Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, October 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1898
1-Month
7.06"
(179.32mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
3.56"
(90.42mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1897 1924
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Sep–Oct 1898
2-Month
9.94"
(252.48mm)
7.29"
(185.17mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1914
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2005
Aug–Oct 1898
3-Month
16.81"
(426.97mm)
11.19"
(284.23mm)
5.62"
(142.74mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1897 1940
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 1955
Jul–Oct 1898
4-Month
21.00"
(533.40mm)
14.87"
(377.70mm)
6.13"
(155.70mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1897 1968
12th Wettest Wettest to Date 1955
Jun–Oct 1898
5-Month
23.79"
(604.27mm)
18.52"
(470.41mm)
5.27"
(133.86mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1897 1957
14th Wettest Wettest to Date 1938
May–Oct 1898
6-Month
28.30"
(718.82mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
6.19"
(157.23mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1897 1964
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 1938
Apr–Oct 1898
7-Month
33.11"
(840.99mm)
26.02"
(660.91mm)
7.09"
(180.08mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1897 1964
12th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Mar–Oct 1898
8-Month
35.23"
(894.84mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1957
25th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Feb–Oct 1898
9-Month
39.74"
(1,009.40mm)
33.16"
(842.26mm)
6.58"
(167.14mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1897 1957
20th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jan–Oct 1898
10-Month
44.82"
(1,138.43mm)
36.80"
(934.72mm)
8.02"
(203.71mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1897 1957
14th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Dec 1897–Oct 1898
11-Month
50.22"
(1,275.59mm)
40.63"
(1,032.00mm)
9.59"
(243.59mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1897 1957
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Nov 1897–Oct 1898
12-Month
56.95"
(1,446.53mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
12.30"
(312.42mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
May 1897–Oct 1898
18-Month
81.67"
(2,074.42mm)
66.71"
(1,694.43mm)
14.96"
(379.99mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Nov 1896–Oct 1898
24-Month
99.81"
(2,535.17mm)
89.26"
(2,267.20mm)
10.55"
(267.97mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
26th Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Nov 1895–Oct 1898
36-Month
145.81"
(3,703.57mm)
133.87"
(3,400.30mm)
11.94"
(303.27mm)
92nd Driest Driest to Date 1966
32nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on July 29, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/