Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, August 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1896
1-Month
2.99"
(75.95mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
-0.91"
(-23.11mm)
42nd Driest Driest to Date 1984
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1955
Jul–Aug 1896
2-Month
6.48"
(164.59mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
43rd Driest Driest to Date 1968
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1955
Jun–Aug 1896
3-Month
9.12"
(231.65mm)
11.24"
(285.50mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
27th Driest Driest to Date 1949
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1938
May–Aug 1896
4-Month
11.62"
(295.15mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
-3.21"
(-81.53mm)
22nd Driest Driest to Date 1964
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2006
Apr–Aug 1896
5-Month
12.88"
(327.15mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
-5.85"
(-148.59mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 1965
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2006
Mar–Aug 1896
6-Month
19.11"
(485.39mm)
22.66"
(575.56mm)
-3.55"
(-90.17mm)
22nd Driest Driest to Date 1965
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1901
Feb–Aug 1896
7-Month
24.13"
(612.90mm)
25.87"
(657.10mm)
-1.74"
(-44.20mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1895 1957
89th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Jan–Aug 1896
8-Month
25.96"
(659.38mm)
29.51"
(749.55mm)
-3.55"
(-90.17mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1895 1957
102nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Dec 1895–Aug 1896
9-Month
29.31"
(744.47mm)
33.34"
(846.84mm)
-4.03"
(-102.37mm)
21st Driest Driest to Date 1965
104th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Nov 1895–Aug 1896
10-Month
35.31"
(896.87mm)
37.36"
(948.94mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
43rd Driest Driest to Date 1965
82nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Oct 1895–Aug 1896
11-Month
41.42"
(1,052.07mm)
40.88"
(1,038.35mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
58th Driest Driest to Date 1965
67th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Sep 1895–Aug 1896
12-Month
44.36"
(1,126.74mm)
44.66"
(1,134.36mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
49th Driest Driest to Date 1965
76th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Mar 1895–Aug 1896
18-Month
64.27"
(1,632.46mm)
67.23"
(1,707.64mm)
-2.96"
(-75.18mm)
37th Driest Driest to Date 1966
88th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 11, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/