Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, August 1921

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1921
1-Month
2.51"
(63.75mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1918 1984
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1955
Jul–Aug 1921
2-Month
9.32"
(236.73mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1920 1968
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1955
Jun–Aug 1921
3-Month
12.63"
(320.80mm)
11.24"
(285.50mm)
1.39"
(35.30mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1919 1949
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1938
May–Aug 1921
4-Month
16.02"
(406.91mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
1.19"
(30.23mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1918 1964
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2006
Apr–Aug 1921
5-Month
21.02"
(533.91mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1919 1965
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2006
Mar–Aug 1921
6-Month
24.24"
(615.70mm)
22.66"
(575.56mm)
1.58"
(40.14mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1918 1965
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1901
Feb–Aug 1921
7-Month
27.18"
(690.37mm)
25.87"
(657.10mm)
1.31"
(33.27mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1918 1957
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1984
Jan–Aug 1921
8-Month
29.57"
(751.08mm)
29.51"
(749.55mm)
0.06"
(1.53mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1918 1957
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1979
Dec 1920–Aug 1921
9-Month
34.94"
(887.48mm)
33.34"
(846.84mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1919 1965
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1984
Nov 1920–Aug 1921
10-Month
40.05"
(1,017.27mm)
37.36"
(948.94mm)
2.69"
(68.33mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1919 1965
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1984
Oct 1920–Aug 1921
11-Month
42.02"
(1,067.31mm)
40.88"
(1,038.35mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1919 1965
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2006
Sep 1920–Aug 1921
12-Month
46.78"
(1,188.21mm)
44.66"
(1,134.36mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1919 1965
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2006
Mar 1920–Aug 1921
18-Month
73.49"
(1,866.65mm)
67.23"
(1,707.64mm)
6.26"
(159.01mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1919 1966
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1984
Sep 1919–Aug 1921
24-Month
97.41"
(2,474.21mm)
89.21"
(2,265.93mm)
8.20"
(208.28mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1920 1966
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2006
Sep 1918–Aug 1921
36-Month
143.38"
(3,641.85mm)
133.85"
(3,399.79mm)
9.53"
(242.06mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1920 1966
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2008
Sep 1917–Aug 1921
48-Month
178.32"
(4,529.33mm)
178.47"
(4,533.14mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1920 1966
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2009
Sep 1916–Aug 1921
60-Month
218.40"
(5,547.36mm)
223.07"
(5,665.98mm)
-4.67"
(-118.62mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1920 1966
80th 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 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/