Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, August 1895

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1895
1-Month
3.49"
(88.65mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
59th Driest Driest to Date 1984
67th Wettest Wettest to Date 1955
Jul–Aug 1895
2-Month
7.38"
(187.45mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
61st Driest Driest to Date 1968
65th Wettest Wettest to Date 1955
Jun–Aug 1895
3-Month
10.25"
(260.35mm)
11.24"
(285.50mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
48th Driest Driest to Date 1949
78th Wettest Wettest to Date 1938
May–Aug 1895
4-Month
12.65"
(321.31mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
-2.18"
(-55.37mm)
35th Driest Driest to Date 1964
91st Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Apr–Aug 1895
5-Month
17.16"
(435.86mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
44th Driest Driest to Date 1965
82nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Mar–Aug 1895
6-Month
19.91"
(505.71mm)
22.66"
(575.56mm)
-2.75"
(-69.85mm)
31st Driest Driest to Date 1965
95th Wettest Wettest to Date 1901
Feb–Aug 1895
7-Month
20.86"
(529.84mm)
25.87"
(657.10mm)
-5.01"
(-127.26mm)
15th Driest Driest to Date 1957
111th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Jan–Aug 1895
8-Month
24.45"
(621.03mm)
29.51"
(749.55mm)
-5.06"
(-128.52mm)
14th Driest Driest to Date 1957
112th Wettest Wettest to Date 1979

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/