Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, May 2009

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2009
1-Month
4.64"
(117.86mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2008 1903
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1984
Ties: 2014
Apr–May 2009
2-Month
7.15"
(181.61mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2008 1903
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2011
Mar–May 2009
3-Month
9.96"
(252.98mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
-0.01"
(-0.26mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2006 1915
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2011
Feb–May 2009
4-Month
11.64"
(295.66mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
-0.86"
(-21.84mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 2006 1941
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2011
Jan–May 2009
5-Month
14.17"
(359.92mm)
15.38"
(390.65mm)
-1.21"
(-30.73mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1941
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2011
Dec 2008–May 2009
6-Month
19.46"
(494.28mm)
18.49"
(469.65mm)
0.97"
(24.63mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2006 1941
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2011
Nov 2008–May 2009
7-Month
22.23"
(564.64mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
0.29"
(7.36mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2002 1905
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1984
Oct 2008–May 2009
8-Month
26.97"
(685.04mm)
25.34"
(643.64mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2005 1905
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2011
Sep 2008–May 2009
9-Month
30.36"
(771.14mm)
29.03"
(737.36mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2005 1965
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2011
Aug 2008–May 2009
10-Month
34.42"
(874.27mm)
32.73"
(831.34mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2003 1965
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2011
Jul 2008–May 2009
11-Month
39.94"
(1,014.48mm)
36.53"
(927.86mm)
3.41"
(86.62mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2003 1965
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2011
Jun 2008–May 2009
12-Month
44.32"
(1,125.73mm)
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2003 1965
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2011
Dec 2007–May 2009
18-Month
66.73"
(1,694.94mm)
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
8.00"
(203.20mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2008 1965
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2012
Jun 2007–May 2009
24-Month
89.47"
(2,272.54mm)
80.47"
(2,043.94mm)
9.00"
(228.60mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2003 1965
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2012
Jun 2006–May 2009
36-Month
140.35"
(3,564.89mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
19.65"
(499.11mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2006 1966
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1978
Jun 2005–May 2009
48-Month
187.09"
(4,752.09mm)
160.95"
(4,088.13mm)
26.14"
(663.96mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2006 1967
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2007
Jun 2004–May 2009
60-Month
231.81"
(5,887.97mm)
201.11"
(5,108.19mm)
30.70"
(779.78mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2006 1967
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/