Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, December 2015

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2015
1-Month
4.06"
(103.12mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
0.94"
(23.87mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2014 1943
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1973
Ties: 1897
Nov–Dec 2015
2-Month
6.11"
(155.19mm)
6.54"
(166.12mm)
-0.43"
(-10.93mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2009 1904
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1927
Oct–Dec 2015
3-Month
9.81"
(249.17mm)
9.93"
(252.22mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2004 1924
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1927
Sep–Dec 2015
4-Month
14.56"
(369.82mm)
13.63"
(346.20mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2014 1908
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1977
Aug–Dec 2015
5-Month
17.63"
(447.80mm)
17.33"
(440.18mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2014 1908
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1977
Ties: 1900
Jul–Dec 2015
6-Month
21.23"
(539.24mm)
21.14"
(536.96mm)
0.09"
(2.28mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1977
Jun–Dec 2015
7-Month
28.92"
(734.57mm)
24.90"
(632.46mm)
4.02"
(102.11mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2014 1964
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1977
May–Dec 2015
8-Month
31.67"
(804.42mm)
28.48"
(723.39mm)
3.19"
(81.03mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2014 1964
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2011
Apr–Dec 2015
9-Month
34.69"
(881.13mm)
31.81"
(807.97mm)
2.88"
(73.16mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2014 1964
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2011
Mar–Dec 2015
10-Month
36.30"
(922.02mm)
34.87"
(885.70mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2012 1964
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2011
Feb–Dec 2015
11-Month
38.30"
(972.82mm)
37.40"
(949.96mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2012 1964
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2011
Jan–Dec 2015
12-Month
40.64"
(1,032.26mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2012 1964
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2011
Jul 2014–Dec 2015
18-Month
61.97"
(1,574.04mm)
61.43"
(1,560.32mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2011
Jan 2014–Dec 2015
24-Month
83.86"
(2,130.04mm)
80.51"
(2,044.95mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2013 1964
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2011
Jan 2013–Dec 2015
36-Month
127.85"
(3,247.39mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2014 1965
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2019
Jan 2012–Dec 2015
48-Month
167.41"
(4,252.21mm)
160.92"
(4,087.37mm)
6.49"
(164.84mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2011
Jan 2011–Dec 2015
60-Month
223.12"
(5,667.25mm)
201.17"
(5,109.72mm)
21.95"
(557.53mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2005 1966
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/