Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, August 1903

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1903
1-Month
4.49"
(114.05mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
0.59"
(14.99mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1902 1984
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1955
Jul–Aug 1903
2-Month
8.04"
(204.22mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
0.46"
(11.69mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1902 1968
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1955
Ties: 1973
Jun–Aug 1903
3-Month
15.79"
(401.07mm)
11.24"
(285.50mm)
4.55"
(115.57mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1902 1949
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1938
May–Aug 1903
4-Month
16.56"
(420.62mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
1.73"
(43.94mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1902 1964
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2006
Apr–Aug 1903
5-Month
19.76"
(501.90mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1902 1965
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2006
Mar–Aug 1903
6-Month
26.14"
(663.96mm)
22.66"
(575.56mm)
3.48"
(88.40mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1902 1965
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1901
Feb–Aug 1903
7-Month
30.40"
(772.16mm)
25.87"
(657.10mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1902 1957
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1984
Jan–Aug 1903
8-Month
33.94"
(862.08mm)
29.51"
(749.55mm)
4.43"
(112.53mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1902 1957
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1979
Dec 1902–Aug 1903
9-Month
39.99"
(1,015.75mm)
33.34"
(846.84mm)
6.65"
(168.91mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1902 1965
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1984
Nov 1902–Aug 1903
10-Month
41.26"
(1,048.00mm)
37.36"
(948.94mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1902 1965
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1984
Oct 1902–Aug 1903
11-Month
46.27"
(1,175.26mm)
40.88"
(1,038.35mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1902 1965
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2006
Sep 1902–Aug 1903
12-Month
50.57"
(1,284.48mm)
44.66"
(1,134.36mm)
5.91"
(150.12mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1902 1965
29th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Mar 1902–Aug 1903
18-Month
73.61"
(1,869.69mm)
67.23"
(1,707.64mm)
6.38"
(162.05mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1901 1966
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1984
Sep 1901–Aug 1903
24-Month
97.38"
(2,473.45mm)
89.21"
(2,265.93mm)
8.17"
(207.52mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1902 1966
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2006
Sep 1900–Aug 1903
36-Month
146.83"
(3,729.48mm)
133.85"
(3,399.79mm)
12.98"
(329.69mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1902 1966
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2008
Sep 1899–Aug 1903
48-Month
190.74"
(4,844.80mm)
178.47"
(4,533.14mm)
12.27"
(311.66mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1902 1966
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2009
Sep 1898–Aug 1903
60-Month
238.70"
(6,062.98mm)
223.07"
(5,665.98mm)
15.63"
(397.00mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1902 1966
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/