Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, February 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1979
1-Month
2.15"
(54.61mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1978 1987
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2008
Jan–Feb 1979
2-Month
8.46"
(214.88mm)
5.41"
(137.41mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1978 1980
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1910
Dec 1978–Feb 1979
3-Month
12.35"
(313.69mm)
8.52"
(216.41mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1978 1980
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Nov 1978–Feb 1979
4-Month
14.19"
(360.43mm)
11.97"
(304.04mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1928
Oct 1978–Feb 1979
5-Month
17.78"
(451.61mm)
15.37"
(390.40mm)
2.41"
(61.21mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1928
Sep 1978–Feb 1979
6-Month
21.33"
(541.78mm)
19.06"
(484.12mm)
2.27"
(57.66mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1978
Aug 1978–Feb 1979
7-Month
25.22"
(640.59mm)
22.76"
(578.10mm)
2.46"
(62.49mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1978
Jul 1978–Feb 1979
8-Month
28.13"
(714.50mm)
26.56"
(674.62mm)
1.57"
(39.88mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1978
Jun 1978–Feb 1979
9-Month
31.66"
(804.16mm)
30.30"
(769.62mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1974 1965
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1978
May 1978–Feb 1979
10-Month
34.92"
(886.97mm)
33.84"
(859.54mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1972 1965
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1978
Apr 1978–Feb 1979
11-Month
37.04"
(940.82mm)
37.14"
(943.36mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2012
Mar 1978–Feb 1979
12-Month
39.70"
(1,008.38mm)
40.21"
(1,021.33mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1915
Sep 1977–Feb 1979
18-Month
69.75"
(1,771.65mm)
59.26"
(1,505.20mm)
10.49"
(266.45mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1977 1965
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2012
Mar 1977–Feb 1979
24-Month
92.77"
(2,356.36mm)
80.42"
(2,042.67mm)
12.35"
(313.69mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1977 1965
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2012
Mar 1976–Feb 1979
36-Month
137.54"
(3,493.52mm)
120.65"
(3,064.51mm)
16.89"
(429.01mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1977 1967
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1978
Mar 1975–Feb 1979
48-Month
184.28"
(4,680.71mm)
160.91"
(4,087.11mm)
23.37"
(593.60mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1977 1967
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2007
Mar 1974–Feb 1979
60-Month
228.01"
(5,791.45mm)
201.03"
(5,106.16mm)
26.98"
(685.29mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1976 1967
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/