Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, January 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1938
1-Month
2.91"
(73.91mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
0.02"
(0.50mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1934 1981
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1979
Dec 1937–Jan 1938
2-Month
5.44"
(138.18mm)
5.99"
(152.15mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1933 1944
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1978
Nov 1937–Jan 1938
3-Month
8.64"
(219.46mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1934 1961
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1978
Ties: 1933, 1962
Oct 1937–Jan 1938
4-Month
13.38"
(339.85mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
0.54"
(13.71mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1936 1961
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1978
Sep 1937–Jan 1938
5-Month
15.96"
(405.38mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
-0.58"
(-14.74mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1931
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1978
Aug 1937–Jan 1938
6-Month
20.83"
(529.08mm)
20.23"
(513.84mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1936 1931
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1978
Ties: 1934
Jul 1937–Jan 1938
7-Month
23.90"
(607.06mm)
24.03"
(610.36mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1935 1931
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1978
Jun 1937–Jan 1938
8-Month
29.10"
(739.14mm)
27.78"
(705.61mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1937 1965
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1978
May 1937–Jan 1938
9-Month
33.16"
(842.26mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
1.84"
(46.73mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1965
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1978
Apr 1937–Jan 1938
10-Month
36.81"
(934.97mm)
34.61"
(879.09mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1937 1965
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2012
Mar 1937–Jan 1938
11-Month
39.41"
(1,001.01mm)
37.69"
(957.33mm)
1.72"
(43.68mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1936 1965
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2012
Feb 1937–Jan 1938
12-Month
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
40.22"
(1,021.59mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1937 1965
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2012
Aug 1936–Jan 1938
18-Month
64.89"
(1,648.21mm)
60.42"
(1,534.67mm)
4.47"
(113.54mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2012
Feb 1936–Jan 1938
24-Month
83.50"
(2,120.90mm)
80.44"
(2,043.18mm)
3.06"
(77.72mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2012
Feb 1935–Jan 1938
36-Month
122.35"
(3,107.69mm)
120.67"
(3,065.02mm)
1.68"
(42.67mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1937 1967
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1978
Feb 1934–Jan 1938
48-Month
158.00"
(4,013.20mm)
160.93"
(4,087.62mm)
-2.93"
(-74.42mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1937 1967
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1931 2012
Feb 1933–Jan 1938
60-Month
196.70"
(4,996.18mm)
201.08"
(5,107.43mm)
-4.38"
(-111.25mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1937 1967
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2007

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/