Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, December 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1996
1-Month
4.89"
(124.21mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1995 1943
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1973
Nov–Dec 1996
2-Month
9.59"
(243.59mm)
6.54"
(166.12mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1995 1904
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1927
Oct–Dec 1996
3-Month
13.71"
(348.23mm)
9.93"
(252.22mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1994 1924
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1927
Sep–Dec 1996
4-Month
18.96"
(481.58mm)
13.63"
(346.20mm)
5.33"
(135.38mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1995 1908
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1977
Aug–Dec 1996
5-Month
21.65"
(549.91mm)
17.33"
(440.18mm)
4.32"
(109.73mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1995 1908
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1977
Jul–Dec 1996
6-Month
27.19"
(690.63mm)
21.14"
(536.96mm)
6.05"
(153.67mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1977
Jun–Dec 1996
7-Month
32.00"
(812.80mm)
24.90"
(632.46mm)
7.10"
(180.34mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1995 1964
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1977
May–Dec 1996
8-Month
36.92"
(937.77mm)
28.48"
(723.39mm)
8.44"
(214.38mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1995 1964
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2011
Apr–Dec 1996
9-Month
42.18"
(1,071.37mm)
31.81"
(807.97mm)
10.37"
(263.40mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1995 1964
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Mar–Dec 1996
10-Month
44.25"
(1,123.95mm)
34.87"
(885.70mm)
9.38"
(238.25mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1964
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2011
Feb–Dec 1996
11-Month
46.28"
(1,175.51mm)
37.40"
(949.96mm)
8.88"
(225.55mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1995 1964
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2011
Jan–Dec 1996
12-Month
50.83"
(1,291.08mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
10.54"
(267.71mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1995 1964
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jul 1995–Dec 1996
18-Month
74.73"
(1,898.14mm)
61.43"
(1,560.32mm)
13.30"
(337.82mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jan 1995–Dec 1996
24-Month
87.93"
(2,233.42mm)
80.51"
(2,044.95mm)
7.42"
(188.47mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1964
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2011
Jan 1994–Dec 1996
36-Month
130.04"
(3,303.02mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
9.34"
(237.24mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Jan 1993–Dec 1996
48-Month
171.41"
(4,353.81mm)
160.92"
(4,087.37mm)
10.49"
(266.44mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2011
Jan 1992–Dec 1996
60-Month
214.10"
(5,438.14mm)
201.17"
(5,109.72mm)
12.93"
(328.42mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/