Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1987
1-Month
2.55"
(64.77mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
-0.86"
(-21.84mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1981 1915
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1936
Feb–Mar 1987
2-Month
3.26"
(82.80mm)
6.12"
(155.45mm)
-2.86"
(-72.65mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1987
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2008
Jan–Mar 1987
3-Month
6.96"
(176.78mm)
9.27"
(235.46mm)
-2.31"
(-58.68mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1985 2004
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1936
Dec 1986–Mar 1987
4-Month
10.86"
(275.84mm)
12.58"
(319.53mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1985 1981
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1903
Nov 1986–Mar 1987
5-Month
15.49"
(393.45mm)
16.10"
(408.94mm)
-0.61"
(-15.49mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1984
Oct 1986–Mar 1987
6-Month
18.32"
(465.33mm)
19.51"
(495.55mm)
-1.19"
(-30.22mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2008
Ties: 1932
Sep 1986–Mar 1987
7-Month
21.36"
(542.54mm)
23.19"
(589.03mm)
-1.83"
(-46.49mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1978
Ties: 1983
Aug 1986–Mar 1987
8-Month
25.79"
(655.07mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
-1.24"
(-31.49mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Jul 1986–Mar 1987
9-Month
31.03"
(788.16mm)
31.00"
(787.40mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Ties: 1932
Jun 1986–Mar 1987
10-Month
35.60"
(904.24mm)
34.86"
(885.44mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
May 1986–Mar 1987
11-Month
38.55"
(979.17mm)
38.51"
(978.15mm)
0.04"
(1.02mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Apr 1986–Mar 1987
12-Month
41.34"
(1,050.04mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
-0.64"
(-16.25mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1983 1931
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Oct 1985–Mar 1987
18-Month
61.93"
(1,573.02mm)
61.51"
(1,562.35mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1997
Apr 1985–Mar 1987
24-Month
83.19"
(2,113.03mm)
83.95"
(2,132.33mm)
-0.76"
(-19.30mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Apr 1984–Mar 1987
36-Month
125.52"
(3,188.21mm)
125.97"
(3,199.64mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1983 1967
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2007
Apr 1983–Mar 1987
48-Month
176.12"
(4,473.45mm)
168.01"
(4,267.45mm)
8.11"
(206.00mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1986 1967
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2007
Apr 1982–Mar 1987
60-Month
215.97"
(5,485.64mm)
209.90"
(5,331.46mm)
6.07"
(154.18mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1985 1967
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2008

Citing This Page

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