Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, December 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1917
1-Month
2.61"
(66.29mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
-1.23"
(-31.25mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1910 1943
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1973
Nov–Dec 1917
2-Month
3.48"
(88.39mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
-4.37"
(-111.00mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1917
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1969
Oct–Dec 1917
3-Month
9.25"
(234.95mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1916 1924
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2005
Sep–Dec 1917
4-Month
10.88"
(276.35mm)
15.13"
(384.30mm)
-4.25"
(-107.95mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1914 1908
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2005
Aug–Dec 1917
5-Month
16.11"
(409.19mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
-2.93"
(-74.43mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1916 2001
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2011
Jul–Dec 1917
6-Month
18.14"
(460.76mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
-4.58"
(-116.33mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1914 1965
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2018
Jun–Dec 1917
7-Month
23.14"
(587.76mm)
26.37"
(669.80mm)
-3.23"
(-82.04mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1914 1949
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
May–Dec 1917
8-Month
27.29"
(693.17mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
-2.67"
(-67.81mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1914 1965
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
Ties: 1943
Apr–Dec 1917
9-Month
29.78"
(756.41mm)
33.86"
(860.04mm)
-4.08"
(-103.63mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1914 1965
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
Mar–Dec 1917
10-Month
34.07"
(865.38mm)
37.79"
(959.87mm)
-3.72"
(-94.49mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1915 1965
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
Feb–Dec 1917
11-Month
36.64"
(930.66mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
-4.37"
(-110.99mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1914 1965
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1972
Jan–Dec 1917
12-Month
39.77"
(1,010.16mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
-4.88"
(-123.95mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1914 1965
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2018
Jul 1916–Dec 1917
18-Month
59.55"
(1,512.57mm)
67.35"
(1,710.69mm)
-7.80"
(-198.12mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1914 1965
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2006
Jan 1916–Dec 1917
24-Month
82.45"
(2,094.23mm)
89.27"
(2,267.46mm)
-6.82"
(-173.23mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1915 1965
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1973
Jan 1915–Dec 1917
36-Month
127.14"
(3,229.36mm)
133.83"
(3,399.28mm)
-6.69"
(-169.92mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1916 1966
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2011
Jan 1914–Dec 1917
48-Month
163.50"
(4,152.90mm)
178.43"
(4,532.12mm)
-14.93"
(-379.22mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1914 1966
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
Jan 1913–Dec 1917
60-Month
204.72"
(5,199.89mm)
223.12"
(5,667.25mm)
-18.40"
(-467.36mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1914 1966
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/