Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2017
1-Month
3.54"
(89.92mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2016 1981
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1979
Dec 2016–Jan 2017
2-Month
7.27"
(184.66mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2016 1981
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1978
Nov 2016–Jan 2017
3-Month
9.76"
(247.90mm)
9.98"
(253.49mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2016 1940
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1978
Ties: 1948
Oct 2016–Jan 2017
4-Month
14.12"
(358.65mm)
13.39"
(340.11mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2016 1931
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2006
Sep 2016–Jan 2017
5-Month
17.01"
(432.05mm)
17.07"
(433.58mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1978
Aug 2016–Jan 2017
6-Month
21.04"
(534.42mm)
20.90"
(530.86mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2016 1931
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1978
Jul 2016–Jan 2017
7-Month
24.83"
(630.68mm)
24.88"
(631.95mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2016 1931
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019
Jun 2016–Jan 2017
8-Month
27.92"
(709.17mm)
28.74"
(730.00mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
May 2016–Jan 2017
9-Month
31.18"
(791.97mm)
32.39"
(822.71mm)
-1.21"
(-30.74mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Apr 2016–Jan 2017
10-Month
33.75"
(857.25mm)
35.86"
(910.84mm)
-2.11"
(-53.59mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2012
Mar 2016–Jan 2017
11-Month
36.25"
(920.75mm)
39.27"
(997.46mm)
-3.02"
(-76.71mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2012
Feb 2016–Jan 2017
12-Month
40.61"
(1,031.49mm)
42.01"
(1,067.05mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2012
Aug 2015–Jan 2017
18-Month
61.05"
(1,550.67mm)
62.86"
(1,596.64mm)
-1.81"
(-45.97mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2012
Feb 2015–Jan 2017
24-Month
82.42"
(2,093.47mm)
84.01"
(2,133.85mm)
-1.59"
(-40.38mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Feb 2014–Jan 2017
36-Month
127.87"
(3,247.90mm)
126.01"
(3,200.65mm)
1.86"
(47.25mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2003 1967
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2006
Feb 2013–Jan 2017
48-Month
172.74"
(4,387.60mm)
168.05"
(4,268.47mm)
4.69"
(119.13mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2004 1967
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2012
Feb 2012–Jan 2017
60-Month
214.56"
(5,449.82mm)
209.99"
(5,333.75mm)
4.57"
(116.07mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2004 1967
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2012

Citing This Page

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