Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1974
1-Month
3.22"
(81.79mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1973 1981
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1979
Dec 1973–Jan 1974
2-Month
10.14"
(257.56mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
3.69"
(93.73mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1973 1981
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
Nov 1973–Jan 1974
3-Month
12.93"
(328.42mm)
9.98"
(253.49mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1972 1940
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1978
Oct 1973–Jan 1974
4-Month
16.12"
(409.45mm)
13.39"
(340.11mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2006
Sep 1973–Jan 1974
5-Month
19.96"
(506.98mm)
17.07"
(433.58mm)
2.89"
(73.40mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1978
Aug 1973–Jan 1974
6-Month
23.62"
(599.95mm)
20.90"
(530.86mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1978
Jul 1973–Jan 1974
7-Month
26.98"
(685.29mm)
24.88"
(631.95mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jun 1973–Jan 1974
8-Month
32.05"
(814.07mm)
28.74"
(730.00mm)
3.31"
(84.07mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
May 1973–Jan 1974
9-Month
37.16"
(943.86mm)
32.39"
(822.71mm)
4.77"
(121.15mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Apr 1973–Jan 1974
10-Month
42.55"
(1,080.77mm)
35.86"
(910.84mm)
6.69"
(169.93mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2012
Mar 1973–Jan 1974
11-Month
45.57"
(1,157.48mm)
39.27"
(997.46mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2012
Feb 1973–Jan 1974
12-Month
48.22"
(1,224.79mm)
42.01"
(1,067.05mm)
6.21"
(157.74mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2012
Aug 1972–Jan 1974
18-Month
72.34"
(1,837.44mm)
62.86"
(1,596.64mm)
9.48"
(240.80mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2012
Feb 1972–Jan 1974
24-Month
101.07"
(2,567.18mm)
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
17.06"
(433.33mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1973 1966
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Feb 1971–Jan 1974
36-Month
142.00"
(3,606.80mm)
126.01"
(3,200.65mm)
15.99"
(406.15mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1973 1967
13th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Feb 1970–Jan 1974
48-Month
184.17"
(4,677.92mm)
168.05"
(4,268.47mm)
16.12"
(409.45mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1973 1967
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Feb 1969–Jan 1974
60-Month
226.07"
(5,742.18mm)
209.99"
(5,333.75mm)
16.08"
(408.43mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1973 1967
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/