Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, January 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1942
1-Month
1.91"
(48.51mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
-0.98"
(-24.90mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1940 1981
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1979
Dec 1941–Jan 1942
2-Month
4.86"
(123.44mm)
5.99"
(152.15mm)
-1.13"
(-28.71mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1940 1944
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1978
Nov 1941–Jan 1942
3-Month
7.27"
(184.66mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
-2.18"
(-55.37mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1940 1961
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1978
Oct 1941–Jan 1942
4-Month
11.09"
(281.69mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1940 1961
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1978
Sep 1941–Jan 1942
5-Month
13.37"
(339.60mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
-3.17"
(-80.52mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1940 1931
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1978
Aug 1941–Jan 1942
6-Month
16.26"
(413.00mm)
20.23"
(513.84mm)
-3.97"
(-100.84mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1940 1931
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1978
Jul 1941–Jan 1942
7-Month
21.02"
(533.91mm)
24.03"
(610.36mm)
-3.01"
(-76.45mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1940 1931
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1978
Jun 1941–Jan 1942
8-Month
24.06"
(611.12mm)
27.78"
(705.61mm)
-3.72"
(-94.49mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1940 1965
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1978
May 1941–Jan 1942
9-Month
25.98"
(659.89mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
-5.34"
(-135.64mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1940 1965
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1978
Apr 1941–Jan 1942
10-Month
27.55"
(699.77mm)
34.61"
(879.09mm)
-7.06"
(-179.32mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1940 1965
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2012
Mar 1941–Jan 1942
11-Month
29.85"
(758.19mm)
37.69"
(957.33mm)
-7.84"
(-199.14mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1940 1965
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2012
Ties: 1940
Feb 1941–Jan 1942
12-Month
31.77"
(806.96mm)
40.22"
(1,021.59mm)
-8.45"
(-214.63mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1965
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2012
Aug 1940–Jan 1942
18-Month
49.59"
(1,259.59mm)
60.42"
(1,534.67mm)
-10.83"
(-275.08mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1966
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2012
Feb 1940–Jan 1942
24-Month
72.69"
(1,846.33mm)
80.44"
(2,043.18mm)
-7.75"
(-196.85mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1932 1966
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2012
Feb 1939–Jan 1942
36-Month
106.22"
(2,697.99mm)
120.67"
(3,065.02mm)
-14.45"
(-367.03mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1967
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1978
Feb 1938–Jan 1942
48-Month
147.42"
(3,744.47mm)
160.93"
(4,087.62mm)
-13.51"
(-343.15mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1912 1967
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2012
Feb 1937–Jan 1942
60-Month
189.24"
(4,806.70mm)
201.08"
(5,107.43mm)
-11.84"
(-300.73mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1935 1967
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2007

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 7, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/