Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, March 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1981
1-Month
1.13"
(28.70mm)
3.06"
(77.72mm)
-1.93"
(-49.02mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1924 1915
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1913
Feb–Mar 1981
2-Month
5.82"
(147.83mm)
5.59"
(141.99mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1980 1987
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2008
Ties: 1980
Jan–Mar 1981
3-Month
6.70"
(170.18mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1970 1969
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2008
Dec 1980–Mar 1981
4-Month
8.86"
(225.04mm)
11.58"
(294.13mm)
-2.72"
(-69.09mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1946 1989
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2008
Nov 1980–Mar 1981
5-Month
12.15"
(308.61mm)
15.04"
(382.02mm)
-2.89"
(-73.41mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1961 1905
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2008
Oct 1980–Mar 1981
6-Month
15.96"
(405.38mm)
18.43"
(468.12mm)
-2.47"
(-62.74mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2008
Sep 1980–Mar 1981
7-Month
19.57"
(497.08mm)
22.13"
(562.10mm)
-2.56"
(-65.02mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1978
Aug 1980–Mar 1981
8-Month
22.51"
(571.75mm)
25.82"
(655.83mm)
-3.31"
(-84.08mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1978
Jul 1980–Mar 1981
9-Month
26.13"
(663.70mm)
29.62"
(752.35mm)
-3.49"
(-88.65mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1978
Jun 1980–Mar 1981
10-Month
30.42"
(772.67mm)
33.36"
(847.34mm)
-2.94"
(-74.67mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1967 1965
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1978
May 1980–Mar 1981
11-Month
31.82"
(808.23mm)
36.91"
(937.51mm)
-5.09"
(-129.28mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1967 1965
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2007
Apr 1980–Mar 1981
12-Month
35.88"
(911.35mm)
40.20"
(1,021.08mm)
-4.32"
(-109.73mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1967 1965
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1957, 1961
Oct 1979–Mar 1981
18-Month
52.97"
(1,345.44mm)
58.66"
(1,489.96mm)
-5.69"
(-144.52mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1967 1965
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2012
Apr 1979–Mar 1981
24-Month
75.64"
(1,921.26mm)
80.40"
(2,042.16mm)
-4.76"
(-120.90mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1968 1965
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2008
Apr 1978–Mar 1981
36-Month
115.52"
(2,934.21mm)
120.64"
(3,064.26mm)
-5.12"
(-130.05mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1969 1967
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2007
Apr 1977–Mar 1981
48-Month
166.35"
(4,225.29mm)
160.90"
(4,086.86mm)
5.45"
(138.43mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2008
Apr 1976–Mar 1981
60-Month
212.25"
(5,391.15mm)
201.00"
(5,105.40mm)
11.25"
(285.75mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1973 1967
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/