Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2017
1-Month
3.46"
(87.88mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2016 1915
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1936
Ties: 1897, 1948, 1952
Feb–Mar 2017
2-Month
6.05"
(153.67mm)
6.12"
(155.45mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2015 1987
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2008
Jan–Mar 2017
3-Month
9.59"
(243.59mm)
9.27"
(235.46mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2016 2004
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1936
Dec 2016–Mar 2017
4-Month
13.32"
(338.33mm)
12.58"
(319.53mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2015 1981
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1903
Nov 2016–Mar 2017
5-Month
15.81"
(401.57mm)
16.10"
(408.94mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1984
Oct 2016–Mar 2017
6-Month
20.17"
(512.32mm)
19.51"
(495.55mm)
0.66"
(16.77mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2016 1931
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2008
Sep 2016–Mar 2017
7-Month
23.06"
(585.72mm)
23.19"
(589.03mm)
-0.13"
(-3.31mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1978
Aug 2016–Mar 2017
8-Month
27.09"
(688.09mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
0.06"
(1.53mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Jul 2016–Mar 2017
9-Month
30.88"
(784.35mm)
31.00"
(787.40mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Jun 2016–Mar 2017
10-Month
33.97"
(862.84mm)
34.86"
(885.44mm)
-0.89"
(-22.60mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
May 2016–Mar 2017
11-Month
37.23"
(945.64mm)
38.51"
(978.15mm)
-1.28"
(-32.51mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Apr 2016–Mar 2017
12-Month
39.80"
(1,010.92mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
-2.18"
(-55.37mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Oct 2015–Mar 2017
18-Month
59.57"
(1,513.08mm)
61.51"
(1,562.35mm)
-1.94"
(-49.27mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1997
Apr 2015–Mar 2017
24-Month
84.12"
(2,136.65mm)
83.95"
(2,132.33mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Apr 2014–Mar 2017
36-Month
127.27"
(3,232.66mm)
125.97"
(3,199.64mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2004 1967
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2007
Apr 2013–Mar 2017
48-Month
173.94"
(4,418.08mm)
168.01"
(4,267.45mm)
5.93"
(150.63mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2004 1967
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2007
Apr 2012–Mar 2017
60-Month
217.01"
(5,512.05mm)
209.90"
(5,331.46mm)
7.11"
(180.59mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2004 1967
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 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/