Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, April 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1956
1-Month
3.77"
(95.76mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1955 2001
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2011
Mar–Apr 1956
2-Month
8.26"
(209.80mm)
6.39"
(162.31mm)
1.87"
(47.49mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1955 1915
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2011
Feb–Apr 1956
3-Month
11.65"
(295.91mm)
8.92"
(226.57mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1955 1915
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Jan–Apr 1956
4-Month
13.65"
(346.71mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1955 1941
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2011
Dec 1955–Apr 1956
5-Month
15.19"
(385.83mm)
14.92"
(378.97mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1948 1946
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2011
Ties: 1914
Nov 1955–Apr 1956
6-Month
18.13"
(460.50mm)
18.37"
(466.60mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1946 1905
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2008
Oct 1955–Apr 1956
7-Month
26.70"
(678.18mm)
21.76"
(552.70mm)
4.94"
(125.48mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2011
Sep 1955–Apr 1956
8-Month
29.35"
(745.49mm)
25.46"
(646.68mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1978
Aug 1955–Apr 1956
9-Month
36.47"
(926.34mm)
29.15"
(740.41mm)
7.32"
(185.93mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
Jul 1955–Apr 1956
10-Month
38.93"
(988.82mm)
32.95"
(836.93mm)
5.98"
(151.89mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1978
Jun 1955–Apr 1956
11-Month
41.18"
(1,045.97mm)
36.70"
(932.18mm)
4.48"
(113.79mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1955 1965
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2007
May 1955–Apr 1956
12-Month
43.58"
(1,106.93mm)
40.24"
(1,022.10mm)
3.34"
(84.83mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1955 1965
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2007
Nov 1954–Apr 1956
18-Month
63.64"
(1,616.46mm)
58.60"
(1,488.44mm)
5.04"
(128.02mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2007
May 1954–Apr 1956
24-Month
84.91"
(2,156.71mm)
80.44"
(2,043.18mm)
4.47"
(113.53mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1955 1966
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2012
May 1953–Apr 1956
36-Month
124.01"
(3,149.85mm)
120.68"
(3,065.27mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1955 1967
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2007
May 1952–Apr 1956
48-Month
165.84"
(4,212.34mm)
160.94"
(4,087.88mm)
4.90"
(124.46mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1955 1966
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2007
May 1951–Apr 1956
60-Month
207.83"
(5,278.88mm)
201.08"
(5,107.43mm)
6.75"
(171.45mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1954 1967
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 11, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/