Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, March 2001

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2001
1-Month
4.04"
(102.62mm)
3.49"
(88.65mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2000 1910
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1936
Feb–Mar 2001
2-Month
5.59"
(141.99mm)
6.09"
(154.69mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1999 1969
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2008
Ties: 1966
Jan–Mar 2001
3-Month
7.47"
(189.74mm)
9.14"
(232.16mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1995 1969
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1936
Dec 2000–Mar 2001
4-Month
10.41"
(264.41mm)
12.24"
(310.90mm)
-1.83"
(-46.49mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1995 1969
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1903
Nov 2000–Mar 2001
5-Month
12.53"
(318.26mm)
15.45"
(392.43mm)
-2.92"
(-74.17mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1990 1931
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1951
Oct 2000–Mar 2001
6-Month
14.90"
(378.46mm)
18.62"
(472.95mm)
-3.72"
(-94.49mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2008
Sep 2000–Mar 2001
7-Month
18.84"
(478.54mm)
22.18"
(563.37mm)
-3.34"
(-84.83mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Aug 2000–Mar 2001
8-Month
22.49"
(571.25mm)
26.05"
(661.67mm)
-3.56"
(-90.42mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1999 1931
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Jul 2000–Mar 2001
9-Month
25.83"
(656.08mm)
30.25"
(768.35mm)
-4.42"
(-112.27mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1999 1931
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Jun 2000–Mar 2001
10-Month
31.13"
(790.70mm)
34.40"
(873.76mm)
-3.27"
(-83.06mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1999 1931
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
May 2000–Mar 2001
11-Month
35.67"
(906.02mm)
38.31"
(973.07mm)
-2.64"
(-67.05mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 2000 1931
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Apr 2000–Mar 2001
12-Month
40.15"
(1,019.81mm)
41.93"
(1,065.02mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2000 1931
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Oct 1999–Mar 2001
18-Month
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
60.56"
(1,538.22mm)
-3.62"
(-91.94mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2000 1931
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Apr 1999–Mar 2001
24-Month
78.77"
(2,000.76mm)
83.86"
(2,130.04mm)
-5.09"
(-129.28mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2000 1967
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2020
Apr 1998–Mar 2001
36-Month
118.74"
(3,016.00mm)
125.85"
(3,196.59mm)
-7.11"
(-180.59mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1983 1966
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2020
Apr 1997–Mar 2001
48-Month
160.61"
(4,079.49mm)
167.87"
(4,263.90mm)
-7.26"
(-184.41mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1983 1967
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2020
Apr 1996–Mar 2001
60-Month
213.68"
(5,427.47mm)
209.74"
(5,327.40mm)
3.94"
(100.07mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2022

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/