Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, January 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1981
1-Month
0.88"
(22.35mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
-2.01"
(-51.06mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1981
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1979
Dec 1980–Jan 1981
2-Month
3.04"
(77.22mm)
5.99"
(152.15mm)
-2.95"
(-74.93mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1944
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1978
Nov 1980–Jan 1981
3-Month
6.33"
(160.78mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
-3.12"
(-79.25mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1977 1961
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1978
Oct 1980–Jan 1981
4-Month
10.14"
(257.56mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1965 1961
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1978
Sep 1980–Jan 1981
5-Month
13.75"
(349.25mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
-2.79"
(-70.87mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1965 1931
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1978
Aug 1980–Jan 1981
6-Month
16.69"
(423.93mm)
20.23"
(513.84mm)
-3.54"
(-89.91mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1965 1931
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1978
Jul 1980–Jan 1981
7-Month
20.31"
(515.87mm)
24.03"
(610.36mm)
-3.72"
(-94.49mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1965 1931
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1978
Jun 1980–Jan 1981
8-Month
24.60"
(624.84mm)
27.78"
(705.61mm)
-3.18"
(-80.77mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1967 1965
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1978
May 1980–Jan 1981
9-Month
26.00"
(660.40mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
-5.32"
(-135.13mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1965 1965
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1978
Apr 1980–Jan 1981
10-Month
30.06"
(763.52mm)
34.61"
(879.09mm)
-4.55"
(-115.57mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1967 1965
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2012
Mar 1980–Jan 1981
11-Month
34.93"
(887.22mm)
37.69"
(957.33mm)
-2.76"
(-70.11mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1972 1965
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2012
Feb 1980–Jan 1981
12-Month
35.88"
(911.35mm)
40.22"
(1,021.59mm)
-4.34"
(-110.24mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1967 1965
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2012
Aug 1979–Jan 1981
18-Month
57.32"
(1,455.93mm)
60.42"
(1,534.67mm)
-3.10"
(-78.74mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2012
Feb 1979–Jan 1981
24-Month
74.81"
(1,900.17mm)
80.44"
(2,043.18mm)
-5.63"
(-143.01mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1968 1966
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2012
Feb 1978–Jan 1981
36-Month
113.45"
(2,881.63mm)
120.67"
(3,065.02mm)
-7.22"
(-183.39mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1968 1967
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1978
Feb 1977–Jan 1981
48-Month
167.57"
(4,256.28mm)
160.93"
(4,087.62mm)
6.64"
(168.66mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2012
Feb 1976–Jan 1981
60-Month
213.32"
(5,418.33mm)
201.08"
(5,107.43mm)
12.24"
(310.90mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1974 1967
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 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/