Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, February 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1940
1-Month
3.15"
(80.01mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1938 1987
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2008
Jan–Feb 1940
2-Month
4.83"
(122.68mm)
5.41"
(137.41mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1934 1980
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1910
Dec 1939–Feb 1940
3-Month
7.75"
(196.85mm)
8.52"
(216.41mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1936 1980
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1979
Nov 1939–Feb 1940
4-Month
9.37"
(238.00mm)
11.97"
(304.04mm)
-2.60"
(-66.04mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1931 1977
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1928
Oct 1939–Feb 1940
5-Month
12.93"
(328.42mm)
15.37"
(390.40mm)
-2.44"
(-61.98mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1934 1931
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1928
Ties: 1948
Sep 1939–Feb 1940
6-Month
16.09"
(408.69mm)
19.06"
(484.12mm)
-2.97"
(-75.43mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1978
Aug 1939–Feb 1940
7-Month
18.95"
(481.33mm)
22.76"
(578.10mm)
-3.81"
(-96.77mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1978
Jul 1939–Feb 1940
8-Month
21.54"
(547.12mm)
26.56"
(674.62mm)
-5.02"
(-127.50mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1978
Jun 1939–Feb 1940
9-Month
24.69"
(627.13mm)
30.30"
(769.62mm)
-5.61"
(-142.49mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1965
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1978
May 1939–Feb 1940
10-Month
26.48"
(672.59mm)
33.84"
(859.54mm)
-7.36"
(-186.95mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1965
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1978
Apr 1939–Feb 1940
11-Month
29.83"
(757.68mm)
37.14"
(943.36mm)
-7.31"
(-185.68mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2012
Mar 1939–Feb 1940
12-Month
33.00"
(838.20mm)
40.21"
(1,021.33mm)
-7.21"
(-183.13mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2012
Sep 1938–Feb 1940
18-Month
53.74"
(1,365.00mm)
59.26"
(1,505.20mm)
-5.52"
(-140.20mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1935 1965
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2012
Mar 1938–Feb 1940
24-Month
74.75"
(1,898.65mm)
80.42"
(2,042.67mm)
-5.67"
(-144.02mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1935 1965
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2012
Mar 1937–Feb 1940
36-Month
117.29"
(2,979.17mm)
120.65"
(3,064.51mm)
-3.36"
(-85.34mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1967
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1978
Mar 1936–Feb 1940
48-Month
159.27"
(4,045.46mm)
160.91"
(4,087.11mm)
-1.64"
(-41.65mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1937 1967
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2007
Mar 1935–Feb 1940
60-Month
198.01"
(5,029.45mm)
201.03"
(5,106.16mm)
-3.02"
(-76.71mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1938 1967
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2008

Citing This Page

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