Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, March 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1972
1-Month
3.67"
(93.22mm)
3.06"
(77.72mm)
0.61"
(15.50mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1971 1915
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1913
Ties: 2007
Feb–Mar 1972
2-Month
7.37"
(187.20mm)
5.59"
(141.99mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1970 1987
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2008
Jan–Mar 1972
3-Month
9.50"
(241.30mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1970 1969
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2008
Dec 1971–Mar 1972
4-Month
13.03"
(330.96mm)
11.58"
(294.13mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1989
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2008
Nov 1971–Mar 1972
5-Month
16.51"
(419.35mm)
15.04"
(382.02mm)
1.47"
(37.33mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1970 1905
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2008
Oct 1971–Mar 1972
6-Month
18.65"
(473.71mm)
18.43"
(468.12mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2008
Sep 1971–Mar 1972
7-Month
22.05"
(560.07mm)
22.13"
(562.10mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1978
Aug 1971–Mar 1972
8-Month
26.67"
(677.42mm)
25.82"
(655.83mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1978
Jul 1971–Mar 1972
9-Month
31.30"
(795.02mm)
29.62"
(752.35mm)
1.68"
(42.67mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1978
Jun 1971–Mar 1972
10-Month
33.89"
(860.81mm)
33.37"
(847.60mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1970 1965
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1978
May 1971–Mar 1972
11-Month
36.93"
(938.02mm)
36.91"
(937.51mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1970 1965
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2007
Apr 1971–Mar 1972
12-Month
38.97"
(989.84mm)
40.20"
(1,021.08mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1967 1965
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2012
Oct 1970–Mar 1972
18-Month
60.16"
(1,528.06mm)
58.66"
(1,489.96mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1970 1965
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2012
Apr 1970–Mar 1972
24-Month
81.56"
(2,071.62mm)
80.40"
(2,042.16mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1970 1965
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2008
Apr 1969–Mar 1972
36-Month
122.01"
(3,099.05mm)
120.64"
(3,064.26mm)
1.37"
(34.79mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1970 1967
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2007
Apr 1968–Mar 1972
48-Month
161.93"
(4,113.02mm)
160.90"
(4,086.86mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1970 1967
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2008
Apr 1967–Mar 1972
60-Month
201.76"
(5,124.70mm)
201.00"
(5,105.40mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1971 1967
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/