Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, October 1902

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1902
1-Month
5.01"
(127.25mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
1.51"
(38.35mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1901 1924
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2005
Sep–Oct 1902
2-Month
9.31"
(236.47mm)
7.29"
(185.17mm)
2.02"
(51.30mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1901 1914
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2005
Aug–Oct 1902
3-Month
12.91"
(327.91mm)
11.19"
(284.23mm)
1.72"
(43.68mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1901 1940
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1955
Jul–Oct 1902
4-Month
17.10"
(434.34mm)
14.87"
(377.70mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1901 1968
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1955
Jun–Oct 1902
5-Month
20.65"
(524.51mm)
18.52"
(470.41mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1901 1957
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1938
May–Oct 1902
6-Month
22.62"
(574.55mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
0.51"
(12.96mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1900 1964
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1938
Apr–Oct 1902
7-Month
26.54"
(674.12mm)
26.02"
(660.91mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1900 1964
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2011
Mar–Oct 1902
8-Month
32.35"
(821.69mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1900 1957
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2011
Feb–Oct 1902
9-Month
36.66"
(931.16mm)
33.16"
(842.26mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1900 1957
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2011
Jan–Oct 1902
10-Month
38.83"
(986.28mm)
36.80"
(934.72mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1899 1957
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2011
Dec 1901–Oct 1902
11-Month
47.40"
(1,203.96mm)
40.63"
(1,032.00mm)
6.77"
(171.96mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1901 1957
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Ties: 1983
Nov 1901–Oct 1902
12-Month
49.55"
(1,258.57mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
4.90"
(124.46mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1901 1965
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
May 1901–Oct 1902
18-Month
73.61"
(1,869.69mm)
66.71"
(1,694.43mm)
6.90"
(175.26mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1901 1965
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2006
Nov 1900–Oct 1902
24-Month
98.55"
(2,503.17mm)
89.26"
(2,267.20mm)
9.29"
(235.97mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1901 1966
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2009
Nov 1899–Oct 1902
36-Month
141.83"
(3,602.48mm)
133.87"
(3,400.30mm)
7.96"
(202.18mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1901 1966
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2011
Nov 1898–Oct 1902
48-Month
187.50"
(4,762.50mm)
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
9.00"
(228.60mm)
76th Driest Driest to Date 1966
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2011
Nov 1897–Oct 1902
60-Month
244.45"
(6,209.03mm)
223.14"
(5,667.76mm)
21.31"
(541.27mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1901 1966
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on August 2, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/