Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, March 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1997
1-Month
3.91"
(99.31mm)
3.06"
(77.72mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1996 1915
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1913
Ties: 1964, 1991
Feb–Mar 1997
2-Month
6.43"
(163.32mm)
5.59"
(141.99mm)
0.84"
(21.33mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1996 1987
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2008
Jan–Mar 1997
3-Month
9.13"
(231.90mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1996 1969
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2008
Dec 1996–Mar 1997
4-Month
14.02"
(356.11mm)
11.58"
(294.13mm)
2.44"
(61.98mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1996 1989
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2008
Nov 1996–Mar 1997
5-Month
18.72"
(475.49mm)
15.04"
(382.02mm)
3.68"
(93.47mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1996 1905
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2008
Oct 1996–Mar 1997
6-Month
22.84"
(580.14mm)
18.43"
(468.12mm)
4.41"
(112.02mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2008
Ties: 1996
Sep 1996–Mar 1997
7-Month
28.09"
(713.49mm)
22.13"
(562.10mm)
5.96"
(151.39mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1978
Aug 1996–Mar 1997
8-Month
30.78"
(781.81mm)
25.82"
(655.83mm)
4.96"
(125.98mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1978
Jul 1996–Mar 1997
9-Month
36.32"
(922.53mm)
29.62"
(752.35mm)
6.70"
(170.18mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1978
Jun 1996–Mar 1997
10-Month
41.13"
(1,044.70mm)
33.36"
(847.34mm)
7.77"
(197.36mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1996 1965
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1978
May 1996–Mar 1997
11-Month
46.05"
(1,169.67mm)
36.91"
(937.51mm)
9.14"
(232.16mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1965
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2007
Apr 1996–Mar 1997
12-Month
51.31"
(1,303.27mm)
40.20"
(1,021.08mm)
11.11"
(282.19mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1965
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Oct 1995–Mar 1997
18-Month
74.15"
(1,883.41mm)
58.66"
(1,489.96mm)
15.49"
(393.45mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1996 1965
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Apr 1995–Mar 1997
24-Month
90.12"
(2,289.05mm)
80.40"
(2,042.16mm)
9.72"
(246.89mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1996 1965
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2008
Apr 1994–Mar 1997
36-Month
129.23"
(3,282.44mm)
120.64"
(3,064.26mm)
8.59"
(218.18mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2007
Apr 1993–Mar 1997
48-Month
171.11"
(4,346.19mm)
160.90"
(4,086.86mm)
10.21"
(259.33mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2008
Apr 1992–Mar 1997
60-Month
216.00"
(5,486.40mm)
201.00"
(5,105.40mm)
15.00"
(381.00mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/