Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, April 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1973
1-Month
4.95"
(125.73mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1972 2001
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Mar–Apr 1973
2-Month
7.87"
(199.90mm)
6.39"
(162.31mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1972 1915
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2011
Feb–Apr 1973
3-Month
10.06"
(255.52mm)
8.92"
(226.57mm)
1.14"
(28.95mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1971 1915
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Jan–Apr 1973
4-Month
12.82"
(325.63mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
1.01"
(25.66mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1972 1941
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
Dec 1972–Apr 1973
5-Month
17.70"
(449.58mm)
14.92"
(378.97mm)
2.78"
(70.61mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1972 1946
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2011
Nov 1972–Apr 1973
6-Month
23.95"
(608.33mm)
18.37"
(466.60mm)
5.58"
(141.73mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1905
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2008
Oct 1972–Apr 1973
7-Month
27.52"
(699.01mm)
21.76"
(552.70mm)
5.76"
(146.31mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Sep 1972–Apr 1973
8-Month
30.13"
(765.30mm)
25.46"
(646.68mm)
4.67"
(118.62mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1978
Aug 1972–Apr 1973
9-Month
33.48"
(850.39mm)
29.15"
(740.41mm)
4.33"
(109.98mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1978
Jul 1972–Apr 1973
10-Month
37.35"
(948.69mm)
32.95"
(836.93mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1978
Jun 1972–Apr 1973
11-Month
45.93"
(1,166.62mm)
36.70"
(932.18mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1972 1965
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2007
May 1972–Apr 1973
12-Month
50.84"
(1,291.34mm)
40.24"
(1,022.10mm)
10.60"
(269.24mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1965
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2007
Nov 1971–Apr 1973
18-Month
70.27"
(1,784.86mm)
58.60"
(1,488.44mm)
11.67"
(296.42mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2007
May 1971–Apr 1973
24-Month
90.69"
(2,303.53mm)
80.44"
(2,043.18mm)
10.25"
(260.35mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
14th Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
May 1970–Apr 1973
36-Month
132.22"
(3,358.39mm)
120.68"
(3,065.27mm)
11.54"
(293.12mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
18th Wettest Wettest to Date 2007
May 1969–Apr 1973
48-Month
171.30"
(4,351.02mm)
160.94"
(4,087.88mm)
10.36"
(263.14mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2007
May 1968–Apr 1973
60-Month
213.00"
(5,410.20mm)
201.08"
(5,107.43mm)
11.92"
(302.77mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
26th Wettest Wettest to Date 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/