Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, March 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1942
1-Month
4.60"
(116.84mm)
3.49"
(88.65mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1941 1910
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1936
Feb–Mar 1942
2-Month
7.25"
(184.15mm)
6.09"
(154.69mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1941 1969
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2008
Jan–Mar 1942
3-Month
9.04"
(229.62mm)
9.14"
(232.16mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1941 1969
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1936
Ties: 1966
Dec 1941–Mar 1942
4-Month
12.06"
(306.32mm)
12.24"
(310.90mm)
-0.18"
(-4.58mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1969
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1903
Nov 1941–Mar 1942
5-Month
14.59"
(370.59mm)
15.45"
(392.43mm)
-0.86"
(-21.84mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1951
Oct 1941–Mar 1942
6-Month
17.42"
(442.47mm)
18.62"
(472.95mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2008
Sep 1941–Mar 1942
7-Month
18.81"
(477.77mm)
22.18"
(563.37mm)
-3.37"
(-85.60mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Aug 1941–Mar 1942
8-Month
23.10"
(586.74mm)
26.05"
(661.67mm)
-2.95"
(-74.93mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1964
Jul 1941–Mar 1942
9-Month
28.13"
(714.50mm)
30.25"
(768.35mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Jun 1941–Mar 1942
10-Month
33.11"
(840.99mm)
34.40"
(873.76mm)
-1.29"
(-32.77mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
May 1941–Mar 1942
11-Month
35.30"
(896.62mm)
38.31"
(973.07mm)
-3.01"
(-76.45mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Apr 1941–Mar 1942
12-Month
37.35"
(948.69mm)
41.93"
(1,065.02mm)
-4.58"
(-116.33mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1940 1931
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Oct 1940–Mar 1942
18-Month
52.11"
(1,323.59mm)
60.56"
(1,538.22mm)
-8.45"
(-214.63mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Apr 1940–Mar 1942
24-Month
77.25"
(1,962.15mm)
83.86"
(2,130.04mm)
-6.61"
(-167.89mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1941 1967
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2020
Apr 1939–Mar 1942
36-Month
112.98"
(2,869.69mm)
125.85"
(3,196.59mm)
-12.87"
(-326.90mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1933 1966
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2020
Apr 1938–Mar 1942
48-Month
155.79"
(3,957.07mm)
167.87"
(4,263.90mm)
-12.08"
(-306.83mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1934 1967
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2020
Apr 1937–Mar 1942
60-Month
201.16"
(5,109.46mm)
209.74"
(5,327.40mm)
-8.58"
(-217.94mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1935 1967
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2022

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 23, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/