Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, December 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1997
1-Month
3.09"
(78.49mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1995 1943
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1973
Nov–Dec 1997
2-Month
7.70"
(195.58mm)
6.54"
(166.12mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1995 1904
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1927
Oct–Dec 1997
3-Month
9.86"
(250.44mm)
9.93"
(252.22mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1994 1924
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1927
Sep–Dec 1997
4-Month
13.72"
(348.49mm)
13.63"
(346.20mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1994 1908
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1977
Aug–Dec 1997
5-Month
17.82"
(452.63mm)
17.33"
(440.18mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1994 1908
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1977
Jul–Dec 1997
6-Month
21.06"
(534.92mm)
21.14"
(536.96mm)
-0.08"
(-2.04mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1994 1930
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1977
Jun–Dec 1997
7-Month
24.03"
(610.36mm)
24.90"
(632.46mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1991 1964
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1977
May–Dec 1997
8-Month
27.25"
(692.15mm)
28.48"
(723.39mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1993 1964
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Apr–Dec 1997
9-Month
29.88"
(758.95mm)
31.81"
(807.97mm)
-1.93"
(-49.02mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1991 1964
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Mar–Dec 1997
10-Month
33.79"
(858.27mm)
34.87"
(885.70mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1995 1964
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Feb–Dec 1997
11-Month
36.31"
(922.27mm)
37.40"
(949.96mm)
-1.09"
(-27.69mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1995 1964
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Jan–Dec 1997
12-Month
39.01"
(990.85mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
-1.28"
(-32.52mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1995 1964
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Jul 1996–Dec 1997
18-Month
66.20"
(1,681.48mm)
61.43"
(1,560.32mm)
4.77"
(121.16mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Jan 1996–Dec 1997
24-Month
89.84"
(2,281.94mm)
80.51"
(2,044.95mm)
9.33"
(236.99mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1996 1964
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2011
Jan 1995–Dec 1997
36-Month
126.94"
(3,224.28mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
6.24"
(158.50mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2019
Jan 1994–Dec 1997
48-Month
169.05"
(4,293.87mm)
160.92"
(4,087.37mm)
8.13"
(206.50mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Jan 1993–Dec 1997
60-Month
210.42"
(5,344.67mm)
201.17"
(5,109.72mm)
9.25"
(234.95mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/