Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1956
1-Month
2.82"
(71.63mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1955 1981
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1979
Ties: 1983, 2010, 2014
Dec 1955–Jan 1956
2-Month
3.87"
(98.30mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
-2.58"
(-65.53mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1944 1981
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1978
Nov 1955–Jan 1956
3-Month
6.98"
(177.29mm)
9.98"
(253.49mm)
-3.00"
(-76.20mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1940 1940
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1978
Oct 1955–Jan 1956
4-Month
13.27"
(337.06mm)
13.39"
(340.11mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2006
Ties: 2014
Sep 1955–Jan 1956
5-Month
15.70"
(398.78mm)
17.07"
(433.58mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1978
Aug 1955–Jan 1956
6-Month
23.84"
(605.54mm)
20.90"
(530.86mm)
2.94"
(74.68mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1978
Jul 1955–Jan 1956
7-Month
26.24"
(666.50mm)
24.88"
(631.95mm)
1.36"
(34.55mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Jun 1955–Jan 1956
8-Month
29.53"
(750.06mm)
28.74"
(730.00mm)
0.79"
(20.06mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
May 1955–Jan 1956
9-Month
31.91"
(810.51mm)
32.39"
(822.71mm)
-0.48"
(-12.20mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Apr 1955–Jan 1956
10-Month
34.73"
(882.14mm)
35.86"
(910.84mm)
-1.13"
(-28.70mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2012
Mar 1955–Jan 1956
11-Month
39.27"
(997.46mm)
39.27"
(997.46mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2012
Feb 1955–Jan 1956
12-Month
42.79"
(1,086.87mm)
42.01"
(1,067.05mm)
0.78"
(19.82mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2012
Aug 1954–Jan 1956
18-Month
66.36"
(1,685.54mm)
62.86"
(1,596.64mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1955 1966
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2012
Ties: 1939
Feb 1954–Jan 1956
24-Month
88.42"
(2,245.87mm)
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
4.41"
(112.02mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1955 1966
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Feb 1953–Jan 1956
36-Month
130.10"
(3,304.54mm)
126.01"
(3,200.65mm)
4.09"
(103.89mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1952 1967
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2006
Feb 1952–Jan 1956
48-Month
173.74"
(4,413.00mm)
168.05"
(4,268.47mm)
5.69"
(144.53mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1953 1967
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2012
Feb 1951–Jan 1956
60-Month
221.05"
(5,614.67mm)
209.99"
(5,333.75mm)
11.06"
(280.92mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1954 1967
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 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/