Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1949
1-Month
4.08"
(103.63mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1948 1981
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1979
Dec 1948–Jan 1949
2-Month
8.34"
(211.84mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1948 1981
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1978
Ties: 1994
Nov 1948–Jan 1949
3-Month
13.48"
(342.39mm)
9.98"
(253.49mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1948 1940
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1978
Oct 1948–Jan 1949
4-Month
16.65"
(422.91mm)
13.39"
(340.11mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2006
Sep 1948–Jan 1949
5-Month
18.01"
(457.45mm)
17.07"
(433.58mm)
0.94"
(23.87mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1978
Aug 1948–Jan 1949
6-Month
21.44"
(544.58mm)
20.90"
(530.86mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1978
Jul 1948–Jan 1949
7-Month
25.04"
(636.02mm)
24.88"
(631.95mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jun 1948–Jan 1949
8-Month
29.37"
(746.00mm)
28.74"
(730.00mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
May 1948–Jan 1949
9-Month
35.15"
(892.81mm)
32.39"
(822.71mm)
2.76"
(70.10mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Apr 1948–Jan 1949
10-Month
39.18"
(995.17mm)
35.86"
(910.84mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2012
Mar 1948–Jan 1949
11-Month
42.64"
(1,083.06mm)
39.27"
(997.46mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2012
Feb 1948–Jan 1949
12-Month
44.73"
(1,136.14mm)
42.01"
(1,067.05mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 2011
Aug 1947–Jan 1949
18-Month
61.13"
(1,552.70mm)
62.86"
(1,596.64mm)
-1.73"
(-43.94mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1945 1966
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2012
Ties: 1927
Feb 1947–Jan 1949
24-Month
85.82"
(2,179.83mm)
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
1.81"
(45.98mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1966
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Feb 1946–Jan 1949
36-Month
126.30"
(3,208.02mm)
126.01"
(3,200.65mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1967
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2006
Feb 1945–Jan 1949
48-Month
174.86"
(4,441.44mm)
168.05"
(4,268.47mm)
6.81"
(172.97mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1948 1967
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2012
Feb 1944–Jan 1949
60-Month
216.29"
(5,493.77mm)
209.99"
(5,333.75mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1948 1967
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 11, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/