Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1998
1-Month
5.12"
(130.05mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
1.97"
(50.04mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1997 1981
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1979
Dec 1997–Jan 1998
2-Month
8.01"
(203.45mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
1.56"
(39.62mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1996 1981
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1978
Nov 1997–Jan 1998
3-Month
13.08"
(332.23mm)
9.98"
(253.49mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1997 1940
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1978
Oct 1997–Jan 1998
4-Month
14.97"
(380.24mm)
13.39"
(340.11mm)
1.58"
(40.13mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2006
Sep 1997–Jan 1998
5-Month
18.21"
(462.53mm)
17.07"
(433.58mm)
1.14"
(28.95mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1978
Ties: 1990
Aug 1997–Jan 1998
6-Month
22.82"
(579.63mm)
20.90"
(530.86mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1978
Jul 1997–Jan 1998
7-Month
26.21"
(665.73mm)
24.88"
(631.95mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jun 1997–Jan 1998
8-Month
29.17"
(740.92mm)
28.74"
(730.00mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
May 1997–Jan 1998
9-Month
32.74"
(831.60mm)
32.39"
(822.71mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Apr 1997–Jan 1998
10-Month
35.53"
(902.46mm)
35.86"
(910.84mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1992 1931
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2012
Mar 1997–Jan 1998
11-Month
39.56"
(1,004.82mm)
39.27"
(997.46mm)
0.29"
(7.36mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2012
Feb 1997–Jan 1998
12-Month
41.95"
(1,065.53mm)
42.01"
(1,067.05mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2012
Aug 1996–Jan 1998
18-Month
67.48"
(1,713.99mm)
62.86"
(1,596.64mm)
4.62"
(117.35mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2012
Feb 1996–Jan 1998
24-Month
94.11"
(2,390.39mm)
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
10.10"
(256.54mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1997 1966
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Ties: 1979
Feb 1995–Jan 1998
36-Month
135.26"
(3,435.60mm)
126.01"
(3,200.65mm)
9.25"
(234.95mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2006
Feb 1994–Jan 1998
48-Month
179.07"
(4,548.38mm)
168.05"
(4,268.47mm)
11.02"
(279.91mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2012
Feb 1993–Jan 1998
60-Month
224.49"
(5,702.05mm)
209.99"
(5,333.75mm)
14.50"
(368.30mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1997 1967
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/