Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, August 1928

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1928
1-Month
5.25"
(133.35mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1926 1984
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1955
Jul–Aug 1928
2-Month
10.78"
(273.81mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
3.20"
(81.28mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1926 1968
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1955
Jun–Aug 1928
3-Month
16.86"
(428.24mm)
11.24"
(285.50mm)
5.62"
(142.74mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1927 1949
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1938
May–Aug 1928
4-Month
19.50"
(495.30mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
4.67"
(118.62mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1927 1964
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2006
Apr–Aug 1928
5-Month
24.25"
(615.95mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
5.52"
(140.21mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1927 1965
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2006
Mar–Aug 1928
6-Month
26.38"
(670.05mm)
22.66"
(575.56mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1927 1965
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1901
Feb–Aug 1928
7-Month
29.82"
(757.43mm)
25.87"
(657.10mm)
3.95"
(100.33mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1927 1957
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1984
Jan–Aug 1928
8-Month
32.41"
(823.21mm)
29.51"
(749.55mm)
2.90"
(73.66mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1927 1957
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1979
Dec 1927–Aug 1928
9-Month
37.77"
(959.36mm)
33.34"
(846.84mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1927 1965
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1984
Nov 1927–Aug 1928
10-Month
44.87"
(1,139.70mm)
37.36"
(948.94mm)
7.51"
(190.76mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1927 1965
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1984
Oct 1927–Aug 1928
11-Month
49.76"
(1,263.90mm)
40.88"
(1,038.35mm)
8.88"
(225.55mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1927 1965
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Sep 1927–Aug 1928
12-Month
52.75"
(1,339.85mm)
44.66"
(1,134.36mm)
8.09"
(205.49mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1927 1965
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Ties: 1990
Mar 1927–Aug 1928
18-Month
75.23"
(1,910.84mm)
67.23"
(1,707.64mm)
8.00"
(203.20mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1927 1966
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1984
Sep 1926–Aug 1928
24-Month
96.25"
(2,444.75mm)
89.21"
(2,265.93mm)
7.04"
(178.82mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1927 1966
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 2006
Ties: 1952
Sep 1925–Aug 1928
36-Month
136.96"
(3,478.78mm)
133.85"
(3,399.79mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1927 1966
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2008
Sep 1924–Aug 1928
48-Month
175.09"
(4,447.29mm)
178.47"
(4,533.14mm)
-3.38"
(-85.85mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1927 1966
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2009
Sep 1923–Aug 1928
60-Month
217.84"
(5,533.14mm)
223.07"
(5,665.98mm)
-5.23"
(-132.84mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1927 1966
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/