Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, December 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1989
1-Month
1.41"
(35.81mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
-1.71"
(-43.44mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1943 1943
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1973
Nov–Dec 1989
2-Month
5.50"
(139.70mm)
6.54"
(166.12mm)
-1.04"
(-26.42mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1987 1904
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1927
Oct–Dec 1989
3-Month
9.74"
(247.40mm)
9.93"
(252.22mm)
-0.19"
(-4.82mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1987 1924
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1927
Ties: 1915
Sep–Dec 1989
4-Month
14.84"
(376.94mm)
13.63"
(346.20mm)
1.21"
(30.74mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1988 1908
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1977
Aug–Dec 1989
5-Month
18.44"
(468.38mm)
17.33"
(440.18mm)
1.11"
(28.20mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1988 1908
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1977
Jul–Dec 1989
6-Month
21.61"
(548.89mm)
21.14"
(536.96mm)
0.47"
(11.93mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1984 1930
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1977
Jun–Dec 1989
7-Month
27.44"
(696.98mm)
24.90"
(632.46mm)
2.54"
(64.52mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1964
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1977
May–Dec 1989
8-Month
33.94"
(862.08mm)
28.48"
(723.39mm)
5.46"
(138.69mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1988 1964
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2011
Apr–Dec 1989
9-Month
36.20"
(919.48mm)
31.81"
(807.97mm)
4.39"
(111.51mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1988 1964
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2011
Mar–Dec 1989
10-Month
39.22"
(996.19mm)
34.87"
(885.70mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1964
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2011
Feb–Dec 1989
11-Month
41.17"
(1,045.72mm)
37.40"
(949.96mm)
3.77"
(95.76mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1988 1964
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Jan–Dec 1989
12-Month
42.80"
(1,087.12mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1988 1964
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Jul 1988–Dec 1989
18-Month
64.68"
(1,642.87mm)
61.43"
(1,560.32mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Jan 1988–Dec 1989
24-Month
78.54"
(1,994.92mm)
80.51"
(2,044.95mm)
-1.97"
(-50.03mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1988 1964
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Jan 1987–Dec 1989
36-Month
118.08"
(2,999.23mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
-2.62"
(-66.55mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1977
Jan 1986–Dec 1989
48-Month
162.76"
(4,134.10mm)
160.92"
(4,087.37mm)
1.84"
(46.73mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Jan 1985–Dec 1989
60-Month
201.69"
(5,122.93mm)
201.17"
(5,109.72mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011

Citing This Page

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