Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1997
1-Month
4.03"
(102.36mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1915
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1936
Ties: 1944
Feb–Mar 1997
2-Month
6.42"
(163.07mm)
6.12"
(155.45mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1996 1987
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2008
Jan–Mar 1997
3-Month
9.44"
(239.78mm)
9.27"
(235.46mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1995 2004
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1936
Dec 1996–Mar 1997
4-Month
15.13"
(384.30mm)
12.58"
(319.53mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1996 1981
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1903
Nov 1996–Mar 1997
5-Month
18.70"
(474.98mm)
16.10"
(408.94mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1984
Oct 1996–Mar 1997
6-Month
23.61"
(599.69mm)
19.51"
(495.55mm)
4.10"
(104.14mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2008
Sep 1996–Mar 1997
7-Month
29.39"
(746.51mm)
23.19"
(589.03mm)
6.20"
(157.48mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1978
Aug 1996–Mar 1997
8-Month
31.95"
(811.53mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
4.92"
(124.97mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Jul 1996–Mar 1997
9-Month
38.44"
(976.38mm)
31.00"
(787.40mm)
7.44"
(188.98mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Jun 1996–Mar 1997
10-Month
43.20"
(1,097.28mm)
34.86"
(885.44mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
May 1996–Mar 1997
11-Month
48.00"
(1,219.20mm)
38.51"
(978.15mm)
9.49"
(241.05mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Apr 1996–Mar 1997
12-Month
53.18"
(1,350.77mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Oct 1995–Mar 1997
18-Month
78.46"
(1,992.88mm)
61.51"
(1,562.35mm)
16.95"
(430.53mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Apr 1995–Mar 1997
24-Month
95.44"
(2,424.18mm)
83.95"
(2,132.33mm)
11.49"
(291.85mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Apr 1994–Mar 1997
36-Month
136.04"
(3,455.42mm)
125.97"
(3,199.64mm)
10.07"
(255.78mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2007
Apr 1993–Mar 1997
48-Month
181.53"
(4,610.86mm)
168.01"
(4,267.45mm)
13.52"
(343.41mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2007
Apr 1992–Mar 1997
60-Month
224.52"
(5,702.81mm)
209.90"
(5,331.46mm)
14.62"
(371.35mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/