Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, August 1920

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1920
1-Month
3.60"
(91.44mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1918 1984
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1955
Ties: 1902
Jul–Aug 1920
2-Month
6.51"
(165.35mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1918 1968
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1955
Jun–Aug 1920
3-Month
12.65"
(321.31mm)
11.24"
(285.50mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1919 1949
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1938
Ties: 1905
May–Aug 1920
4-Month
16.62"
(422.15mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
1.79"
(45.47mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1918 1964
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2006
Apr–Aug 1920
5-Month
22.31"
(566.67mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1919 1965
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2006
Mar–Aug 1920
6-Month
26.71"
(678.43mm)
22.66"
(575.56mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1919 1965
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1901
Feb–Aug 1920
7-Month
32.44"
(823.98mm)
25.87"
(657.10mm)
6.57"
(166.88mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1919 1957
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Jan–Aug 1920
8-Month
35.31"
(896.87mm)
29.51"
(749.55mm)
5.80"
(147.32mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1919 1957
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Dec 1919–Aug 1920
9-Month
37.41"
(950.21mm)
33.34"
(846.84mm)
4.07"
(103.37mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1919 1965
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1984
Nov 1919–Aug 1920
10-Month
43.02"
(1,092.71mm)
37.36"
(948.94mm)
5.66"
(143.77mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1919 1965
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1984
Oct 1919–Aug 1920
11-Month
45.47"
(1,154.94mm)
40.88"
(1,038.35mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1919 1965
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2006
Sep 1919–Aug 1920
12-Month
50.63"
(1,286.00mm)
44.66"
(1,134.36mm)
5.97"
(151.64mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1919 1965
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2006
Mar 1919–Aug 1920
18-Month
75.50"
(1,917.70mm)
67.23"
(1,707.64mm)
8.27"
(210.06mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1919 1966
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1984
Sep 1918–Aug 1920
24-Month
96.60"
(2,453.64mm)
89.21"
(2,265.93mm)
7.39"
(187.71mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1919 1966
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2006
Sep 1917–Aug 1920
36-Month
131.54"
(3,341.12mm)
133.85"
(3,399.79mm)
-2.31"
(-58.67mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1919 1966
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2008
Sep 1916–Aug 1920
48-Month
171.62"
(4,359.15mm)
178.47"
(4,533.14mm)
-6.85"
(-173.99mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1919 1966
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2009
Sep 1915–Aug 1920
60-Month
215.69"
(5,478.53mm)
223.07"
(5,665.98mm)
-7.38"
(-187.45mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1919 1966
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/