Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, January 1902

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1902
1-Month
2.17"
(55.12mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1901 1955
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1979
Dec 1901–Jan 1902
2-Month
10.74"
(272.80mm)
7.46"
(189.48mm)
3.28"
(83.32mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1901 1981
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Nov 1901–Jan 1902
3-Month
12.89"
(327.41mm)
11.49"
(291.85mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1901 1981
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1978
Oct 1901–Jan 1902
4-Month
16.08"
(408.43mm)
15.00"
(381.00mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1901 2002
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2006
Sep 1901–Jan 1902
5-Month
19.46"
(494.28mm)
18.79"
(477.27mm)
0.67"
(17.01mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1901 2002
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2006
Aug 1901–Jan 1902
6-Month
24.11"
(612.39mm)
22.68"
(576.07mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1901 1985
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Jul 1901–Jan 1902
7-Month
28.89"
(733.81mm)
26.34"
(669.04mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1901 1981
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Jun 1901–Jan 1902
8-Month
30.51"
(774.95mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1901 1965
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Ties: 2011
May 1901–Jan 1902
9-Month
36.95"
(938.53mm)
33.55"
(852.17mm)
3.40"
(86.36mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1901 1965
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Apr 1901–Jan 1902
10-Month
44.52"
(1,130.81mm)
37.41"
(950.21mm)
7.11"
(180.60mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1901 1966
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Mar 1901–Jan 1902
11-Month
50.78"
(1,289.81mm)
41.36"
(1,050.54mm)
9.42"
(239.27mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1901 1966
14th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Feb 1901–Jan 1902
12-Month
51.63"
(1,311.40mm)
44.61"
(1,133.09mm)
7.02"
(178.31mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1901 1966
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Aug 1900–Jan 1902
18-Month
71.84"
(1,824.74mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
4.62"
(117.35mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1901 1966
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2006
Feb 1900–Jan 1902
24-Month
96.93"
(2,462.02mm)
89.20"
(2,265.68mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1901 1966
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1974
Feb 1899–Jan 1902
36-Month
137.92"
(3,503.17mm)
133.81"
(3,398.77mm)
4.11"
(104.40mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1898 1967
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2011
Feb 1898–Jan 1902
48-Month
190.58"
(4,840.73mm)
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
12.08"
(306.83mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1901 1967
35th Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Feb 1897–Jan 1902
60-Month
241.64"
(6,137.66mm)
223.05"
(5,665.47mm)
18.59"
(472.19mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1901 1967
26th Wettest Wettest to Date 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 23, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/