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 September 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


New York

Precipitation Rankings, May 2019

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2019
1-Month
5.33"
(135.38mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
1.76"
(44.70mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2018 1903
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1984
Apr–May 2019
2-Month
9.68"
(245.87mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
2.77"
(70.36mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2018 1903
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2011
Mar–May 2019
3-Month
11.63"
(295.40mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
1.66"
(42.16mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2018 1915
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2011
Feb–May 2019
4-Month
14.35"
(364.49mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2018 1941
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2011
Jan–May 2019
5-Month
18.79"
(477.27mm)
15.38"
(390.65mm)
3.41"
(86.62mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2018 1941
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2011
Dec 2018–May 2019
6-Month
22.06"
(560.32mm)
18.49"
(469.65mm)
3.57"
(90.67mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2018 1941
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2011
Nov 2018–May 2019
7-Month
28.01"
(711.45mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
6.07"
(154.17mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2018 1905
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1984
Oct 2018–May 2019
8-Month
32.74"
(831.60mm)
25.34"
(643.64mm)
7.40"
(187.96mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2018 1905
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Sep 2018–May 2019
9-Month
37.87"
(961.90mm)
29.03"
(737.36mm)
8.84"
(224.54mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1965
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Aug 2018–May 2019
10-Month
43.24"
(1,098.30mm)
32.73"
(831.34mm)
10.51"
(266.96mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1965
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Jul 2018–May 2019
11-Month
47.86"
(1,215.64mm)
36.53"
(927.86mm)
11.33"
(287.78mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1965
1st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011, 2019
Ties: 2011
Jun 2018–May 2019
12-Month
51.15"
(1,299.21mm)
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
10.88"
(276.35mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1965
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Dec 2017–May 2019
18-Month
70.00"
(1,778.00mm)
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
11.27"
(286.26mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2018 1965
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2012
Jun 2017–May 2019
24-Month
94.28"
(2,394.71mm)
80.47"
(2,043.94mm)
13.81"
(350.77mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2018 1965
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2012
Jun 2016–May 2019
36-Month
139.68"
(3,547.87mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
18.98"
(482.09mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1978
Jun 2015–May 2019
48-Month
181.91"
(4,620.51mm)
160.95"
(4,088.13mm)
20.96"
(532.38mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2018 1967
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2007
Jun 2014–May 2019
60-Month
220.07"
(5,589.78mm)
201.11"
(5,108.19mm)
18.96"
(481.59mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2018 1967
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/