Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, January 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1959
1-Month
3.89"
(98.81mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1957 1981
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1979
Dec 1958–Jan 1959
2-Month
5.34"
(135.64mm)
5.99"
(152.15mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1956 1944
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1978
Nov 1958–Jan 1959
3-Month
8.65"
(219.71mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1956 1961
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1978
Ties: 1985
Oct 1958–Jan 1959
4-Month
12.87"
(326.90mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1957 1961
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1978
Sep 1958–Jan 1959
5-Month
17.89"
(454.41mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1978
Aug 1958–Jan 1959
6-Month
21.07"
(535.18mm)
20.23"
(513.84mm)
0.84"
(21.34mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1978
Jul 1958–Jan 1959
7-Month
25.62"
(650.75mm)
24.03"
(610.36mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1978
Jun 1958–Jan 1959
8-Month
29.71"
(754.63mm)
27.78"
(705.61mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1978
May 1958–Jan 1959
9-Month
32.92"
(836.17mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1978
Ties: 1986
Apr 1958–Jan 1959
10-Month
36.62"
(930.15mm)
34.61"
(879.09mm)
2.01"
(51.06mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2012
Mar 1958–Jan 1959
11-Month
38.78"
(985.01mm)
37.69"
(957.33mm)
1.09"
(27.68mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2012
Feb 1958–Jan 1959
12-Month
41.91"
(1,064.51mm)
40.22"
(1,021.59mm)
1.69"
(42.92mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2012
Aug 1957–Jan 1959
18-Month
60.10"
(1,526.54mm)
60.42"
(1,534.67mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2012
Feb 1957–Jan 1959
24-Month
78.29"
(1,988.57mm)
80.44"
(2,043.18mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1982
Feb 1956–Jan 1959
36-Month
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
120.67"
(3,065.02mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1944 1967
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1978
Feb 1955–Jan 1959
48-Month
160.79"
(4,084.07mm)
160.93"
(4,087.62mm)
-0.14"
(-3.55mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1945 1967
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2012
Feb 1954–Jan 1959
60-Month
203.36"
(5,165.34mm)
201.08"
(5,107.43mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1967
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2007

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/