Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, March 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1998
1-Month
3.64"
(92.46mm)
3.06"
(77.72mm)
0.58"
(14.74mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1915
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1913
Ties: 1921, 2010
Feb–Mar 1998
2-Month
6.21"
(157.73mm)
5.59"
(141.99mm)
0.62"
(15.74mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1987
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2008
Jan–Mar 1998
3-Month
11.45"
(290.83mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
2.98"
(75.69mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1969
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2008
Dec 1997–Mar 1998
4-Month
14.54"
(369.32mm)
11.58"
(294.13mm)
2.96"
(75.19mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1997 1989
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2008
Nov 1997–Mar 1998
5-Month
19.15"
(486.41mm)
15.04"
(382.02mm)
4.11"
(104.39mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1997 1905
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2008
Oct 1997–Mar 1998
6-Month
21.31"
(541.27mm)
18.43"
(468.12mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2008
Sep 1997–Mar 1998
7-Month
25.17"
(639.32mm)
22.13"
(562.10mm)
3.04"
(77.22mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1978
Aug 1997–Mar 1998
8-Month
29.27"
(743.46mm)
25.82"
(655.83mm)
3.45"
(87.63mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1978
Jul 1997–Mar 1998
9-Month
32.51"
(825.75mm)
29.62"
(752.35mm)
2.89"
(73.40mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1978
Jun 1997–Mar 1998
10-Month
35.48"
(901.19mm)
33.36"
(847.34mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1996 1965
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1978
May 1997–Mar 1998
11-Month
38.70"
(982.98mm)
36.91"
(937.51mm)
1.79"
(45.47mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1996 1965
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2007
Apr 1997–Mar 1998
12-Month
41.33"
(1,049.78mm)
40.20"
(1,021.08mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1996 1965
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2012
Oct 1996–Mar 1998
18-Month
64.17"
(1,629.92mm)
58.66"
(1,489.96mm)
5.51"
(139.96mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1996 1965
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2012
Apr 1996–Mar 1998
24-Month
92.64"
(2,353.06mm)
80.40"
(2,042.16mm)
12.24"
(310.90mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1997 1965
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2008
Apr 1995–Mar 1998
36-Month
131.45"
(3,338.83mm)
120.64"
(3,064.26mm)
10.81"
(274.57mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1967
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2007
Apr 1994–Mar 1998
48-Month
170.56"
(4,332.22mm)
160.90"
(4,086.86mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2008
Apr 1993–Mar 1998
60-Month
212.44"
(5,395.98mm)
201.00"
(5,105.40mm)
11.44"
(290.58mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 15, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/