Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, May 1966

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1966
1-Month
2.91"
(73.91mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
-0.66"
(-16.77mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1965 1903
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1984
Apr–May 1966
2-Month
4.81"
(122.17mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1965 1903
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2011
Mar–May 1966
3-Month
7.87"
(199.90mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1965 1915
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2011
Feb–May 1966
4-Month
10.51"
(266.95mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
-1.99"
(-50.55mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1965 1941
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2011
Jan–May 1966
5-Month
13.51"
(343.15mm)
15.38"
(390.65mm)
-1.87"
(-47.50mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1965 1941
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2011
Dec 1965–May 1966
6-Month
15.49"
(393.45mm)
18.49"
(469.65mm)
-3.00"
(-76.20mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1965 1941
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2011
Ties: 1987
Nov 1965–May 1966
7-Month
19.06"
(484.12mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
-2.88"
(-73.16mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1965 1905
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1984
Oct 1965–May 1966
8-Month
22.64"
(575.06mm)
25.34"
(643.64mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1965 1905
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2011
Sep 1965–May 1966
9-Month
26.34"
(669.04mm)
29.03"
(737.36mm)
-2.69"
(-68.32mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1965 1965
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Aug 1965–May 1966
10-Month
30.59"
(776.99mm)
32.73"
(831.34mm)
-2.14"
(-54.35mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1965 1965
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Jul 1965–May 1966
11-Month
33.12"
(841.25mm)
36.53"
(927.86mm)
-3.41"
(-86.61mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1965 1965
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Jun 1965–May 1966
12-Month
35.39"
(898.91mm)
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
-4.88"
(-123.95mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1965 1965
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2011
Dec 1964–May 1966
18-Month
50.46"
(1,281.68mm)
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
-8.27"
(-210.06mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1965 1965
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1964
Jun 1964–May 1966
24-Month
63.80"
(1,620.52mm)
80.47"
(2,043.94mm)
-16.67"
(-423.42mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1965 1965
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2012
Jun 1963–May 1966
36-Month
98.60"
(2,504.44mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
-22.10"
(-561.34mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1978
Jun 1962–May 1966
48-Month
134.11"
(3,406.39mm)
160.95"
(4,088.13mm)
-26.84"
(-681.74mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1966 1967
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2007
Jun 1961–May 1966
60-Month
169.75"
(4,311.65mm)
201.11"
(5,108.19mm)
-31.36"
(-796.54mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1966 1967
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/