Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, January 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1953
1-Month
3.52"
(89.41mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1952 1981
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1979
Dec 1952–Jan 1953
2-Month
7.63"
(193.80mm)
5.99"
(152.15mm)
1.64"
(41.65mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1952 1944
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1978
Nov 1952–Jan 1953
3-Month
10.50"
(266.70mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1950 1961
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1978
Oct 1952–Jan 1953
4-Month
12.72"
(323.09mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1950 1961
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1978
Sep 1952–Jan 1953
5-Month
16.19"
(411.23mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1950 1931
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1978
Ties: 1968
Aug 1952–Jan 1953
6-Month
19.67"
(499.62mm)
20.23"
(513.84mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1978
Jul 1952–Jan 1953
7-Month
23.68"
(601.47mm)
24.03"
(610.36mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1950 1931
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1978
Jun 1952–Jan 1953
8-Month
26.69"
(677.93mm)
27.78"
(705.61mm)
-1.09"
(-27.68mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1978
May 1952–Jan 1953
9-Month
31.43"
(798.32mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1978
Apr 1952–Jan 1953
10-Month
35.01"
(889.25mm)
34.61"
(879.09mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1951 1965
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2012
Mar 1952–Jan 1953
11-Month
38.09"
(967.49mm)
37.69"
(957.33mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1951 1965
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2012
Feb 1952–Jan 1953
12-Month
40.62"
(1,031.75mm)
40.22"
(1,021.59mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2012
Ties: 1926
Aug 1951–Jan 1953
18-Month
61.67"
(1,566.42mm)
60.42"
(1,534.67mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2012
Feb 1951–Jan 1953
24-Month
85.62"
(2,174.75mm)
80.44"
(2,043.18mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2012
Feb 1950–Jan 1953
36-Month
127.10"
(3,228.34mm)
120.67"
(3,065.02mm)
6.43"
(163.32mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1952 1967
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1978
Feb 1949–Jan 1953
48-Month
163.16"
(4,144.26mm)
160.93"
(4,087.62mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1951 1967
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2012
Ties: 1957
Feb 1948–Jan 1953
60-Month
205.59"
(5,221.99mm)
201.08"
(5,107.43mm)
4.51"
(114.56mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1951 1967
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2007

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/