Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1988
1-Month
2.00"
(50.80mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
-1.41"
(-35.81mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1981 1915
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1936
Feb–Mar 1988
2-Month
5.13"
(130.30mm)
6.12"
(155.45mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1987 1987
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2008
Jan–Mar 1988
3-Month
7.20"
(182.88mm)
9.27"
(235.46mm)
-2.07"
(-52.58mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1987 2004
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1936
Ties: 1931
Dec 1987–Mar 1988
4-Month
9.69"
(246.13mm)
12.58"
(319.53mm)
-2.89"
(-73.40mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1981 1981
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1903
Nov 1987–Mar 1988
5-Month
12.71"
(322.83mm)
16.10"
(408.94mm)
-3.39"
(-86.11mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1984
Oct 1987–Mar 1988
6-Month
16.22"
(411.99mm)
19.51"
(495.55mm)
-3.29"
(-83.56mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2008
Sep 1987–Mar 1988
7-Month
22.06"
(560.32mm)
23.19"
(589.03mm)
-1.13"
(-28.71mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1987 1931
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1978
Aug 1987–Mar 1988
8-Month
25.54"
(648.72mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
-1.49"
(-37.84mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jul 1987–Mar 1988
9-Month
29.15"
(740.41mm)
31.00"
(787.40mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jun 1987–Mar 1988
10-Month
33.40"
(848.36mm)
34.86"
(885.44mm)
-1.46"
(-37.08mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
May 1987–Mar 1988
11-Month
35.95"
(913.13mm)
38.51"
(978.15mm)
-2.56"
(-65.02mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Apr 1987–Mar 1988
12-Month
40.62"
(1,031.75mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
-1.36"
(-34.54mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1983 1931
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Oct 1986–Mar 1988
18-Month
58.94"
(1,497.08mm)
61.51"
(1,562.35mm)
-2.57"
(-65.27mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Apr 1986–Mar 1988
24-Month
81.96"
(2,081.78mm)
83.95"
(2,132.33mm)
-1.99"
(-50.55mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Apr 1985–Mar 1988
36-Month
123.81"
(3,144.77mm)
125.97"
(3,199.64mm)
-2.16"
(-54.87mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1983 1967
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2007
Apr 1984–Mar 1988
48-Month
166.14"
(4,219.96mm)
168.01"
(4,267.45mm)
-1.87"
(-47.49mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1983 1967
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2007
Apr 1983–Mar 1988
60-Month
216.74"
(5,505.20mm)
209.90"
(5,331.46mm)
6.84"
(173.74mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1987 1967
41st 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 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/