Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, August 1916

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1916
1-Month
2.56"
(65.02mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
-1.34"
(-34.04mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1907 1984
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1955
Jul–Aug 1916
2-Month
8.59"
(218.19mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
1.01"
(25.66mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1914 1968
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1955
Jun–Aug 1916
3-Month
13.93"
(353.82mm)
11.24"
(285.50mm)
2.69"
(68.32mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1914 1949
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1938
May–Aug 1916
4-Month
17.37"
(441.20mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
2.54"
(64.52mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1914 1964
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2006
Apr–Aug 1916
5-Month
21.43"
(544.32mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1915 1965
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2006
Mar–Aug 1916
6-Month
25.00"
(635.00mm)
22.66"
(575.56mm)
2.34"
(59.44mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1915 1965
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1906 1901
Feb–Aug 1916
7-Month
29.75"
(755.65mm)
25.87"
(657.10mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1915 1957
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1984
Jan–Aug 1916
8-Month
31.49"
(799.85mm)
29.51"
(749.55mm)
1.98"
(50.30mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1914 1957
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1979
Dec 1915–Aug 1916
9-Month
36.79"
(934.47mm)
33.34"
(846.84mm)
3.45"
(87.63mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1915 1965
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1984
Nov 1915–Aug 1916
10-Month
39.43"
(1,001.52mm)
37.36"
(948.94mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1915 1965
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1984
Oct 1915–Aug 1916
11-Month
42.36"
(1,075.94mm)
40.88"
(1,038.35mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1915 1965
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2006
Sep 1915–Aug 1916
12-Month
44.07"
(1,119.38mm)
44.66"
(1,134.36mm)
-0.59"
(-14.98mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1915 1965
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2006
Mar 1915–Aug 1916
18-Month
65.25"
(1,657.35mm)
67.23"
(1,707.64mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1915 1966
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1984
Sep 1914–Aug 1916
24-Month
85.07"
(2,160.78mm)
89.21"
(2,265.93mm)
-4.14"
(-105.15mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1915 1966
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2006
Ties: 1958
Sep 1913–Aug 1916
36-Month
128.03"
(3,251.96mm)
133.85"
(3,399.79mm)
-5.82"
(-147.83mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1915 1966
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2008
Sep 1912–Aug 1916
48-Month
166.88"
(4,238.75mm)
178.47"
(4,533.14mm)
-11.59"
(-294.39mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1914 1966
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2009
Sep 1911–Aug 1916
60-Month
211.59"
(5,374.39mm)
223.07"
(5,665.98mm)
-11.48"
(-291.59mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1915 1966
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/