Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, January 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1962
1-Month
3.02"
(76.71mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1961 1981
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1979
Ties: 1907, 1993
Dec 1961–Jan 1962
2-Month
5.46"
(138.68mm)
5.99"
(152.15mm)
-0.53"
(-13.47mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1944
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1978
Nov 1961–Jan 1962
3-Month
8.64"
(219.46mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1961 1961
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1978
Ties: 1933, 1938
Oct 1961–Jan 1962
4-Month
11.01"
(279.65mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
-1.83"
(-46.49mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1961 1961
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1978
Sep 1961–Jan 1962
5-Month
12.78"
(324.61mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
-3.76"
(-95.51mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1961 1931
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1978
Aug 1961–Jan 1962
6-Month
16.56"
(420.62mm)
20.23"
(513.84mm)
-3.67"
(-93.22mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1961 1931
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1978
Jul 1961–Jan 1962
7-Month
20.44"
(519.18mm)
24.03"
(610.36mm)
-3.59"
(-91.18mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1961 1931
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1978
Jun 1961–Jan 1962
8-Month
25.10"
(637.54mm)
27.78"
(705.61mm)
-2.68"
(-68.07mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1961 1965
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1978
May 1961–Jan 1962
9-Month
28.61"
(726.69mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
-2.71"
(-68.84mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1961 1965
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1978
Apr 1961–Jan 1962
10-Month
33.65"
(854.71mm)
34.61"
(879.09mm)
-0.96"
(-24.38mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1961 1965
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2012
Mar 1961–Jan 1962
11-Month
36.35"
(923.29mm)
37.69"
(957.33mm)
-1.34"
(-34.04mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1961 1965
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2012
Feb 1961–Jan 1962
12-Month
39.72"
(1,008.89mm)
40.22"
(1,021.59mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1961 1965
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2012
Aug 1960–Jan 1962
18-Month
54.51"
(1,384.55mm)
60.42"
(1,534.67mm)
-5.91"
(-150.12mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1942 1966
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2012
Feb 1960–Jan 1962
24-Month
75.30"
(1,912.62mm)
80.44"
(2,043.18mm)
-5.14"
(-130.56mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1942 1966
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2012
Feb 1959–Jan 1962
36-Month
117.29"
(2,979.17mm)
120.67"
(3,065.02mm)
-3.38"
(-85.85mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1944 1967
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1978
Feb 1958–Jan 1962
48-Month
159.20"
(4,043.68mm)
160.93"
(4,087.62mm)
-1.73"
(-43.94mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1961 1967
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2012
Feb 1957–Jan 1962
60-Month
195.58"
(4,967.73mm)
201.08"
(5,107.43mm)
-5.50"
(-139.70mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1944 1967
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2007

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 11, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/