Average Precipitation for New York in March

Share |

The tables below give monthly averages for rainfall plus snowfall during March at cities, towns and parks in New York state.

Each place has a total for the amount of precipitation it usually receives this month along with information on the number of days with wet weather. That includes the days when precipitation amounts to 0.01 inches (0.25 millimetres) or more.

The precipitation totals are averages based on weather data collected from 1981 to 2010 for the NOAA National Climatic Data Center.

You can jump to a separate table for each region of the state: Downstate New York, Hudson Valley & Catskills, Adirondacks & Seaway, Finger Lakes & Central New York State and Western New York State.

Downstate New York

Average monthly precipitation in March
Days Place Inches Millimetres
10 Bridgehampton, Long Island 5.1 129
10 Brookhaven, Long Island 5.0 127
11 New York City, Brooklyn 4.2 105
11 New York City, Central Park 4.4 111
11 New York JFK Airport 3.8   96
11 New York La Guardia Airport 4.0 101
10 White Plains 4.5 115

Hudson Valley & Catskills

March averages for total rainfall plus snowfall
Days Place Inches Millimetres
12 Albany 3.2   82
11 Poughkeepsie 3.6   91
10 Saratoga Springs 3.4   87
13 Slide Mountain (2650 feet) 5.3 134

Adirondacks & Seaway

Average amount of rain and snow in March
Days Place Inches Millimetres
11 Glens Falls 2.9   75
13 Lake Placid 2.7   68
12 Massena 2.1   53
14 Old Forge 3.3   85
14 Tupper Lake 3.0   76
13 Watertown 2.7   68

Finger Lakes & Central New York State

Precipitation totals for March
Days Place Inches Millimetres
15 Binghamton 3.0   76
11 Elmira 2.7   69
14 Ithaca 2.6   67
16 Syracuse 3.0   75
15 Utica 3.2   81

Western New York State

Total precipitation during March
Days Place Inches Millimetres
13 Allegany State Park 2.9   73
15 Buffalo 2.9   73
14 Jamestown 3.0   75
14 Niagara Falls 2.4   61
15 Rochester 2.5   64
Reference

National Climatic Data Center. NOAA's 1981-2010 Climate Normals.

Share |

Average Weather

New York Precipitation

AMERICAN WEATHER

Major USA Cities

States

Extreme USA Weather