Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, May 1908

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1908
1-Month
4.63"
(117.60mm)
3.59"
(91.19mm)
1.04"
(26.41mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1907 1903
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 1984
Apr–May 1908
2-Month
6.73"
(170.94mm)
7.49"
(190.25mm)
-0.76"
(-19.31mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1907 1899
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1906 1901
Mar–May 1908
3-Month
9.92"
(251.97mm)
11.42"
(290.07mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1907 1915
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 1983
Ties: 1999
Feb–May 1908
4-Month
14.03"
(356.36mm)
14.64"
(371.86mm)
-0.61"
(-15.50mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1907 1941
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 1983
Jan–May 1908
5-Month
17.13"
(435.10mm)
18.28"
(464.31mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1907 1941
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 1983
Ties: 1970
Dec 1907–May 1908
6-Month
21.74"
(552.20mm)
22.10"
(561.34mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1907 1941
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 1984
Nov 1907–May 1908
7-Month
27.34"
(694.44mm)
26.13"
(663.70mm)
1.21"
(30.74mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1907 1905
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1984
Oct 1907–May 1908
8-Month
31.77"
(806.96mm)
29.64"
(752.86mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1907 1905
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1984
Sep 1907–May 1908
9-Month
40.61"
(1,031.49mm)
33.42"
(848.87mm)
7.19"
(182.62mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1907 1965
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Aug 1907–May 1908
10-Month
42.06"
(1,068.32mm)
37.32"
(947.93mm)
4.74"
(120.39mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1907 1985
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Jul 1907–May 1908
11-Month
44.74"
(1,136.40mm)
40.98"
(1,040.89mm)
3.76"
(95.51mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1907 1965
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2019
Jun 1907–May 1908
12-Month
47.86"
(1,215.64mm)
44.60"
(1,132.84mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1907 1965
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Dec 1906–May 1908
18-Month
65.86"
(1,672.84mm)
66.72"
(1,694.69mm)
-0.86"
(-21.85mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1907 1966
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1984
Jun 1906–May 1908
24-Month
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
89.18"
(2,265.17mm)
-2.40"
(-60.96mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1907 1966
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1984
Jun 1905–May 1908
36-Month
133.24"
(3,384.30mm)
133.81"
(3,398.77mm)
-0.57"
(-14.47mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1907 1966
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2007
Jun 1904–May 1908
48-Month
167.91"
(4,264.91mm)
178.51"
(4,534.15mm)
-10.60"
(-269.24mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1907 1966
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2010
Jun 1903–May 1908
60-Month
214.84"
(5,456.94mm)
223.07"
(5,665.98mm)
-8.23"
(-209.04mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1907 1966
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/