Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1970
1-Month
1.06"
(26.92mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
-2.09"
(-53.09mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1981
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1979
Dec 1969–Jan 1970
2-Month
7.19"
(182.63mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1969 1981
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1978
Nov 1969–Jan 1970
3-Month
12.16"
(308.86mm)
9.98"
(253.49mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1969 1940
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1978
Oct 1969–Jan 1970
4-Month
14.33"
(363.98mm)
13.39"
(340.11mm)
0.94"
(23.87mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1968 1931
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2006
Sep 1969–Jan 1970
5-Month
17.56"
(446.02mm)
17.07"
(433.58mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1968 1931
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1978
Aug 1969–Jan 1970
6-Month
21.05"
(534.67mm)
20.90"
(530.86mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1978
Jul 1969–Jan 1970
7-Month
26.43"
(671.32mm)
24.88"
(631.95mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jun 1969–Jan 1970
8-Month
30.34"
(770.64mm)
28.74"
(730.00mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
May 1969–Jan 1970
9-Month
33.48"
(850.39mm)
32.39"
(822.71mm)
1.09"
(27.68mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Apr 1969–Jan 1970
10-Month
37.29"
(947.17mm)
35.86"
(910.84mm)
1.43"
(36.33mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2012
Mar 1969–Jan 1970
11-Month
39.42"
(1,001.27mm)
39.27"
(997.46mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2012
Feb 1969–Jan 1970
12-Month
41.90"
(1,064.26mm)
42.01"
(1,067.05mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2012
Aug 1968–Jan 1970
18-Month
62.50"
(1,587.50mm)
62.86"
(1,596.64mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2012
Feb 1968–Jan 1970
24-Month
81.43"
(2,068.32mm)
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
-2.58"
(-65.53mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1968 1966
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Feb 1967–Jan 1970
36-Month
123.83"
(3,145.28mm)
126.01"
(3,200.65mm)
-2.18"
(-55.37mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1969 1967
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2006
Feb 1966–Jan 1970
48-Month
159.00"
(4,038.60mm)
168.05"
(4,268.47mm)
-9.05"
(-229.87mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1969 1967
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2012
Feb 1965–Jan 1970
60-Month
192.32"
(4,884.93mm)
209.99"
(5,333.75mm)
-17.67"
(-448.82mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1969 1967
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 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/