Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1938
1-Month
3.17"
(80.52mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1934 1981
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1979
Ties: 2000
Dec 1937–Jan 1938
2-Month
5.67"
(144.02mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1933 1981
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1978
Nov 1937–Jan 1938
3-Month
9.42"
(239.27mm)
9.98"
(253.49mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1934 1940
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1978
Oct 1937–Jan 1938
4-Month
14.89"
(378.21mm)
13.39"
(340.11mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1931
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2006
Sep 1937–Jan 1938
5-Month
17.60"
(447.04mm)
17.07"
(433.58mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1934 1931
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1978
Aug 1937–Jan 1938
6-Month
22.47"
(570.74mm)
20.90"
(530.86mm)
1.57"
(39.88mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1931
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1978
Jul 1937–Jan 1938
7-Month
25.82"
(655.83mm)
24.88"
(631.95mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1934 1931
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Jun 1937–Jan 1938
8-Month
30.70"
(779.78mm)
28.74"
(730.00mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1931
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2019
Ties: 1899
May 1937–Jan 1938
9-Month
34.84"
(884.94mm)
32.39"
(822.71mm)
2.45"
(62.23mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1931
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Apr 1937–Jan 1938
10-Month
39.07"
(992.38mm)
35.86"
(910.84mm)
3.21"
(81.54mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1937 1931
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2012
Mar 1937–Jan 1938
11-Month
41.73"
(1,059.94mm)
39.27"
(997.46mm)
2.46"
(62.48mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1931
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2012
Feb 1937–Jan 1938
12-Month
44.34"
(1,126.24mm)
42.01"
(1,067.05mm)
2.33"
(59.19mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1936 1931
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2012
Aug 1936–Jan 1938
18-Month
68.44"
(1,738.38mm)
62.86"
(1,596.64mm)
5.58"
(141.74mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2012
Feb 1936–Jan 1938
24-Month
90.17"
(2,290.32mm)
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
6.16"
(156.47mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2019
Feb 1935–Jan 1938
36-Month
131.17"
(3,331.72mm)
126.01"
(3,200.65mm)
5.16"
(131.07mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1937 1967
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2006
Feb 1934–Jan 1938
48-Month
172.61"
(4,384.29mm)
168.05"
(4,268.47mm)
4.56"
(115.82mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1937 1967
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2012
Feb 1933–Jan 1938
60-Month
216.34"
(5,495.04mm)
209.99"
(5,333.75mm)
6.35"
(161.29mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1937 1967
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/