Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, January 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1960
1-Month
2.85"
(72.39mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1957 1981
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1979
Dec 1959–Jan 1960
2-Month
7.01"
(178.05mm)
5.99"
(152.15mm)
1.02"
(25.90mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1944
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1978
Nov 1959–Jan 1960
3-Month
12.06"
(306.32mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
2.61"
(66.29mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1959 1961
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1978
Oct 1959–Jan 1960
4-Month
18.86"
(479.04mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
6.02"
(152.90mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1959 1961
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1978
Sep 1959–Jan 1960
5-Month
20.94"
(531.88mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1959 1931
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1978
Aug 1959–Jan 1960
6-Month
25.16"
(639.06mm)
20.23"
(513.84mm)
4.93"
(125.22mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1959 1931
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1978
Jul 1959–Jan 1960
7-Month
28.21"
(716.53mm)
24.03"
(610.36mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1959 1931
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1978
Jun 1959–Jan 1960
8-Month
31.41"
(797.81mm)
27.78"
(705.61mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1978
May 1959–Jan 1960
9-Month
33.60"
(853.44mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1978
Ties: 1916, 1975
Apr 1959–Jan 1960
10-Month
36.41"
(924.81mm)
34.61"
(879.09mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2012
Mar 1959–Jan 1960
11-Month
39.33"
(998.98mm)
37.69"
(957.33mm)
1.64"
(41.65mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2012
Feb 1959–Jan 1960
12-Month
41.99"
(1,066.55mm)
40.22"
(1,021.59mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2012
Aug 1958–Jan 1960
18-Month
63.06"
(1,601.72mm)
60.42"
(1,534.67mm)
2.64"
(67.05mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2012
Feb 1958–Jan 1960
24-Month
83.90"
(2,131.06mm)
80.44"
(2,043.18mm)
3.46"
(87.88mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2012
Feb 1957–Jan 1960
36-Month
120.28"
(3,055.11mm)
120.67"
(3,065.02mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1959 1967
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1978
Feb 1956–Jan 1960
48-Month
160.68"
(4,081.27mm)
160.93"
(4,087.62mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1945 1967
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2012
Feb 1955–Jan 1960
60-Month
202.78"
(5,150.61mm)
201.08"
(5,107.43mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1958 1967
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2007

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/