Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, December 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1896
1-Month
1.93"
(49.02mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
-1.91"
(-48.52mm)
13th Driest Driest to Date 1943
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1973
Nov–Dec 1896
2-Month
5.27"
(133.86mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
-2.58"
(-65.53mm)
19th Driest Driest to Date 1917
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1969
Oct–Dec 1896
3-Month
8.83"
(224.28mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
-2.52"
(-64.01mm)
24th Driest Driest to Date 1924
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2005
Ties: 1982
Sep–Dec 1896
4-Month
15.96"
(405.38mm)
15.13"
(384.30mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
67th Driest Driest to Date 1908
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2005
Aug–Dec 1896
5-Month
18.95"
(481.33mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
65th Driest Driest to Date 2001
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2011
Jul–Dec 1896
6-Month
22.44"
(569.98mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
61st Driest Driest to Date 1965
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2018
Jun–Dec 1896
7-Month
25.08"
(637.03mm)
26.37"
(669.80mm)
-1.29"
(-32.77mm)
49th Driest Driest to Date 1949
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2011
May–Dec 1896
8-Month
27.58"
(700.53mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
-2.38"
(-60.45mm)
38th Driest Driest to Date 1965
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2011
Apr–Dec 1896
9-Month
28.84"
(732.54mm)
33.86"
(860.04mm)
-5.02"
(-127.50mm)
20th Driest Driest to Date 1965
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2011
Mar–Dec 1896
10-Month
35.07"
(890.78mm)
37.79"
(959.87mm)
-2.72"
(-69.09mm)
38th Driest Driest to Date 1965
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2011
Feb–Dec 1896
11-Month
40.09"
(1,018.29mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
-0.92"
(-23.36mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1895 1965
74th Wettest Wettest to Date 1972
Ties: 1928
Jan–Dec 1896
12-Month
41.92"
(1,064.77mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
-2.73"
(-69.34mm)
40th Driest Driest to Date 1965
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2018
Jul 1895–Dec 1896
18-Month
67.70"
(1,719.58mm)
67.35"
(1,710.69mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
56th Driest Driest to Date 1965
68th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Jan 1895–Dec 1896
24-Month
84.77"
(2,153.16mm)
89.27"
(2,267.46mm)
-4.50"
(-114.30mm)
38th Driest Driest to Date 1965
86th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/