Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, March 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1961
1-Month
2.70"
(68.58mm)
3.06"
(77.72mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1960 1915
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1913
Feb–Mar 1961
2-Month
6.07"
(154.18mm)
5.59"
(141.99mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1960 1987
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2008
Jan–Mar 1961
3-Month
7.73"
(196.34mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1957 1969
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2008
Dec 1960–Mar 1961
4-Month
9.26"
(235.20mm)
11.58"
(294.13mm)
-2.32"
(-58.93mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1957 1989
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2008
Nov 1960–Mar 1961
5-Month
11.22"
(284.99mm)
15.04"
(382.02mm)
-3.82"
(-97.03mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1905
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2008
Oct 1960–Mar 1961
6-Month
13.85"
(351.79mm)
18.43"
(468.12mm)
-4.58"
(-116.33mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1957 1931
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2008
Sep 1960–Mar 1961
7-Month
18.06"
(458.72mm)
22.13"
(562.10mm)
-4.07"
(-103.38mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1978
Aug 1960–Mar 1961
8-Month
20.86"
(529.84mm)
25.82"
(655.83mm)
-4.96"
(-125.99mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1978
Jul 1960–Mar 1961
9-Month
24.15"
(613.41mm)
29.62"
(752.35mm)
-5.47"
(-138.94mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1978
Jun 1960–Mar 1961
10-Month
28.42"
(721.87mm)
33.36"
(847.34mm)
-4.94"
(-125.47mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1978
May 1960–Mar 1961
11-Month
32.45"
(824.23mm)
36.91"
(937.51mm)
-4.46"
(-113.28mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2007
Apr 1960–Mar 1961
12-Month
35.88"
(911.35mm)
40.20"
(1,021.08mm)
-4.32"
(-109.73mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1957, 1981
Oct 1959–Mar 1961
18-Month
60.51"
(1,536.95mm)
58.66"
(1,489.96mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2012
Apr 1959–Mar 1961
24-Month
78.06"
(1,982.72mm)
80.40"
(2,042.16mm)
-2.34"
(-59.44mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2008
Apr 1958–Mar 1961
36-Month
120.26"
(3,054.60mm)
120.64"
(3,064.26mm)
-0.38"
(-9.66mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1967
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2007
Apr 1957–Mar 1961
48-Month
158.57"
(4,027.68mm)
160.90"
(4,086.86mm)
-2.33"
(-59.18mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1967
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2008
Ties: 1960
Apr 1956–Mar 1961
60-Month
194.45"
(4,939.03mm)
201.00"
(5,105.40mm)
-6.55"
(-166.37mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1945 1967
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/