Climate at a Glance

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, January 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1978
1-Month
6.08"
(154.43mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
3.19"
(81.02mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1977 1981
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Dec 1977–Jan 1978
2-Month
11.09"
(281.69mm)
5.99"
(152.15mm)
5.10"
(129.54mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1977 1944
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
Nov 1977–Jan 1978
3-Month
16.22"
(411.99mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
6.77"
(171.96mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1977 1961
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
Oct 1977–Jan 1978
4-Month
21.28"
(540.51mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
8.44"
(214.37mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1977 1961
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
Sep 1977–Jan 1978
5-Month
28.96"
(735.58mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
12.42"
(315.46mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
Aug 1977–Jan 1978
6-Month
34.37"
(873.00mm)
20.23"
(513.84mm)
14.14"
(359.16mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
Jul 1977–Jan 1978
7-Month
38.04"
(966.22mm)
24.03"
(610.36mm)
14.01"
(355.86mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
Jun 1977–Jan 1978
8-Month
41.47"
(1,053.34mm)
27.78"
(705.61mm)
13.69"
(347.73mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1977 1965
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
May 1977–Jan 1978
9-Month
43.49"
(1,104.65mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
12.17"
(309.12mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1977 1965
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
Apr 1977–Jan 1978
10-Month
47.08"
(1,195.83mm)
34.61"
(879.09mm)
12.47"
(316.74mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1977 1965
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Mar 1977–Jan 1978
11-Month
51.98"
(1,320.29mm)
37.69"
(957.33mm)
14.29"
(362.96mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1977 1965
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Feb 1977–Jan 1978
12-Month
54.12"
(1,374.65mm)
40.22"
(1,021.59mm)
13.90"
(353.06mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1977 1965
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Aug 1976–Jan 1978
18-Month
74.61"
(1,895.09mm)
60.42"
(1,534.67mm)
14.19"
(360.42mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Feb 1976–Jan 1978
24-Month
99.87"
(2,536.70mm)
80.44"
(2,043.18mm)
19.43"
(493.52mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Feb 1975–Jan 1978
36-Month
146.67"
(3,725.42mm)
120.67"
(3,065.02mm)
26.00"
(660.40mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1967
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
Feb 1974–Jan 1978
48-Month
189.39"
(4,810.51mm)
160.93"
(4,087.62mm)
28.46"
(722.89mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1977 1967
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Feb 1973–Jan 1978
60-Month
233.69"
(5,935.73mm)
201.08"
(5,107.43mm)
32.61"
(828.30mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1977 1967
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2007

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on August 5, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/