Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, March 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1973
1-Month
2.92"
(74.17mm)
3.06"
(77.72mm)
-0.14"
(-3.55mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1970 1915
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1913
Ties: 1959
Feb–Mar 1973
2-Month
5.11"
(129.79mm)
5.59"
(141.99mm)
-0.48"
(-12.20mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1970 1987
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2008
Jan–Mar 1973
3-Month
7.87"
(199.90mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1970 1969
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2008
Ties: 1933
Dec 1972–Mar 1973
4-Month
12.75"
(323.85mm)
11.58"
(294.13mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1970 1989
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2008
Nov 1972–Mar 1973
5-Month
19.00"
(482.60mm)
15.04"
(382.02mm)
3.96"
(100.58mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1972 1905
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2008
Oct 1972–Mar 1973
6-Month
22.57"
(573.28mm)
18.43"
(468.12mm)
4.14"
(105.16mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2008
Sep 1972–Mar 1973
7-Month
25.18"
(639.57mm)
22.13"
(562.10mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1978
Aug 1972–Mar 1973
8-Month
28.53"
(724.66mm)
25.82"
(655.83mm)
2.71"
(68.83mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1978
Jul 1972–Mar 1973
9-Month
32.40"
(822.96mm)
29.62"
(752.35mm)
2.78"
(70.61mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1978
Jun 1972–Mar 1973
10-Month
40.98"
(1,040.89mm)
33.37"
(847.60mm)
7.61"
(193.29mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1972 1965
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
May 1972–Mar 1973
11-Month
45.89"
(1,165.61mm)
36.91"
(937.51mm)
8.98"
(228.10mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1972 1965
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2007
Apr 1972–Mar 1973
12-Month
48.81"
(1,239.77mm)
40.20"
(1,021.08mm)
8.61"
(218.69mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1972 1965
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Oct 1971–Mar 1973
18-Month
67.46"
(1,713.48mm)
58.66"
(1,489.96mm)
8.80"
(223.52mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1972 1965
13th Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Apr 1971–Mar 1973
24-Month
87.78"
(2,229.61mm)
80.40"
(2,042.16mm)
7.38"
(187.45mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1972 1965
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2008
Apr 1970–Mar 1973
36-Month
130.37"
(3,311.40mm)
120.64"
(3,064.26mm)
9.73"
(247.14mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2007
Apr 1969–Mar 1973
48-Month
170.82"
(4,338.83mm)
160.90"
(4,086.86mm)
9.92"
(251.97mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2008
Apr 1968–Mar 1973
60-Month
210.74"
(5,352.80mm)
201.00"
(5,105.40mm)
9.74"
(247.40mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/