Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, December 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1971
1-Month
3.53"
(89.66mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1943
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1973
Nov–Dec 1971
2-Month
7.01"
(178.05mm)
6.54"
(166.12mm)
0.47"
(11.93mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1967 1904
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1927
Ties: 1967
Oct–Dec 1971
3-Month
9.15"
(232.41mm)
9.93"
(252.22mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1966 1924
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1927
Sep–Dec 1971
4-Month
12.55"
(318.77mm)
13.63"
(346.20mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1964 1908
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1977
Aug–Dec 1971
5-Month
17.17"
(436.12mm)
17.33"
(440.18mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1966 1908
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1977
Jul–Dec 1971
6-Month
21.80"
(553.72mm)
21.14"
(536.96mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1969 1930
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1977
Jun–Dec 1971
7-Month
24.39"
(619.51mm)
24.90"
(632.46mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1966 1964
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1977
May–Dec 1971
8-Month
27.43"
(696.72mm)
28.48"
(723.39mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1966 1964
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2011
Apr–Dec 1971
9-Month
29.47"
(748.54mm)
31.81"
(807.97mm)
-2.34"
(-59.43mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1966 1964
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2011
Mar–Dec 1971
10-Month
32.75"
(831.85mm)
34.87"
(885.70mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1966 1964
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2011
Feb–Dec 1971
11-Month
37.24"
(945.90mm)
37.40"
(949.96mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1966 1964
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2011
Jan–Dec 1971
12-Month
39.29"
(997.97mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1970 1964
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Ties: 1913
Jul 1970–Dec 1971
18-Month
62.49"
(1,587.25mm)
61.43"
(1,560.32mm)
1.06"
(26.93mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1970 1965
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2011
Jan 1970–Dec 1971
24-Month
78.26"
(1,987.80mm)
80.51"
(2,044.95mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1967 1964
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2011
Ties: 1921
Jan 1969–Dec 1971
36-Month
118.01"
(2,997.45mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
-2.69"
(-68.33mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1968 1965
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1977
Jan 1968–Dec 1971
48-Month
158.56"
(4,027.42mm)
160.92"
(4,087.37mm)
-2.36"
(-59.95mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2011
Jan 1967–Dec 1971
60-Month
198.12"
(5,032.25mm)
201.17"
(5,109.72mm)
-3.05"
(-77.47mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1970 1966
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 8, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/