Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, December 1900

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1900
1-Month
2.72"
(69.09mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1899 1943
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1973
Nov–Dec 1900
2-Month
8.35"
(212.09mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1899 1917
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1969
Oct–Dec 1900
3-Month
12.06"
(306.32mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1899 1924
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2005
Sep–Dec 1900
4-Month
15.37"
(390.40mm)
15.13"
(384.30mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1899 1908
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2005
Aug–Dec 1900
5-Month
18.30"
(464.82mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1899 2001
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Ties: 2015
Jul–Dec 1900
6-Month
21.32"
(541.53mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1899 1965
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2018
Jun–Dec 1900
7-Month
24.21"
(614.93mm)
26.37"
(669.80mm)
-2.16"
(-54.87mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1899 1949
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Ties: 1918
May–Dec 1900
8-Month
28.44"
(722.38mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
-1.52"
(-38.60mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1899 1965
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Apr–Dec 1900
9-Month
30.48"
(774.19mm)
33.86"
(860.04mm)
-3.38"
(-85.85mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1899 1965
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Mar–Dec 1900
10-Month
36.07"
(916.18mm)
37.79"
(959.87mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1899 1965
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Feb–Dec 1900
11-Month
43.39"
(1,102.11mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
2.38"
(60.46mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1899 1965
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1972
Jan–Dec 1900
12-Month
47.73"
(1,212.34mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
3.08"
(78.23mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1899 1965
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2018
Jul 1899–Dec 1900
18-Month
65.70"
(1,668.78mm)
67.35"
(1,710.69mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
45th Driest Driest to Date 1965
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2006
Jan 1899–Dec 1900
24-Month
88.23"
(2,241.04mm)
89.27"
(2,267.46mm)
-1.04"
(-26.42mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1973
Jan 1898–Dec 1900
36-Month
142.12"
(3,609.85mm)
133.83"
(3,399.28mm)
8.29"
(210.57mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2011
Jan 1897–Dec 1900
48-Month
191.84"
(4,872.74mm)
178.43"
(4,532.12mm)
13.41"
(340.62mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1899 1966
32nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jan 1896–Dec 1900
60-Month
233.76"
(5,937.50mm)
223.12"
(5,667.25mm)
10.64"
(270.25mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1899 1966
45th Wettest Wettest to Date 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/