Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, December 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1897
1-Month
5.40"
(137.16mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
1.56"
(39.62mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1943
22nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Nov–Dec 1897
2-Month
12.13"
(308.10mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1896 1917
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 1969
Oct–Dec 1897
3-Month
13.08"
(332.23mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
1.73"
(43.94mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1896 1924
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2005
Sep–Dec 1897
4-Month
15.21"
(386.33mm)
15.13"
(384.30mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
60th Driest Driest to Date 1908
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2005
Aug–Dec 1897
5-Month
19.32"
(490.73mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1896 2001
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2011
Jul–Dec 1897
6-Month
27.71"
(703.83mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
4.99"
(126.74mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
18th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jun–Dec 1897
7-Month
32.42"
(823.47mm)
26.37"
(669.80mm)
6.05"
(153.67mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1896 1949
18th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
May–Dec 1897
8-Month
36.85"
(935.99mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
6.89"
(175.01mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Apr–Dec 1897
9-Month
39.88"
(1,012.95mm)
33.86"
(860.04mm)
6.02"
(152.91mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
24th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Mar–Dec 1897
10-Month
43.45"
(1,103.63mm)
37.79"
(959.87mm)
5.66"
(143.76mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
23rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Feb–Dec 1897
11-Month
45.98"
(1,167.89mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
4.97"
(126.24mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
31st Wettest Wettest to Date 1972
Ties: 1951
Jan–Dec 1897
12-Month
49.72"
(1,262.89mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
5.07"
(128.78mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
30th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jul 1896–Dec 1897
18-Month
72.16"
(1,832.86mm)
67.35"
(1,710.69mm)
4.81"
(122.17mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
41st Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Jan 1896–Dec 1897
24-Month
91.64"
(2,327.66mm)
89.27"
(2,267.46mm)
2.37"
(60.20mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
53rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Jan 1895–Dec 1897
36-Month
134.49"
(3,416.05mm)
133.83"
(3,399.28mm)
0.66"
(16.77mm)
58th Driest Driest to Date 1966
65th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/