Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, February 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1972
1-Month
3.70"
(93.98mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1970 1987
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2008
Jan–Feb 1972
2-Month
5.83"
(148.08mm)
5.41"
(137.41mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1970 1980
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1910
Dec 1971–Feb 1972
3-Month
9.36"
(237.74mm)
8.52"
(216.41mm)
0.84"
(21.33mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1970 1980
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1979
Nov 1971–Feb 1972
4-Month
12.84"
(326.14mm)
11.97"
(304.04mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Oct 1971–Feb 1972
5-Month
14.98"
(380.49mm)
15.37"
(390.40mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1968 1931
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Sep 1971–Feb 1972
6-Month
18.38"
(466.85mm)
19.06"
(484.12mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1968 1931
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1978
Aug 1971–Feb 1972
7-Month
23.00"
(584.20mm)
22.76"
(578.10mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1978
Ties: 1898
Jul 1971–Feb 1972
8-Month
27.63"
(701.80mm)
26.56"
(674.62mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1978
Jun 1971–Feb 1972
9-Month
30.22"
(767.59mm)
30.30"
(769.62mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1970 1965
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1978
Ties: 1955
May 1971–Feb 1972
10-Month
33.26"
(844.80mm)
33.84"
(859.54mm)
-0.58"
(-14.74mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1967 1965
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1978
Apr 1971–Feb 1972
11-Month
35.30"
(896.62mm)
37.14"
(943.36mm)
-1.84"
(-46.74mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2012
Mar 1971–Feb 1972
12-Month
38.58"
(979.93mm)
40.21"
(1,021.33mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1919
Sep 1970–Feb 1972
18-Month
60.70"
(1,541.78mm)
59.26"
(1,505.20mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2012
Mar 1970–Feb 1972
24-Month
80.23"
(2,037.84mm)
80.42"
(2,042.67mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1968 1965
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2012
Mar 1969–Feb 1972
36-Month
120.04"
(3,049.02mm)
120.65"
(3,064.51mm)
-0.61"
(-15.49mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1969 1967
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1978
Mar 1968–Feb 1972
48-Month
161.38"
(4,099.05mm)
160.91"
(4,087.11mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1970 1967
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2007
Mar 1967–Feb 1972
60-Month
200.35"
(5,088.89mm)
201.03"
(5,106.16mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1971 1967
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2008

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/