Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, April 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1972
1-Month
2.92"
(74.17mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1971 2001
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2011
Mar–Apr 1972
2-Month
6.59"
(167.39mm)
6.39"
(162.31mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1971 1915
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2011
Ties: 1943
Feb–Apr 1972
3-Month
10.29"
(261.37mm)
8.92"
(226.57mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1971 1915
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Ties: 1914
Jan–Apr 1972
4-Month
12.42"
(315.47mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
0.61"
(15.50mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1971 1941
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Dec 1971–Apr 1972
5-Month
15.95"
(405.13mm)
14.92"
(378.97mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1971 1946
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Nov 1971–Apr 1972
6-Month
19.43"
(493.52mm)
18.37"
(466.60mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1971 1905
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2008
Oct 1971–Apr 1972
7-Month
21.57"
(547.88mm)
21.76"
(552.70mm)
-0.19"
(-4.82mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2011
Sep 1971–Apr 1972
8-Month
24.97"
(634.24mm)
25.46"
(646.68mm)
-0.49"
(-12.44mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1978
Aug 1971–Apr 1972
9-Month
29.59"
(751.59mm)
29.15"
(740.41mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1978
Jul 1971–Apr 1972
10-Month
34.22"
(869.19mm)
32.95"
(836.93mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1978
Jun 1971–Apr 1972
11-Month
36.81"
(934.97mm)
36.70"
(932.18mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1970 1965
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2007
May 1971–Apr 1972
12-Month
39.85"
(1,012.19mm)
40.24"
(1,022.10mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1970 1965
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2007
Nov 1970–Apr 1972
18-Month
59.27"
(1,505.46mm)
58.60"
(1,488.44mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2007
May 1970–Apr 1972
24-Month
81.38"
(2,067.05mm)
80.44"
(2,043.18mm)
0.94"
(23.87mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2012
May 1969–Apr 1972
36-Month
120.46"
(3,059.68mm)
120.68"
(3,065.27mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1967
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2007
May 1968–Apr 1972
48-Month
162.16"
(4,118.86mm)
160.94"
(4,087.88mm)
1.22"
(30.98mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2007
May 1967–Apr 1972
60-Month
201.27"
(5,112.26mm)
201.08"
(5,107.43mm)
0.19"
(4.83mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1967
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/