Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, December 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2018
1-Month
3.27"
(83.06mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2017 1943
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1973
Nov–Dec 2018
2-Month
9.21"
(233.93mm)
6.54"
(166.12mm)
2.67"
(67.81mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2017 1904
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1927
Ties: 1897, 1959
Oct–Dec 2018
3-Month
13.94"
(354.08mm)
9.93"
(252.22mm)
4.01"
(101.86mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2017 1924
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1927
Sep–Dec 2018
4-Month
19.07"
(484.38mm)
13.63"
(346.20mm)
5.44"
(138.18mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2017 1908
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1977
Aug–Dec 2018
5-Month
24.43"
(620.52mm)
17.33"
(440.18mm)
7.10"
(180.34mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2017 1908
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1977
Jul–Dec 2018
6-Month
29.05"
(737.87mm)
21.14"
(536.96mm)
7.91"
(200.91mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1977
Jun–Dec 2018
7-Month
32.33"
(821.18mm)
24.90"
(632.46mm)
7.43"
(188.72mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2017 1964
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1977
May–Dec 2018
8-Month
35.09"
(891.29mm)
28.48"
(723.39mm)
6.61"
(167.90mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2017 1964
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Apr–Dec 2018
9-Month
38.95"
(989.33mm)
31.81"
(807.97mm)
7.14"
(181.36mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2017 1964
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Mar–Dec 2018
10-Month
41.95"
(1,065.53mm)
34.87"
(885.70mm)
7.08"
(179.83mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2017 1964
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Feb–Dec 2018
11-Month
45.13"
(1,146.30mm)
37.40"
(949.96mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2017 1964
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Jan–Dec 2018
12-Month
48.58"
(1,233.93mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
8.29"
(210.56mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2017 1964
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Jul 2017–Dec 2018
18-Month
70.57"
(1,792.48mm)
61.43"
(1,560.32mm)
9.14"
(232.16mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2017 1965
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Jan 2017–Dec 2018
24-Month
95.96"
(2,437.38mm)
80.51"
(2,044.95mm)
15.45"
(392.43mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2017 1964
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Jan 2016–Dec 2018
36-Month
134.13"
(3,406.90mm)
120.70"
(3,065.78mm)
13.43"
(341.12mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2017 1965
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1977
Jan 2015–Dec 2018
48-Month
174.77"
(4,439.16mm)
160.92"
(4,087.37mm)
13.85"
(351.79mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2017 1966
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2011
Jan 2014–Dec 2018
60-Month
217.99"
(5,536.95mm)
201.17"
(5,109.72mm)
16.82"
(427.23mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2017 1966
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/