Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1998
1-Month
4.07"
(103.38mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
0.66"
(16.77mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1997 1915
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1936
Feb–Mar 1998
2-Month
7.57"
(192.28mm)
6.12"
(155.45mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1997 1987
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2008
Jan–Mar 1998
3-Month
12.69"
(322.33mm)
9.27"
(235.46mm)
3.42"
(86.87mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1997 2004
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1936
Dec 1997–Mar 1998
4-Month
15.58"
(395.73mm)
12.58"
(319.53mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1997 1981
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1903
Nov 1997–Mar 1998
5-Month
20.65"
(524.51mm)
16.10"
(408.94mm)
4.55"
(115.57mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1997 1931
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Oct 1997–Mar 1998
6-Month
22.54"
(572.52mm)
19.51"
(495.55mm)
3.03"
(76.97mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2008
Sep 1997–Mar 1998
7-Month
25.78"
(654.81mm)
23.19"
(589.03mm)
2.59"
(65.78mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1978
Aug 1997–Mar 1998
8-Month
30.39"
(771.91mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
3.36"
(85.35mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jul 1997–Mar 1998
9-Month
33.78"
(858.01mm)
31.00"
(787.40mm)
2.78"
(70.61mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jun 1997–Mar 1998
10-Month
36.74"
(933.20mm)
34.86"
(885.44mm)
1.88"
(47.76mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
May 1997–Mar 1998
11-Month
40.31"
(1,023.87mm)
38.51"
(978.15mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Apr 1997–Mar 1998
12-Month
43.10"
(1,094.74mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Oct 1996–Mar 1998
18-Month
66.71"
(1,694.43mm)
61.51"
(1,562.35mm)
5.20"
(132.08mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1997
Ties: 1977
Apr 1996–Mar 1998
24-Month
96.28"
(2,445.51mm)
83.95"
(2,132.33mm)
12.33"
(313.18mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1997 1966
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Apr 1995–Mar 1998
36-Month
138.54"
(3,518.92mm)
125.97"
(3,199.64mm)
12.57"
(319.28mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1997 1967
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2007
Apr 1994–Mar 1998
48-Month
179.14"
(4,550.16mm)
168.01"
(4,267.45mm)
11.13"
(282.71mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2007
Apr 1993–Mar 1998
60-Month
224.63"
(5,705.60mm)
209.90"
(5,331.46mm)
14.73"
(374.14mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1967
19th 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/