Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, January 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2003
1-Month
2.51"
(63.75mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
-0.38"
(-9.66mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1981
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1979
Ties: 1928
Dec 2002–Jan 2003
2-Month
6.05"
(153.67mm)
5.99"
(152.15mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2002 1944
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1978
Ties: 2010
Nov 2002–Jan 2003
3-Month
9.89"
(251.21mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2002 1961
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1978
Ties: 1955
Oct 2002–Jan 2003
4-Month
14.20"
(360.68mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2002 1961
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1978
Sep 2002–Jan 2003
5-Month
18.80"
(477.52mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1978
Aug 2002–Jan 2003
6-Month
21.43"
(544.32mm)
20.23"
(513.84mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1978
Jul 2002–Jan 2003
7-Month
23.43"
(595.12mm)
24.03"
(610.36mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1978
Jun 2002–Jan 2003
8-Month
28.87"
(733.30mm)
27.78"
(705.61mm)
1.09"
(27.69mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1978
May 2002–Jan 2003
9-Month
34.21"
(868.93mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
2.89"
(73.40mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1978
Apr 2002–Jan 2003
10-Month
38.27"
(972.06mm)
34.61"
(879.09mm)
3.66"
(92.97mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2012
Mar 2002–Jan 2003
11-Month
41.58"
(1,056.13mm)
37.69"
(957.33mm)
3.89"
(98.80mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2012
Feb 2002–Jan 2003
12-Month
43.88"
(1,114.55mm)
40.22"
(1,021.59mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2012
Aug 2001–Jan 2003
18-Month
60.65"
(1,540.51mm)
60.42"
(1,534.67mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2012
Feb 2001–Jan 2003
24-Month
78.60"
(1,996.44mm)
80.44"
(2,043.18mm)
-1.84"
(-46.74mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2000 1966
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1926
Feb 2000–Jan 2003
36-Month
123.15"
(3,128.01mm)
120.67"
(3,065.02mm)
2.48"
(62.99mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1967
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1978
Feb 1999–Jan 2003
48-Month
159.64"
(4,054.86mm)
160.93"
(4,087.62mm)
-1.29"
(-32.76mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2002 1967
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2012
Feb 1998–Jan 2003
60-Month
201.38"
(5,115.05mm)
201.08"
(5,107.43mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2002 1967
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2007

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 7, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/