Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, December 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2016
1-Month
3.47"
(88.14mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2011 1943
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1973
Ties: 1944
Nov–Dec 2016
2-Month
6.13"
(155.70mm)
6.54"
(166.12mm)
-0.41"
(-10.42mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2015 1904
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1927
Oct–Dec 2016
3-Month
11.56"
(293.62mm)
9.93"
(252.22mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2015 1924
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1927
Sep–Dec 2016
4-Month
14.05"
(356.87mm)
13.63"
(346.20mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2014 1908
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1977
Ties: 1900, 1974
Aug–Dec 2016
5-Month
18.59"
(472.19mm)
17.33"
(440.18mm)
1.26"
(32.01mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1908
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1977
Jul–Dec 2016
6-Month
21.99"
(558.55mm)
21.14"
(536.96mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1930
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1977
Ties: 2017
Jun–Dec 2016
7-Month
24.86"
(631.44mm)
24.90"
(632.46mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2001 1964
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1977
May–Dec 2016
8-Month
27.39"
(695.71mm)
28.48"
(723.39mm)
-1.09"
(-27.68mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2001 1964
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2011
Apr–Dec 2016
9-Month
29.95"
(760.73mm)
31.81"
(807.97mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2001 1964
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2011
Ties: 1998
Mar–Dec 2016
10-Month
32.08"
(814.83mm)
34.87"
(885.70mm)
-2.79"
(-70.87mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 2001 1964
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2011
Feb–Dec 2016
11-Month
36.44"
(925.58mm)
37.40"
(949.96mm)
-0.96"
(-24.38mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2012 1964
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2011
Jan–Dec 2016
12-Month
38.17"
(969.52mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2001 1964
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2011
Jul 2015–Dec 2016
18-Month
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
61.43"
(1,560.32mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2001 1965
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2011
Jan 2015–Dec 2016
24-Month
78.81"
(2,001.77mm)
80.51"
(2,044.95mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1964
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2011
Jan 2014–Dec 2016
36-Month
122.03"
(3,099.56mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2001 1965
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1977
Jan 2013–Dec 2016
48-Month
166.02"
(4,216.91mm)
160.92"
(4,087.37mm)
5.10"
(129.54mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2011
Jan 2012–Dec 2016
60-Month
205.58"
(5,221.73mm)
201.17"
(5,109.72mm)
4.41"
(112.01mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2011
Ties: 1901

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 10, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/