Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, August 1900

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1900
1-Month
2.93"
(74.42mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1899 1984
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1955
Jul–Aug 1900
2-Month
5.95"
(151.13mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
30th Driest Driest to Date 1968
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1955
Jun–Aug 1900
3-Month
8.84"
(224.54mm)
11.24"
(285.50mm)
-2.40"
(-60.96mm)
22nd Driest Driest to Date 1949
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1938
Ties: 1983
May–Aug 1900
4-Month
13.07"
(331.98mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
-1.76"
(-44.70mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1899 1964
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2006
Apr–Aug 1900
5-Month
15.11"
(383.79mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
-3.62"
(-91.95mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1899 1965
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2006
Ties: 1918
Mar–Aug 1900
6-Month
20.70"
(525.78mm)
22.66"
(575.56mm)
-1.96"
(-49.78mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1901
Feb–Aug 1900
7-Month
28.02"
(711.71mm)
25.87"
(657.10mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1899 1957
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1984
Jan–Aug 1900
8-Month
32.36"
(821.94mm)
29.51"
(749.55mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1899 1957
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1979
Dec 1899–Aug 1900
9-Month
34.21"
(868.93mm)
33.34"
(846.84mm)
0.87"
(22.09mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1899 1965
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1984
Nov 1899–Aug 1900
10-Month
36.26"
(921.00mm)
37.36"
(948.94mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1984
Oct 1899–Aug 1900
11-Month
38.58"
(979.93mm)
40.88"
(1,038.35mm)
-2.30"
(-58.42mm)
40th Driest Driest to Date 1965
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2006
Sep 1899–Aug 1900
12-Month
43.91"
(1,115.31mm)
44.66"
(1,134.36mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
45th Driest Driest to Date 1965
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2006
Mar 1899–Aug 1900
18-Month
64.70"
(1,643.38mm)
67.23"
(1,707.64mm)
-2.53"
(-64.26mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1896 1966
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1984
Sep 1898–Aug 1900
24-Month
91.87"
(2,333.50mm)
89.21"
(2,265.93mm)
2.66"
(67.57mm)
67th Driest Driest to Date 1966
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2006
Sep 1897–Aug 1900
36-Month
141.96"
(3,605.78mm)
133.85"
(3,399.79mm)
8.11"
(205.99mm)
80th Driest Driest to Date 1966
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2008
Sep 1896–Aug 1900
48-Month
192.43"
(4,887.72mm)
178.47"
(4,533.14mm)
13.96"
(354.58mm)
92nd Driest Driest to Date 1966
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2009
Sep 1895–Aug 1900
60-Month
236.79"
(6,014.47mm)
223.07"
(5,665.98mm)
13.72"
(348.49mm)
84th Driest Driest to Date 1966
38th Wettest Wettest to Date 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/