Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, March 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1986
1-Month
2.93"
(74.42mm)
3.06"
(77.72mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1984 1915
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1913
Ties: 1917
Feb–Mar 1986
2-Month
5.58"
(141.73mm)
5.59"
(141.99mm)
-0.01"
(-0.26mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1987
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2008
Ties: 1959
Jan–Mar 1986
3-Month
8.64"
(219.46mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1985 1969
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2008
Dec 1985–Mar 1986
4-Month
11.16"
(283.46mm)
11.58"
(294.13mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1985 1989
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2008
Nov 1985–Mar 1986
5-Month
17.06"
(433.32mm)
15.04"
(382.02mm)
2.02"
(51.30mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1905
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2008
Ties: 1949
Oct 1985–Mar 1986
6-Month
20.35"
(516.89mm)
18.43"
(468.12mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2008
Sep 1985–Mar 1986
7-Month
25.25"
(641.35mm)
22.13"
(562.10mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1978
Ties: 1946
Aug 1985–Mar 1986
8-Month
28.47"
(723.14mm)
25.82"
(655.83mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1978
Ties: 1996
Jul 1985–Mar 1986
9-Month
31.47"
(799.34mm)
29.62"
(752.35mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1978
Jun 1985–Mar 1986
10-Month
35.42"
(899.67mm)
33.36"
(847.34mm)
2.06"
(52.33mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1965
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1978
May 1985–Mar 1986
11-Month
38.50"
(977.90mm)
36.91"
(937.51mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1985 1965
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2007
Ties: 1959
Apr 1985–Mar 1986
12-Month
40.46"
(1,027.68mm)
40.20"
(1,021.08mm)
0.26"
(6.60mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1983 1965
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2012
Oct 1984–Mar 1986
18-Month
56.52"
(1,435.61mm)
58.66"
(1,489.96mm)
-2.14"
(-54.35mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1983 1965
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2012
Apr 1984–Mar 1986
24-Month
82.55"
(2,096.77mm)
80.40"
(2,042.16mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1984 1965
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2008
Apr 1983–Mar 1986
36-Month
127.93"
(3,249.42mm)
120.64"
(3,064.26mm)
7.29"
(185.16mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1985 1967
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2007
Apr 1982–Mar 1986
48-Month
164.74"
(4,184.40mm)
160.90"
(4,086.86mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1984 1967
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2008
Apr 1981–Mar 1986
60-Month
206.53"
(5,245.86mm)
201.00"
(5,105.40mm)
5.53"
(140.46mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1967
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 30, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/