Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of January 2020. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


New York

Precipitation Rankings, December 2008

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2008
1-Month
5.29"
(134.37mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2007 1943
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1973
Nov–Dec 2008
2-Month
8.06"
(204.72mm)
6.54"
(166.12mm)
1.52"
(38.60mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2006 1904
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1927
Oct–Dec 2008
3-Month
12.80"
(325.12mm)
9.93"
(252.22mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2004 1924
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1927
Sep–Dec 2008
4-Month
16.19"
(411.23mm)
13.63"
(346.20mm)
2.56"
(65.03mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2004 1908
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1977
Aug–Dec 2008
5-Month
20.25"
(514.35mm)
17.33"
(440.18mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2007 1908
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1977
Jul–Dec 2008
6-Month
25.77"
(654.56mm)
21.14"
(536.96mm)
4.63"
(117.60mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2007 1930
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1977
Jun–Dec 2008
7-Month
30.15"
(765.81mm)
24.90"
(632.46mm)
5.25"
(133.35mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2007 1964
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1977
May–Dec 2008
8-Month
32.43"
(823.72mm)
28.48"
(723.39mm)
3.95"
(100.33mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2007 1964
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2011
Apr–Dec 2008
9-Month
35.24"
(895.10mm)
31.81"
(807.97mm)
3.43"
(87.13mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2007 1964
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2011
Mar–Dec 2008
10-Month
40.39"
(1,025.91mm)
34.87"
(885.70mm)
5.52"
(140.21mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2007 1964
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2011
Feb–Dec 2008
11-Month
45.67"
(1,160.02mm)
37.40"
(949.96mm)
8.27"
(210.06mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2007 1964
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Jan–Dec 2008
12-Month
47.73"
(1,212.34mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
7.44"
(188.97mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2007 1964
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2011
Jul 2007–Dec 2008
18-Month
72.39"
(1,838.71mm)
61.43"
(1,560.32mm)
10.96"
(278.39mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2007 1965
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2011
Jan 2007–Dec 2008
24-Month
92.20"
(2,341.88mm)
80.51"
(2,044.95mm)
11.69"
(296.93mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2005 1964
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2011
Jan 2006–Dec 2008
36-Month
141.09"
(3,583.69mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
20.39"
(517.91mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2007 1965
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Jan 2005–Dec 2008
48-Month
187.94"
(4,773.68mm)
160.92"
(4,087.37mm)
27.02"
(686.31mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2007 1966
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2011
Jan 2004–Dec 2008
60-Month
233.11"
(5,920.99mm)
201.17"
(5,109.72mm)
31.94"
(811.27mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2006 1966
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2011

Citing This Page

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