Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1939

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1939
1-Month
2.87"
(72.90mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1934 1981
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1979
Ties: 1930
Dec 1938–Jan 1939
2-Month
6.16"
(156.46mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1938 1981
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1978
Nov 1938–Jan 1939
3-Month
9.13"
(231.90mm)
9.98"
(253.49mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1934 1940
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1978
Ties: 1954
Oct 1938–Jan 1939
4-Month
11.07"
(281.18mm)
13.39"
(340.11mm)
-2.32"
(-58.93mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2006
Sep 1938–Jan 1939
5-Month
17.94"
(455.68mm)
17.07"
(433.58mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1938 1931
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1978
Aug 1938–Jan 1939
6-Month
21.53"
(546.86mm)
20.90"
(530.86mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1936 1931
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1978
Jul 1938–Jan 1939
7-Month
27.55"
(699.77mm)
24.88"
(631.95mm)
2.67"
(67.82mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1938 1931
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Jun 1938–Jan 1939
8-Month
32.12"
(815.85mm)
28.74"
(730.00mm)
3.38"
(85.85mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1938 1931
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
May 1938–Jan 1939
9-Month
35.68"
(906.27mm)
32.39"
(822.71mm)
3.29"
(83.56mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1938 1931
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Apr 1938–Jan 1939
10-Month
38.44"
(976.38mm)
35.86"
(910.84mm)
2.58"
(65.54mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1937 1931
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2012
Mar 1938–Jan 1939
11-Month
41.08"
(1,043.43mm)
39.27"
(997.46mm)
1.81"
(45.97mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1936 1931
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2012
Feb 1938–Jan 1939
12-Month
43.89"
(1,114.81mm)
42.01"
(1,067.05mm)
1.88"
(47.76mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1936 1931
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2012
Aug 1937–Jan 1939
18-Month
66.36"
(1,685.54mm)
62.86"
(1,596.64mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1936 1966
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1956
Feb 1937–Jan 1939
24-Month
88.23"
(2,241.04mm)
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Feb 1936–Jan 1939
36-Month
134.06"
(3,405.12mm)
126.01"
(3,200.65mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1938 1967
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2006
Feb 1935–Jan 1939
48-Month
175.06"
(4,446.52mm)
168.05"
(4,268.47mm)
7.01"
(178.05mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1938 1967
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2012
Feb 1934–Jan 1939
60-Month
216.50"
(5,499.10mm)
209.99"
(5,333.75mm)
6.51"
(165.35mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1938 1967
42nd 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 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/