Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, December 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1955
1-Month
1.54"
(39.12mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1943 1943
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1973
Nov–Dec 1955
2-Month
4.48"
(113.79mm)
6.54"
(166.12mm)
-2.06"
(-52.33mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1930 1904
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1927
Oct–Dec 1955
3-Month
13.05"
(331.47mm)
9.93"
(252.22mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1954 1924
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1927
Sep–Dec 1955
4-Month
15.70"
(398.78mm)
13.63"
(346.20mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1953 1908
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1977
Aug–Dec 1955
5-Month
22.82"
(579.63mm)
17.33"
(440.18mm)
5.49"
(139.45mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1954 1908
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1977
Jul–Dec 1955
6-Month
25.28"
(642.11mm)
21.14"
(536.96mm)
4.14"
(105.15mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1977
Jun–Dec 1955
7-Month
27.53"
(699.26mm)
24.90"
(632.46mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1954 1964
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1977
May–Dec 1955
8-Month
29.93"
(760.22mm)
28.48"
(723.39mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1953 1964
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2011
Apr–Dec 1955
9-Month
32.64"
(829.06mm)
31.81"
(807.97mm)
0.83"
(21.09mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1953 1964
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2011
Mar–Dec 1955
10-Month
37.22"
(945.39mm)
34.87"
(885.70mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1953 1964
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2011
Feb–Dec 1955
11-Month
40.10"
(1,018.54mm)
37.40"
(949.96mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1953 1964
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2011
Jan–Dec 1955
12-Month
41.26"
(1,048.00mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
0.97"
(24.63mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1953 1964
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2011
Jul 1954–Dec 1955
18-Month
63.49"
(1,612.65mm)
61.43"
(1,560.32mm)
2.06"
(52.33mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1954 1965
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Jan 1954–Dec 1955
24-Month
85.51"
(2,171.95mm)
80.51"
(2,044.95mm)
5.00"
(127.00mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1954 1964
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Jan 1953–Dec 1955
36-Month
124.28"
(3,156.71mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1954 1965
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1977
Jan 1952–Dec 1955
48-Month
164.73"
(4,184.14mm)
160.92"
(4,087.37mm)
3.81"
(96.77mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2011
Jan 1951–Dec 1955
60-Month
209.26"
(5,315.20mm)
201.17"
(5,109.72mm)
8.09"
(205.48mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1953 1966
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 9, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/