Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, December 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1961
1-Month
2.44"
(61.98mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1960 1943
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1973
Nov–Dec 1961
2-Month
5.62"
(142.75mm)
6.54"
(166.12mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1960 1904
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1927
Oct–Dec 1961
3-Month
7.99"
(202.95mm)
9.93"
(252.22mm)
-1.94"
(-49.27mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1960 1924
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1927
Sep–Dec 1961
4-Month
9.76"
(247.90mm)
13.63"
(346.20mm)
-3.87"
(-98.30mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1930 1908
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1977
Aug–Dec 1961
5-Month
13.54"
(343.92mm)
17.33"
(440.18mm)
-3.79"
(-96.26mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1960 1908
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1977
Jul–Dec 1961
6-Month
17.42"
(442.47mm)
21.14"
(536.96mm)
-3.72"
(-94.49mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1977
Jun–Dec 1961
7-Month
22.08"
(560.83mm)
24.90"
(632.46mm)
-2.82"
(-71.63mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1960 1964
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1977
May–Dec 1961
8-Month
25.59"
(649.99mm)
28.48"
(723.39mm)
-2.89"
(-73.40mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1960 1964
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2011
Apr–Dec 1961
9-Month
30.63"
(778.00mm)
31.81"
(807.97mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1960 1964
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2011
Mar–Dec 1961
10-Month
33.33"
(846.58mm)
34.87"
(885.70mm)
-1.54"
(-39.12mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1960 1964
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2011
Feb–Dec 1961
11-Month
36.70"
(932.18mm)
37.40"
(949.96mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1960 1964
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2011
Ties: 1915
Jan–Dec 1961
12-Month
38.36"
(974.34mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
-1.93"
(-49.03mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1960 1964
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2011
Jul 1960–Dec 1961
18-Month
54.78"
(1,391.41mm)
61.43"
(1,560.32mm)
-6.65"
(-168.91mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Jan 1960–Dec 1961
24-Month
75.13"
(1,908.30mm)
80.51"
(2,044.95mm)
-5.38"
(-136.65mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1957 1964
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Jan 1959–Dec 1961
36-Month
118.16"
(3,001.26mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
-2.54"
(-64.52mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jan 1958–Dec 1961
48-Month
160.22"
(4,069.59mm)
160.92"
(4,087.37mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2011
Jan 1957–Dec 1961
60-Month
194.95"
(4,951.73mm)
201.17"
(5,109.72mm)
-6.22"
(-157.99mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 16, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/