Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1978
1-Month
6.76"
(171.70mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1977 1981
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Dec 1977–Jan 1978
2-Month
11.87"
(301.50mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
5.42"
(137.67mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1977 1981
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
Nov 1977–Jan 1978
3-Month
16.41"
(416.81mm)
9.98"
(253.49mm)
6.43"
(163.32mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1977 1940
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
Oct 1977–Jan 1978
4-Month
21.69"
(550.93mm)
13.39"
(340.11mm)
8.30"
(210.82mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Sep 1977–Jan 1978
5-Month
27.65"
(702.31mm)
17.07"
(433.58mm)
10.58"
(268.73mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
Aug 1977–Jan 1978
6-Month
32.29"
(820.17mm)
20.90"
(530.86mm)
11.39"
(289.31mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
Jul 1977–Jan 1978
7-Month
35.84"
(910.34mm)
24.88"
(631.95mm)
10.96"
(278.39mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1977–Jan 1978
8-Month
40.30"
(1,023.62mm)
28.74"
(730.00mm)
11.56"
(293.62mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
May 1977–Jan 1978
9-Month
42.22"
(1,072.39mm)
32.39"
(822.71mm)
9.83"
(249.68mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Apr 1977–Jan 1978
10-Month
45.88"
(1,165.35mm)
35.86"
(910.84mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Mar 1977–Jan 1978
11-Month
50.77"
(1,289.56mm)
39.27"
(997.46mm)
11.50"
(292.10mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Feb 1977–Jan 1978
12-Month
52.93"
(1,344.42mm)
42.01"
(1,067.05mm)
10.92"
(277.37mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Aug 1976–Jan 1978
18-Month
74.02"
(1,880.11mm)
62.86"
(1,596.64mm)
11.16"
(283.47mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Feb 1976–Jan 1978
24-Month
96.64"
(2,454.66mm)
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
12.63"
(320.81mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Feb 1975–Jan 1978
36-Month
145.62"
(3,698.75mm)
126.01"
(3,200.65mm)
19.61"
(498.10mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1977 1967
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Feb 1974–Jan 1978
48-Month
189.36"
(4,809.74mm)
168.05"
(4,268.47mm)
21.31"
(541.27mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1977 1967
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2012
Feb 1973–Jan 1978
60-Month
237.58"
(6,034.53mm)
209.99"
(5,333.75mm)
27.59"
(700.78mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1977 1967
7th 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/