Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, May 1902

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1902
1-Month
1.97"
(50.04mm)
3.59"
(91.19mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1899 1903
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1984
Ties: 1915
Apr–May 1902
2-Month
5.89"
(149.61mm)
7.49"
(190.25mm)
-1.60"
(-40.64mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1899 1899
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1901
Mar–May 1902
3-Month
11.70"
(297.18mm)
11.42"
(290.07mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1899 1915
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1983
Feb–May 1902
4-Month
16.01"
(406.65mm)
14.64"
(371.86mm)
1.37"
(34.79mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1899 1941
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1983
Jan–May 1902
5-Month
18.18"
(461.77mm)
18.28"
(464.31mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1897 1941
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1983
Dec 1901–May 1902
6-Month
26.75"
(679.45mm)
22.10"
(561.34mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1901 1941
13th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Nov 1901–May 1902
7-Month
28.90"
(734.06mm)
26.13"
(663.70mm)
2.77"
(70.36mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1900 1905
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1984
Oct 1901–May 1902
8-Month
32.09"
(815.09mm)
29.64"
(752.86mm)
2.45"
(62.23mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1900 1905
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1984
Sep 1901–May 1902
9-Month
35.47"
(900.94mm)
33.42"
(848.87mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1900 1965
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1984
Aug 1901–May 1902
10-Month
40.12"
(1,019.05mm)
37.32"
(947.93mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1900 1985
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2019
Jul 1901–May 1902
11-Month
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
40.98"
(1,040.89mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1901 1965
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Jun 1901–May 1902
12-Month
46.52"
(1,181.61mm)
44.60"
(1,132.84mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1900 1965
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2019
Dec 1900–May 1902
18-Month
72.27"
(1,835.66mm)
66.72"
(1,694.69mm)
5.55"
(140.97mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1900 1966
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1984
Jun 1900–May 1902
24-Month
93.76"
(2,381.50mm)
89.18"
(2,265.17mm)
4.58"
(116.33mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1901 1966
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1984
Jun 1899–May 1902
36-Month
139.21"
(3,535.93mm)
133.81"
(3,398.77mm)
5.40"
(137.16mm)
72nd Driest Driest to Date 1966
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2007
Jun 1898–May 1902
48-Month
190.64"
(4,842.26mm)
178.51"
(4,534.15mm)
12.13"
(308.11mm)
85th Driest Driest to Date 1966
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2010
Jun 1897–May 1902
60-Month
244.09"
(6,199.89mm)
223.07"
(5,665.98mm)
21.02"
(533.91mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1901 1966
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/