Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, December 1895

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1895
1-Month
3.35"
(85.09mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
50th Driest Driest to Date 1943
75th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Nov–Dec 1895
2-Month
9.35"
(237.49mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
94th Driest Driest to Date 1917
31st Wettest Wettest to Date 1969
Ties: 1963
Oct–Dec 1895
3-Month
15.46"
(392.68mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
4.11"
(104.39mm)
109th Driest Driest to Date 1924
16th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Sep–Dec 1895
4-Month
18.40"
(467.36mm)
15.13"
(384.30mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
102nd Driest Driest to Date 1908
23rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Aug–Dec 1895
5-Month
21.89"
(556.01mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
92nd Driest Driest to Date 2001
33rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jul–Dec 1895
6-Month
25.78"
(654.81mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
3.06"
(77.72mm)
90th Driest Driest to Date 1965
35th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jun–Dec 1895
7-Month
28.65"
(727.71mm)
26.37"
(669.80mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
83rd Driest Driest to Date 1949
42nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Ties: 1933
May–Dec 1895
8-Month
31.05"
(788.67mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
1.09"
(27.69mm)
72nd Driest Driest to Date 1965
53rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Apr–Dec 1895
9-Month
35.56"
(903.22mm)
33.86"
(860.04mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
79th Driest Driest to Date 1965
46th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Mar–Dec 1895
10-Month
38.31"
(973.07mm)
37.79"
(959.87mm)
0.52"
(13.20mm)
63rd Driest Driest to Date 1965
62nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Feb–Dec 1895
11-Month
39.26"
(997.20mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
43rd Driest Driest to Date 1965
82nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1972
Jan–Dec 1895
12-Month
42.85"
(1,088.39mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
48th Driest Driest to Date 1965
77th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/