Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, January 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1973
1-Month
2.76"
(70.10mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
-0.13"
(-3.31mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1972 1981
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1979
Dec 1972–Jan 1973
2-Month
7.64"
(194.06mm)
5.99"
(152.15mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1972 1944
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1978
Nov 1972–Jan 1973
3-Month
13.89"
(352.81mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1961
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1978
Oct 1972–Jan 1973
4-Month
17.46"
(443.48mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
4.62"
(117.34mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1972 1961
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1978
Sep 1972–Jan 1973
5-Month
20.07"
(509.78mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1978
Aug 1972–Jan 1973
6-Month
23.42"
(594.87mm)
20.23"
(513.84mm)
3.19"
(81.03mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1978
Jul 1972–Jan 1973
7-Month
27.29"
(693.17mm)
24.03"
(610.36mm)
3.26"
(82.81mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1978
Jun 1972–Jan 1973
8-Month
35.87"
(911.10mm)
27.78"
(705.61mm)
8.09"
(205.49mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1972 1965
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
May 1972–Jan 1973
9-Month
40.78"
(1,035.81mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
9.46"
(240.28mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1972 1965
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
Apr 1972–Jan 1973
10-Month
43.70"
(1,109.98mm)
34.61"
(879.09mm)
9.09"
(230.89mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1972 1965
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Mar 1972–Jan 1973
11-Month
47.37"
(1,203.20mm)
37.69"
(957.33mm)
9.68"
(245.87mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1965
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Feb 1972–Jan 1973
12-Month
51.07"
(1,297.18mm)
40.22"
(1,021.59mm)
10.85"
(275.59mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1965
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Aug 1971–Jan 1973
18-Month
70.37"
(1,787.40mm)
60.42"
(1,534.67mm)
9.95"
(252.73mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Feb 1971–Jan 1973
24-Month
90.44"
(2,297.18mm)
80.44"
(2,043.18mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Feb 1970–Jan 1973
36-Month
130.22"
(3,307.59mm)
120.67"
(3,065.02mm)
9.55"
(242.57mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1978
Feb 1969–Jan 1973
48-Month
168.83"
(4,288.28mm)
160.93"
(4,087.62mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2012
Feb 1968–Jan 1973
60-Month
209.77"
(5,328.16mm)
201.08"
(5,107.43mm)
8.69"
(220.73mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2007

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/