Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, August 1929

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1929
1-Month
2.49"
(63.25mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
-1.41"
(-35.81mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1925 1984
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1955
Jul–Aug 1929
2-Month
3.91"
(99.31mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
-3.67"
(-93.22mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1968
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1955
Jun–Aug 1929
3-Month
6.23"
(158.24mm)
11.24"
(285.50mm)
-5.01"
(-127.26mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1949
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1938
May–Aug 1929
4-Month
10.19"
(258.83mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
-4.64"
(-117.85mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1913 1964
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2006
Apr–Aug 1929
5-Month
17.22"
(437.39mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
-1.51"
(-38.35mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1926 1965
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2006
Mar–Aug 1929
6-Month
20.82"
(528.83mm)
22.66"
(575.56mm)
-1.84"
(-46.73mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1926 1965
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1901
Feb–Aug 1929
7-Month
24.56"
(623.82mm)
25.87"
(657.10mm)
-1.31"
(-33.28mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1926 1957
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1984
Jan–Aug 1929
8-Month
28.33"
(719.58mm)
29.51"
(749.55mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1926 1957
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1979
Dec 1928–Aug 1929
9-Month
30.58"
(776.73mm)
33.34"
(846.84mm)
-2.76"
(-70.11mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1926 1965
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1984
Nov 1928–Aug 1929
10-Month
32.58"
(827.53mm)
37.36"
(948.94mm)
-4.78"
(-121.41mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1925 1965
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1984
Oct 1928–Aug 1929
11-Month
34.62"
(879.35mm)
40.88"
(1,038.35mm)
-6.26"
(-159.00mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1925 1965
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2006
Sep 1928–Aug 1929
12-Month
38.60"
(980.44mm)
44.66"
(1,134.36mm)
-6.06"
(-153.92mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1925 1965
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2006
Mar 1928–Aug 1929
18-Month
64.98"
(1,650.49mm)
67.23"
(1,707.64mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1927 1966
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1984
Sep 1927–Aug 1929
24-Month
91.35"
(2,320.29mm)
89.21"
(2,265.93mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1927 1966
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2006
Sep 1926–Aug 1929
36-Month
134.85"
(3,425.19mm)
133.85"
(3,399.79mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1927 1966
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2008
Sep 1925–Aug 1929
48-Month
175.56"
(4,459.22mm)
178.47"
(4,533.14mm)
-2.91"
(-73.92mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1928 1966
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2009
Sep 1924–Aug 1929
60-Month
213.69"
(5,427.73mm)
223.07"
(5,665.98mm)
-9.38"
(-238.25mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1927 1966
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/