Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, January 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1899
1-Month
2.44"
(61.98mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1896 1981
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1979
Dec 1898–Jan 1899
2-Month
5.22"
(132.59mm)
5.99"
(152.15mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1897 1944
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1978
Nov 1898–Jan 1899
3-Month
9.01"
(228.85mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1897 1961
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1978
Oct 1898–Jan 1899
4-Month
14.02"
(356.11mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1897 1961
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1978
Ties: 1913
Sep 1898–Jan 1899
5-Month
17.24"
(437.90mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1898 1931
48th Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
Aug 1898–Jan 1899
6-Month
23.69"
(601.73mm)
20.23"
(513.84mm)
3.46"
(87.89mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1898 1931
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
Jul 1898–Jan 1899
7-Month
26.86"
(682.24mm)
24.03"
(610.36mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1978
Jun 1898–Jan 1899
8-Month
30.48"
(774.19mm)
27.78"
(705.61mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1978
May 1898–Jan 1899
9-Month
34.81"
(884.17mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
3.49"
(88.64mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1978
Apr 1898–Jan 1899
10-Month
37.80"
(960.12mm)
34.61"
(879.09mm)
3.19"
(81.03mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2012
Mar 1898–Jan 1899
11-Month
40.12"
(1,019.05mm)
37.69"
(957.33mm)
2.43"
(61.72mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2012
Feb 1898–Jan 1899
12-Month
43.10"
(1,094.74mm)
40.22"
(1,021.59mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2012
Aug 1897–Jan 1899
18-Month
63.12"
(1,603.25mm)
60.42"
(1,534.67mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1898 1966
45th Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Feb 1897–Jan 1899
24-Month
86.56"
(2,198.62mm)
80.44"
(2,043.18mm)
6.12"
(155.44mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1898 1966
29th Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Feb 1896–Jan 1899
36-Month
126.00"
(3,200.40mm)
120.67"
(3,065.02mm)
5.33"
(135.38mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1898 1967
41st Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
Feb 1895–Jan 1899
48-Month
159.66"
(4,055.36mm)
160.93"
(4,087.62mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
48th Driest Driest to Date 1967
75th Wettest Wettest to Date 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/