Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, February 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1998
1-Month
2.57"
(65.28mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
0.04"
(1.02mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1997 1987
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2008
Ties: 1965
Jan–Feb 1998
2-Month
7.81"
(198.37mm)
5.41"
(137.41mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1997 1980
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1910
Dec 1997–Feb 1998
3-Month
10.90"
(276.86mm)
8.52"
(216.41mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1997 1980
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Ties: 1950
Nov 1997–Feb 1998
4-Month
15.51"
(393.95mm)
11.97"
(304.04mm)
3.54"
(89.91mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1997 1977
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1928
Oct 1997–Feb 1998
5-Month
17.67"
(448.82mm)
15.37"
(390.40mm)
2.30"
(58.42mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1928
Sep 1997–Feb 1998
6-Month
21.53"
(546.86mm)
19.06"
(484.12mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1978
Aug 1997–Feb 1998
7-Month
25.63"
(651.00mm)
22.76"
(578.10mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1978
Jul 1997–Feb 1998
8-Month
28.87"
(733.30mm)
26.56"
(674.62mm)
2.31"
(58.68mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1978
Jun 1997–Feb 1998
9-Month
31.84"
(808.74mm)
30.30"
(769.62mm)
1.54"
(39.12mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1978
Ties: 1902
May 1997–Feb 1998
10-Month
35.06"
(890.52mm)
33.84"
(859.54mm)
1.22"
(30.98mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1996 1965
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1978
Apr 1997–Feb 1998
11-Month
37.69"
(957.33mm)
37.14"
(943.36mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2012
Ties: 1947
Mar 1997–Feb 1998
12-Month
41.60"
(1,056.64mm)
40.21"
(1,021.33mm)
1.39"
(35.31mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2012
Sep 1996–Feb 1998
18-Month
65.78"
(1,670.81mm)
59.26"
(1,505.20mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1996 1965
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2012
Mar 1996–Feb 1998
24-Month
91.07"
(2,313.18mm)
80.42"
(2,042.67mm)
10.65"
(270.51mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1997 1965
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2012
Mar 1995–Feb 1998
36-Month
129.43"
(3,287.52mm)
120.65"
(3,064.51mm)
8.78"
(223.01mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1997 1967
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1978
Mar 1994–Feb 1998
48-Month
170.98"
(4,342.89mm)
160.91"
(4,087.11mm)
10.07"
(255.78mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2007
Mar 1993–Feb 1998
60-Month
212.62"
(5,400.55mm)
201.03"
(5,106.16mm)
11.59"
(294.39mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/