Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Precipitation Rankings, March 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2003
1-Month
2.81"
(71.37mm)
3.06"
(77.72mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1996 1915
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1913
Ties: 2009
Feb–Mar 2003
2-Month
5.33"
(135.38mm)
5.59"
(141.99mm)
-0.26"
(-6.61mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1999 1987
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2008
Jan–Mar 2003
3-Month
7.84"
(199.14mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2002 1969
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2008
Ties: 1921
Dec 2002–Mar 2003
4-Month
11.38"
(289.05mm)
11.58"
(294.13mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2002 1989
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2008
Nov 2002–Mar 2003
5-Month
15.22"
(386.59mm)
15.04"
(382.02mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2002 1905
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2008
Oct 2002–Mar 2003
6-Month
19.53"
(496.06mm)
18.43"
(468.12mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2008
Sep 2002–Mar 2003
7-Month
24.13"
(612.90mm)
22.13"
(562.10mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1978
Aug 2002–Mar 2003
8-Month
26.76"
(679.70mm)
25.82"
(655.83mm)
0.94"
(23.87mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1978
Jul 2002–Mar 2003
9-Month
28.76"
(730.50mm)
29.62"
(752.35mm)
-0.86"
(-21.85mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1978
Jun 2002–Mar 2003
10-Month
34.20"
(868.68mm)
33.36"
(847.34mm)
0.84"
(21.34mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1978
May 2002–Mar 2003
11-Month
39.54"
(1,004.32mm)
36.91"
(937.51mm)
2.63"
(66.81mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2007
Apr 2002–Mar 2003
12-Month
43.60"
(1,107.44mm)
40.20"
(1,021.08mm)
3.40"
(86.36mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2012
Oct 2001–Mar 2003
18-Month
58.74"
(1,492.00mm)
58.66"
(1,489.96mm)
0.08"
(2.04mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2012
Apr 2001–Mar 2003
24-Month
76.79"
(1,950.47mm)
80.40"
(2,042.16mm)
-3.61"
(-91.69mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1989 1965
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2008
Apr 2000–Mar 2003
36-Month
122.57"
(3,113.28mm)
120.64"
(3,064.26mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2002 1967
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2007
Apr 1999–Mar 2003
48-Month
159.70"
(4,056.38mm)
160.90"
(4,086.86mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2002 1967
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2008
Apr 1998–Mar 2003
60-Month
200.50"
(5,092.70mm)
201.00"
(5,105.40mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2002 1967
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 7, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/