Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, October 1900

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1900
1-Month
3.71"
(94.23mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1899 1924
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2005
Sep–Oct 1900
2-Month
7.02"
(178.31mm)
7.29"
(185.17mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1897 1914
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2005
Aug–Oct 1900
3-Month
9.95"
(252.73mm)
11.19"
(284.23mm)
-1.24"
(-31.50mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1899 1940
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1955
Jul–Oct 1900
4-Month
12.97"
(329.44mm)
14.87"
(377.70mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
32nd Driest Driest to Date 1968
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1955
Jun–Oct 1900
5-Month
15.86"
(402.84mm)
18.52"
(470.41mm)
-2.66"
(-67.57mm)
30th Driest Driest to Date 1957
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1938
May–Oct 1900
6-Month
20.09"
(510.29mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
-2.02"
(-51.30mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1899 1964
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1938
Apr–Oct 1900
7-Month
22.13"
(562.10mm)
26.02"
(660.91mm)
-3.89"
(-98.81mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1899 1964
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Mar–Oct 1900
8-Month
27.72"
(704.09mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
-2.23"
(-56.64mm)
36th Driest Driest to Date 1957
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2011
Feb–Oct 1900
9-Month
35.04"
(890.02mm)
33.16"
(842.26mm)
1.88"
(47.76mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1899 1957
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Jan–Oct 1900
10-Month
39.38"
(1,000.25mm)
36.80"
(934.72mm)
2.58"
(65.53mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1899 1957
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Dec 1899–Oct 1900
11-Month
41.23"
(1,047.24mm)
40.63"
(1,032.00mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1899 1957
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Nov 1899–Oct 1900
12-Month
43.28"
(1,099.31mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2011
May 1899–Oct 1900
18-Month
62.83"
(1,595.88mm)
66.71"
(1,694.43mm)
-3.88"
(-98.55mm)
31st Driest Driest to Date 1965
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2006
Nov 1898–Oct 1900
24-Month
88.95"
(2,259.33mm)
89.26"
(2,267.20mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2009
Nov 1897–Oct 1900
36-Month
145.90"
(3,705.86mm)
133.87"
(3,400.30mm)
12.03"
(305.56mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1899 1966
31st Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Nov 1896–Oct 1900
48-Month
188.76"
(4,794.50mm)
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
10.26"
(260.60mm)
79th Driest Driest to Date 1966
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2011
Nov 1895–Oct 1900
60-Month
234.76"
(5,962.90mm)
223.14"
(5,667.76mm)
11.62"
(295.14mm)
82nd Driest Driest to Date 1966
40th Wettest Wettest to Date 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/