Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, December 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2002
1-Month
3.54"
(89.92mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2001 1943
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1973
Ties: 1923
Nov–Dec 2002
2-Month
7.38"
(187.45mm)
6.54"
(166.12mm)
0.84"
(21.33mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2001 1904
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1927
Oct–Dec 2002
3-Month
11.69"
(296.93mm)
9.93"
(252.22mm)
1.76"
(44.71mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2001 1924
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1927
Sep–Dec 2002
4-Month
16.29"
(413.77mm)
13.63"
(346.20mm)
2.66"
(67.57mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2001 1908
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1977
Aug–Dec 2002
5-Month
18.92"
(480.57mm)
17.33"
(440.18mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2001 1908
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1977
Jul–Dec 2002
6-Month
20.92"
(531.37mm)
21.14"
(536.96mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2001 1930
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1977
Jun–Dec 2002
7-Month
26.36"
(669.54mm)
24.90"
(632.46mm)
1.46"
(37.08mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2001 1964
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1977
May–Dec 2002
8-Month
31.70"
(805.18mm)
28.48"
(723.39mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2001 1964
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Apr–Dec 2002
9-Month
35.76"
(908.30mm)
31.81"
(807.97mm)
3.95"
(100.33mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2001 1964
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Mar–Dec 2002
10-Month
39.07"
(992.38mm)
34.87"
(885.70mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2001 1964
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Feb–Dec 2002
11-Month
41.37"
(1,050.80mm)
37.40"
(949.96mm)
3.97"
(100.84mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2001 1964
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Jan–Dec 2002
12-Month
43.56"
(1,106.42mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
3.27"
(83.05mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2001 1964
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Jul 2001–Dec 2002
18-Month
60.54"
(1,537.72mm)
61.43"
(1,560.32mm)
-0.89"
(-22.60mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2001 1965
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Jan 2001–Dec 2002
24-Month
77.70"
(1,973.58mm)
80.51"
(2,044.95mm)
-2.81"
(-71.37mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1988 1964
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2011
Jan 2000–Dec 2002
36-Month
123.94"
(3,148.08mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
3.24"
(82.30mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2001 1965
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1977
Jan 1999–Dec 2002
48-Month
162.71"
(4,132.83mm)
160.92"
(4,087.37mm)
1.79"
(45.46mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2001 1966
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Jan 1998–Dec 2002
60-Month
204.11"
(5,184.39mm)
201.17"
(5,109.72mm)
2.94"
(74.67mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2001 1966
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 6, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/