Sep 2004–May 2005
9-Month
30.04"
(763.02mm)
29.03"
(737.36mm)
1.01"
(25.66mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2011
Aug 2004–May 2005
10-Month
35.76"
(908.30mm)
32.73"
(831.34mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2003 1965
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2011
Jul 2004–May 2005
11-Month
41.84"
(1,062.74mm)
36.53"
(927.86mm)
5.31"
(134.88mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2003 1965
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2011
Jun 2004–May 2005
12-Month
44.72"
(1,135.89mm)
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2003 1965
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2011
Dec 2003–May 2005
18-Month
64.61"
(1,641.09mm)
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
5.88"
(149.35mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2003 1965
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2012
Jun 2003–May 2005
24-Month
92.89"
(2,359.41mm)
80.47"
(2,043.94mm)
12.42"
(315.47mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2004 1965
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2012
Jun 2002–May 2005
36-Month
134.57"
(3,418.08mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
13.87"
(352.30mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1978
Ties: 1975
Jun 2001–May 2005
48-Month
173.04"
(4,395.22mm)
160.95"
(4,088.13mm)
12.09"
(307.09mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2004 1967
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2007
Jun 2000–May 2005
60-Month
211.98"
(5,384.29mm)
201.11"
(5,108.19mm)
10.87"
(276.10mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2004 1967
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 11, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/