Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, March 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2002
1-Month
3.31"
(84.07mm)
3.06"
(77.72mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2000 1915
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1913
Feb–Mar 2002
2-Month
5.61"
(142.49mm)
5.59"
(141.99mm)
0.02"
(0.50mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1999 1987
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2008
Ties: 1952
Jan–Mar 2002
3-Month
7.80"
(198.12mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1995 1969
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2008
Ties: 1911, 1917
Dec 2001–Mar 2002
4-Month
10.54"
(267.72mm)
11.58"
(294.13mm)
-1.04"
(-26.41mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1995 1989
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2008
Nov 2001–Mar 2002
5-Month
12.78"
(324.61mm)
15.04"
(382.02mm)
-2.26"
(-57.41mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1988 1905
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2008
Oct 2001–Mar 2002
6-Month
15.14"
(384.56mm)
18.43"
(468.12mm)
-3.29"
(-83.56mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2008
Sep 2001–Mar 2002
7-Month
19.27"
(489.46mm)
22.13"
(562.10mm)
-2.86"
(-72.64mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1978
Aug 2001–Mar 2002
8-Month
22.38"
(568.45mm)
25.82"
(655.83mm)
-3.44"
(-87.38mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1978
Jul 2001–Mar 2002
9-Month
24.78"
(629.41mm)
29.62"
(752.35mm)
-4.84"
(-122.94mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1965 1931
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1978
Jun 2001–Mar 2002
10-Month
29.07"
(738.38mm)
33.37"
(847.60mm)
-4.30"
(-109.22mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1967 1965
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1978
May 2001–Mar 2002
11-Month
32.01"
(813.05mm)
36.91"
(937.51mm)
-4.90"
(-124.46mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2007
Ties: 1914
Apr 2001–Mar 2002
12-Month
33.19"
(843.03mm)
40.20"
(1,021.08mm)
-7.01"
(-178.05mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1967 1965
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2012
Oct 2000–Mar 2002
18-Month
50.50"
(1,282.70mm)
58.66"
(1,489.96mm)
-8.16"
(-207.26mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1967 1965
119th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2012
Apr 2000–Mar 2002
24-Month
78.97"
(2,005.84mm)
80.40"
(2,042.16mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2000 1965
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2008
Apr 1999–Mar 2002
36-Month
116.10"
(2,948.94mm)
120.64"
(3,064.26mm)
-4.54"
(-115.32mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1983 1967
95th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2007
Apr 1998–Mar 2002
48-Month
156.90"
(3,985.26mm)
160.90"
(4,086.86mm)
-4.00"
(-101.60mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1983 1967
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2008
Apr 1997–Mar 2002
60-Month
198.23"
(5,035.04mm)
201.00"
(5,105.40mm)
-2.77"
(-70.36mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1983 1967
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/