Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, October 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1917
1-Month
5.77"
(146.56mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
2.27"
(57.66mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1916 1924
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2005
Sep–Oct 1917
2-Month
7.40"
(187.96mm)
7.29"
(185.17mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1916 1914
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2005
Aug–Oct 1917
3-Month
12.63"
(320.80mm)
11.19"
(284.23mm)
1.44"
(36.57mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1916 1940
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1955
Jul–Oct 1917
4-Month
14.66"
(372.36mm)
14.87"
(377.70mm)
-0.21"
(-5.34mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1916 1968
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1955
Jun–Oct 1917
5-Month
19.66"
(499.36mm)
18.52"
(470.41mm)
1.14"
(28.95mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1916 1957
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1938
May–Oct 1917
6-Month
23.81"
(604.77mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1916 1964
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1938
Apr–Oct 1917
7-Month
26.30"
(668.02mm)
26.02"
(660.91mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1915 1964
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
Mar–Oct 1917
8-Month
30.59"
(776.99mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1916 1957
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2011
Feb–Oct 1917
9-Month
33.16"
(842.26mm)
33.16"
(842.26mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1915 1957
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
Jan–Oct 1917
10-Month
36.29"
(921.77mm)
36.80"
(934.72mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1914 1957
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
Dec 1916–Oct 1917
11-Month
39.47"
(1,002.54mm)
40.63"
(1,032.00mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1914 1957
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
Nov 1916–Oct 1917
12-Month
42.26"
(1,073.40mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
-2.39"
(-60.71mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1914 1965
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
May 1916–Oct 1917
18-Month
64.85"
(1,647.19mm)
66.71"
(1,694.43mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1965
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2006
Ties: 1948
Nov 1915–Oct 1917
24-Month
86.91"
(2,207.51mm)
89.26"
(2,267.20mm)
-2.35"
(-59.69mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1915 1966
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2009
Nov 1914–Oct 1917
36-Month
130.03"
(3,302.76mm)
133.87"
(3,400.30mm)
-3.84"
(-97.54mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1916 1966
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2011
Nov 1913–Oct 1917
48-Month
165.70"
(4,208.78mm)
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
-12.80"
(-325.12mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1915 1966
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
Nov 1912–Oct 1917
60-Month
209.80"
(5,328.92mm)
223.14"
(5,667.76mm)
-13.34"
(-338.84mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1916 1966
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/