Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, May 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2008
1-Month
2.28"
(57.91mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
-1.29"
(-32.77mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 2007 1903
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1984
Apr–May 2008
2-Month
5.09"
(129.29mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
-1.82"
(-46.22mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 2001 1903
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2011
Ties: 2016
Mar–May 2008
3-Month
10.24"
(260.10mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2006 1915
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2011
Feb–May 2008
4-Month
15.52"
(394.21mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
3.02"
(76.71mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Jan–May 2008
5-Month
17.58"
(446.53mm)
15.38"
(390.65mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Dec 2007–May 2008
6-Month
22.41"
(569.21mm)
18.49"
(469.65mm)
3.92"
(99.56mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Nov 2007–May 2008
7-Month
26.66"
(677.16mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
4.72"
(119.88mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2007 1905
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Oct 2007–May 2008
8-Month
31.67"
(804.42mm)
25.34"
(643.64mm)
6.33"
(160.78mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2007 1905
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Sep 2007–May 2008
9-Month
34.98"
(888.49mm)
29.03"
(737.36mm)
5.95"
(151.13mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2007 1965
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Aug 2007–May 2008
10-Month
37.53"
(953.26mm)
32.73"
(831.34mm)
4.80"
(121.92mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2005 1965
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2011
Jul 2007–May 2008
11-Month
42.24"
(1,072.90mm)
36.53"
(927.86mm)
5.71"
(145.04mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2005 1965
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2011, 2019
Jun 2007–May 2008
12-Month
45.15"
(1,146.81mm)
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
4.88"
(123.95mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2005 1965
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2011
Dec 2006–May 2008
18-Month
65.36"
(1,660.14mm)
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
6.63"
(168.40mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2005 1965
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1952
Jun 2006–May 2008
24-Month
96.03"
(2,439.16mm)
80.47"
(2,043.94mm)
15.56"
(395.22mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2006 1965
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2012
Jun 2005–May 2008
36-Month
142.77"
(3,626.36mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
22.07"
(560.58mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2007 1966
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1978
Jun 2004–May 2008
48-Month
187.49"
(4,762.25mm)
160.95"
(4,088.13mm)
26.54"
(674.12mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2006 1967
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2007
Jun 2003–May 2008
60-Month
235.66"
(5,985.76mm)
201.11"
(5,108.19mm)
34.55"
(877.57mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2007 1967
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/