Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, December 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1898
1-Month
2.63"
(66.80mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
-1.21"
(-30.74mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1896 1943
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1973
Nov–Dec 1898
2-Month
9.07"
(230.38mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1896 1917
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1969
Oct–Dec 1898
3-Month
16.13"
(409.70mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
4.78"
(121.41mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1897 1924
12th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Sep–Dec 1898
4-Month
19.01"
(482.85mm)
15.13"
(384.30mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1897 1908
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Aug–Dec 1898
5-Month
25.88"
(657.35mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
6.84"
(173.73mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1897 2001
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jul–Dec 1898
6-Month
30.07"
(763.78mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
7.35"
(186.69mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jun–Dec 1898
7-Month
32.86"
(834.64mm)
26.37"
(669.80mm)
6.49"
(164.84mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1897 1949
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
May–Dec 1898
8-Month
37.37"
(949.20mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
7.41"
(188.22mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Apr–Dec 1898
9-Month
42.18"
(1,071.37mm)
33.86"
(860.04mm)
8.32"
(211.33mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Mar–Dec 1898
10-Month
44.30"
(1,125.22mm)
37.79"
(959.87mm)
6.51"
(165.35mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Feb–Dec 1898
11-Month
48.81"
(1,239.77mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
7.80"
(198.12mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 1972
Jan–Dec 1898
12-Month
53.89"
(1,368.81mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
9.24"
(234.70mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
12th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jul 1897–Dec 1898
18-Month
81.60"
(2,072.64mm)
67.35"
(1,710.69mm)
14.25"
(361.95mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Jan 1897–Dec 1898
24-Month
103.61"
(2,631.69mm)
89.27"
(2,267.46mm)
14.34"
(364.23mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
12th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Jan 1896–Dec 1898
36-Month
145.53"
(3,696.46mm)
133.83"
(3,399.28mm)
11.70"
(297.18mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
28th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jan 1895–Dec 1898
48-Month
188.38"
(4,784.85mm)
178.43"
(4,532.12mm)
9.95"
(252.73mm)
83rd Driest Driest to Date 1966
39th 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 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/