Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, December 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1962
1-Month
2.73"
(69.34mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1961 1943
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1973
Nov–Dec 1962
2-Month
5.18"
(131.57mm)
6.54"
(166.12mm)
-1.36"
(-34.55mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1960 1904
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1927
Ties: 1919
Oct–Dec 1962
3-Month
9.18"
(233.17mm)
9.93"
(252.22mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1961 1924
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1927
Ties: 1941
Sep–Dec 1962
4-Month
12.87"
(326.90mm)
13.63"
(346.20mm)
-0.76"
(-19.30mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1961 1908
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1977
Ties: 1978, 1980
Aug–Dec 1962
5-Month
16.49"
(418.85mm)
17.33"
(440.18mm)
-0.84"
(-21.33mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1961 1908
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1977
Jul–Dec 1962
6-Month
19.78"
(502.41mm)
21.14"
(536.96mm)
-1.36"
(-34.55mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1961 1930
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1977
Jun–Dec 1962
7-Month
22.58"
(573.53mm)
24.90"
(632.46mm)
-2.32"
(-58.93mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1961 1964
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1977
May–Dec 1962
8-Month
24.31"
(617.47mm)
28.48"
(723.39mm)
-4.17"
(-105.92mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1949 1964
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Apr–Dec 1962
9-Month
28.58"
(725.93mm)
31.81"
(807.97mm)
-3.23"
(-82.04mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1964
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Ties: 1900, 1978
Mar–Dec 1962
10-Month
30.16"
(766.06mm)
34.87"
(885.70mm)
-4.71"
(-119.64mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1960 1964
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Feb–Dec 1962
11-Month
33.12"
(841.25mm)
37.40"
(949.96mm)
-4.28"
(-108.71mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1957 1964
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Jan–Dec 1962
12-Month
36.14"
(917.96mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
-4.15"
(-105.41mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1957 1964
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Jul 1961–Dec 1962
18-Month
53.56"
(1,360.42mm)
61.43"
(1,560.32mm)
-7.87"
(-199.90mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Jan 1961–Dec 1962
24-Month
74.50"
(1,892.30mm)
80.51"
(2,044.95mm)
-6.01"
(-152.65mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1941 1964
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Jan 1960–Dec 1962
36-Month
111.27"
(2,826.26mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
-9.43"
(-239.52mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Jan 1959–Dec 1962
48-Month
154.30"
(3,919.22mm)
160.92"
(4,087.37mm)
-6.62"
(-168.15mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Jan 1958–Dec 1962
60-Month
196.36"
(4,987.54mm)
201.17"
(5,109.72mm)
-4.81"
(-122.18mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1961 1966
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on December 1, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/