Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, December 1901

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1901
1-Month
8.57"
(217.68mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
4.73"
(120.14mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1900 1943
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Nov–Dec 1901
2-Month
10.72"
(272.29mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1900 1917
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1969
Oct–Dec 1901
3-Month
13.91"
(353.31mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
2.56"
(65.02mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1900 1924
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2005
Sep–Dec 1901
4-Month
17.29"
(439.17mm)
15.13"
(384.30mm)
2.16"
(54.87mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1900 1908
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2005
Aug–Dec 1901
5-Month
21.94"
(557.28mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
2.90"
(73.66mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1900 2001
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Ties: 1995
Jul–Dec 1901
6-Month
26.72"
(678.69mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1900 1965
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2018
Jun–Dec 1901
7-Month
28.34"
(719.84mm)
26.37"
(669.80mm)
1.97"
(50.04mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1900 1949
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
May–Dec 1901
8-Month
34.78"
(883.41mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1900 1965
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Apr–Dec 1901
9-Month
42.35"
(1,075.69mm)
33.86"
(860.04mm)
8.49"
(215.65mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1900 1965
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Mar–Dec 1901
10-Month
48.61"
(1,234.69mm)
37.79"
(959.87mm)
10.82"
(274.82mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1900 1965
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Feb–Dec 1901
11-Month
49.46"
(1,256.28mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
8.45"
(214.63mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1900 1965
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 1972
Jan–Dec 1901
12-Month
51.37"
(1,304.80mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
6.72"
(170.69mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1900 1965
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2018
Jul 1900–Dec 1901
18-Month
72.69"
(1,846.33mm)
67.35"
(1,710.69mm)
5.34"
(135.64mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1900 1965
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2006
Jan 1900–Dec 1901
24-Month
99.10"
(2,517.14mm)
89.27"
(2,267.46mm)
9.83"
(249.68mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1900 1965
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1973
Jan 1899–Dec 1901
36-Month
139.60"
(3,545.84mm)
133.83"
(3,399.28mm)
5.77"
(146.56mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2011
Jan 1898–Dec 1901
48-Month
193.49"
(4,914.65mm)
178.43"
(4,532.12mm)
15.06"
(382.53mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1900 1966
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jan 1897–Dec 1901
60-Month
243.21"
(6,177.53mm)
223.12"
(5,667.25mm)
20.09"
(510.28mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1900 1966
20th 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 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/