Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, January 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1949
1-Month
3.69"
(93.73mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1948 1981
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1979
Dec 1948–Jan 1949
2-Month
8.11"
(205.99mm)
5.99"
(152.15mm)
2.12"
(53.84mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1948 1944
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1978
Nov 1948–Jan 1949
3-Month
12.66"
(321.56mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
3.21"
(81.53mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1948 1961
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1978
Oct 1948–Jan 1949
4-Month
15.61"
(396.49mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
2.77"
(70.35mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1948 1961
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1978
Sep 1948–Jan 1949
5-Month
16.80"
(426.72mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
0.26"
(6.60mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1978
Aug 1948–Jan 1949
6-Month
20.08"
(510.03mm)
20.23"
(513.84mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1978
Ties: 1966
Jul 1948–Jan 1949
7-Month
23.61"
(599.69mm)
24.03"
(610.36mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1978
Jun 1948–Jan 1949
8-Month
27.93"
(709.42mm)
27.78"
(705.61mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1948 1965
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1978
May 1948–Jan 1949
9-Month
32.67"
(829.82mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1945 1965
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1978
Apr 1948–Jan 1949
10-Month
36.48"
(926.59mm)
34.61"
(879.09mm)
1.87"
(47.50mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1965
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2012
Mar 1948–Jan 1949
11-Month
40.05"
(1,017.27mm)
37.69"
(957.33mm)
2.36"
(59.94mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1947 1965
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2012
Feb 1948–Jan 1949
12-Month
42.43"
(1,077.72mm)
40.22"
(1,021.59mm)
2.21"
(56.13mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1947 1965
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2012
Aug 1947–Jan 1949
18-Month
58.26"
(1,479.80mm)
60.42"
(1,534.67mm)
-2.16"
(-54.87mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1945 1966
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2012
Feb 1947–Jan 1949
24-Month
85.21"
(2,164.33mm)
80.44"
(2,043.18mm)
4.77"
(121.15mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1948 1966
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2012
Feb 1946–Jan 1949
36-Month
125.54"
(3,188.72mm)
120.67"
(3,065.02mm)
4.87"
(123.70mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1945 1967
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1978
Feb 1945–Jan 1949
48-Month
174.20"
(4,424.68mm)
160.93"
(4,087.62mm)
13.27"
(337.06mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1967
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Feb 1944–Jan 1949
60-Month
213.67"
(5,427.22mm)
201.08"
(5,107.43mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1948 1967
23rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2007

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/