Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, January 1900

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1900
1-Month
3.39"
(86.11mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1899 1981
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1979
Dec 1899–Jan 1900
2-Month
7.00"
(177.80mm)
5.99"
(152.15mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1899 1944
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1978
Ties: 1994
Nov 1899–Jan 1900
3-Month
9.35"
(237.49mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1899 1961
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1978
Oct 1899–Jan 1900
4-Month
11.75"
(298.45mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
-1.09"
(-27.69mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1897 1961
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1978
Ties: 1950
Sep 1899–Jan 1900
5-Month
15.80"
(401.32mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1978
Aug 1899–Jan 1900
6-Month
17.79"
(451.87mm)
20.23"
(513.84mm)
-2.44"
(-61.97mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1978
Jul 1899–Jan 1900
7-Month
21.68"
(550.67mm)
24.03"
(610.36mm)
-2.35"
(-59.69mm)
21st Driest Driest to Date 1931
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1978
Jun 1899–Jan 1900
8-Month
24.16"
(613.66mm)
27.78"
(705.61mm)
-3.62"
(-91.95mm)
15th Driest Driest to Date 1965
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1978
May 1899–Jan 1900
9-Month
27.12"
(688.85mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
-4.20"
(-106.68mm)
15th Driest Driest to Date 1965
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1978
Apr 1899–Jan 1900
10-Month
28.68"
(728.47mm)
34.61"
(879.09mm)
-5.93"
(-150.62mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 1965
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2012
Mar 1899–Jan 1900
11-Month
33.25"
(844.55mm)
37.69"
(957.33mm)
-4.44"
(-112.78mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2012
Feb 1899–Jan 1900
12-Month
35.83"
(910.08mm)
40.22"
(1,021.59mm)
-4.39"
(-111.51mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2012
Aug 1898–Jan 1900
18-Month
59.52"
(1,511.81mm)
60.42"
(1,534.67mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2012
Feb 1898–Jan 1900
24-Month
78.93"
(2,004.82mm)
80.44"
(2,043.18mm)
-1.51"
(-38.36mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2012
Feb 1897–Jan 1900
36-Month
122.39"
(3,108.71mm)
120.67"
(3,065.02mm)
1.72"
(43.69mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1898 1967
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1978
Feb 1896–Jan 1900
48-Month
161.83"
(4,110.48mm)
160.93"
(4,087.62mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1899 1967
61st Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Feb 1895–Jan 1900
60-Month
195.49"
(4,965.45mm)
201.08"
(5,107.43mm)
-5.59"
(-141.98mm)
30th Driest Driest to Date 1967
91st Wettest Wettest to Date 2007

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/