Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, December 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1897
1-Month
4.06"
(103.12mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
0.94"
(23.87mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1896 1943
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Ties: 2015
Nov–Dec 1897
2-Month
9.21"
(233.93mm)
6.54"
(166.12mm)
2.67"
(67.81mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1896 1904
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 1927
Ties: 1959, 2018
Oct–Dec 1897
3-Month
10.30"
(261.62mm)
9.93"
(252.22mm)
0.37"
(9.40mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1896 1924
52nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1927
Sep–Dec 1897
4-Month
12.52"
(318.01mm)
13.63"
(346.20mm)
-1.11"
(-28.19mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1896 1908
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1977
Aug–Dec 1897
5-Month
15.66"
(397.76mm)
17.33"
(440.18mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1896 1908
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1977
Jul–Dec 1897
6-Month
22.78"
(578.61mm)
21.14"
(536.96mm)
1.64"
(41.65mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
44th Wettest Wettest to Date 1977
Jun–Dec 1897
7-Month
26.59"
(675.39mm)
24.90"
(632.46mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1896 1964
45th Wettest Wettest to Date 1977
May–Dec 1897
8-Month
30.75"
(781.05mm)
28.48"
(723.39mm)
2.27"
(57.66mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1896 1964
39th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Ties: 1959
Apr–Dec 1897
9-Month
33.86"
(860.04mm)
31.81"
(807.97mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1896 1964
42nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Mar–Dec 1897
10-Month
37.28"
(946.91mm)
34.87"
(885.70mm)
2.41"
(61.21mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1896 1964
42nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Feb–Dec 1897
11-Month
39.10"
(993.14mm)
37.40"
(949.96mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1964
44th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jan–Dec 1897
12-Month
41.63"
(1,057.40mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
1.34"
(34.03mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1896 1964
49th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jul 1896–Dec 1897
18-Month
61.32"
(1,557.53mm)
61.43"
(1,560.32mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
72nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jan 1896–Dec 1897
24-Month
80.42"
(2,042.67mm)
80.51"
(2,044.95mm)
-0.09"
(-2.28mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1964
63rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jan 1895–Dec 1897
36-Month
115.35"
(2,929.89mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
-5.35"
(-135.89mm)
22nd Driest Driest to Date 1965
102nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/