Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1970
1-Month
2.95"
(74.93mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1969 1915
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1936
Ties: 1986
Feb–Mar 1970
2-Month
6.31"
(160.27mm)
6.12"
(155.45mm)
0.19"
(4.82mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1969 1987
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2008
Ties: 1932
Jan–Mar 1970
3-Month
7.37"
(187.20mm)
9.27"
(235.46mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1969 2004
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1936
Dec 1969–Mar 1970
4-Month
13.50"
(342.90mm)
12.58"
(319.53mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1969 1981
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1903
Nov 1969–Mar 1970
5-Month
18.47"
(469.14mm)
16.10"
(408.94mm)
2.37"
(60.20mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984
Oct 1969–Mar 1970
6-Month
20.64"
(524.26mm)
19.51"
(495.55mm)
1.13"
(28.71mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2008
Sep 1969–Mar 1970
7-Month
23.87"
(606.30mm)
23.19"
(589.03mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1978
Aug 1969–Mar 1970
8-Month
27.36"
(694.94mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jul 1969–Mar 1970
9-Month
32.74"
(831.60mm)
31.00"
(787.40mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1979
Jun 1969–Mar 1970
10-Month
36.65"
(930.91mm)
34.86"
(885.44mm)
1.79"
(45.47mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
May 1969–Mar 1970
11-Month
39.79"
(1,010.67mm)
38.51"
(978.15mm)
1.28"
(32.52mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Apr 1969–Mar 1970
12-Month
43.60"
(1,107.44mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Oct 1968–Mar 1970
18-Month
63.03"
(1,600.96mm)
61.51"
(1,562.35mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1997
Apr 1968–Mar 1970
24-Month
82.92"
(2,106.17mm)
83.95"
(2,132.33mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Apr 1967–Mar 1970
36-Month
124.65"
(3,166.11mm)
125.97"
(3,199.64mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1969 1967
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2007
Apr 1966–Mar 1970
48-Month
159.64"
(4,054.86mm)
168.01"
(4,267.45mm)
-8.37"
(-212.59mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1969 1967
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2007
Apr 1965–Mar 1970
60-Month
193.61"
(4,917.69mm)
209.90"
(5,331.46mm)
-16.29"
(-413.77mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1969 1967
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/