Climate at a Glance

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, February 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1978
1-Month
1.09"
(27.69mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
-1.44"
(-36.57mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1968 1987
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2008
Jan–Feb 1978
2-Month
7.17"
(182.12mm)
5.41"
(137.41mm)
1.76"
(44.71mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1977 1980
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1910
Ties: 1958
Dec 1977–Feb 1978
3-Month
12.18"
(309.37mm)
8.52"
(216.41mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1980
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Nov 1977–Feb 1978
4-Month
17.31"
(439.67mm)
11.97"
(304.04mm)
5.34"
(135.63mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1928
Oct 1977–Feb 1978
5-Month
22.37"
(568.20mm)
15.37"
(390.40mm)
7.00"
(177.80mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1928
Sep 1977–Feb 1978
6-Month
30.05"
(763.27mm)
19.06"
(484.12mm)
10.99"
(279.15mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
Aug 1977–Feb 1978
7-Month
35.46"
(900.68mm)
22.76"
(578.10mm)
12.70"
(322.58mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
Jul 1977–Feb 1978
8-Month
39.13"
(993.90mm)
26.56"
(674.62mm)
12.57"
(319.28mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
Jun 1977–Feb 1978
9-Month
42.56"
(1,081.02mm)
30.30"
(769.62mm)
12.26"
(311.40mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1977 1965
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
May 1977–Feb 1978
10-Month
44.58"
(1,132.33mm)
33.84"
(859.54mm)
10.74"
(272.79mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1977 1965
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
Apr 1977–Feb 1978
11-Month
48.17"
(1,223.52mm)
37.14"
(943.36mm)
11.03"
(280.16mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Mar 1977–Feb 1978
12-Month
53.07"
(1,347.98mm)
40.21"
(1,021.33mm)
12.86"
(326.65mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Sep 1976–Feb 1978
18-Month
71.05"
(1,804.67mm)
59.26"
(1,505.20mm)
11.79"
(299.47mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1977 1965
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Mar 1976–Feb 1978
24-Month
97.84"
(2,485.14mm)
80.42"
(2,042.67mm)
17.42"
(442.47mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1965
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Mar 1975–Feb 1978
36-Month
144.58"
(3,672.33mm)
120.65"
(3,064.51mm)
23.93"
(607.82mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1967
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
Mar 1974–Feb 1978
48-Month
188.31"
(4,783.07mm)
160.91"
(4,087.11mm)
27.40"
(695.96mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1977 1967
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2007
Mar 1973–Feb 1978
60-Month
232.59"
(5,907.79mm)
201.03"
(5,106.16mm)
31.56"
(801.63mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1977 1967
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2008

Citing This Page

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