Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, May 1931

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1931
1-Month
5.26"
(133.60mm)
3.59"
(91.19mm)
1.67"
(42.41mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1930 1903
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1984
Apr–May 1931
2-Month
8.23"
(209.04mm)
7.49"
(190.25mm)
0.74"
(18.79mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1930 1899
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1901
Mar–May 1931
3-Month
13.18"
(334.77mm)
11.42"
(290.07mm)
1.76"
(44.70mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1930 1915
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1983
Feb–May 1931
4-Month
15.58"
(395.73mm)
14.64"
(371.86mm)
0.94"
(23.87mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1930 1941
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1983
Jan–May 1931
5-Month
18.81"
(477.77mm)
18.28"
(464.31mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1930 1941
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1983
Dec 1930–May 1931
6-Month
21.07"
(535.18mm)
22.10"
(561.34mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1930 1941
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1984
Nov 1930–May 1931
7-Month
24.90"
(632.46mm)
26.13"
(663.70mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1930 1905
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1984
Oct 1930–May 1931
8-Month
28.26"
(717.80mm)
29.64"
(752.86mm)
-1.38"
(-35.06mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1930 1905
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1984
Sep 1930–May 1931
9-Month
29.60"
(751.84mm)
33.42"
(848.87mm)
-3.82"
(-97.03mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1930 1965
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1984
Aug 1930–May 1931
10-Month
31.94"
(811.28mm)
37.32"
(947.93mm)
-5.38"
(-136.65mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1930 1985
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Jul 1930–May 1931
11-Month
36.06"
(915.92mm)
40.98"
(1,040.89mm)
-4.92"
(-124.97mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1930 1965
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Jun 1930–May 1931
12-Month
39.37"
(1,000.00mm)
44.60"
(1,132.84mm)
-5.23"
(-132.84mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1930 1965
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Dec 1929–May 1931
18-Month
56.63"
(1,438.40mm)
66.72"
(1,694.69mm)
-10.09"
(-256.29mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1915 1966
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1984
Jun 1929–May 1931
24-Month
71.69"
(1,820.93mm)
89.17"
(2,264.92mm)
-17.48"
(-443.99mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1911 1966
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1984
Jun 1928–May 1931
36-Month
120.92"
(3,071.37mm)
133.81"
(3,398.77mm)
-12.89"
(-327.40mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1927 1966
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2007
Jun 1927–May 1931
48-Month
172.35"
(4,377.69mm)
178.51"
(4,534.15mm)
-6.16"
(-156.46mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1930 1966
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2010
Jun 1926–May 1931
60-Month
210.02"
(5,334.51mm)
223.07"
(5,665.98mm)
-13.05"
(-331.47mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1928 1966
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2010

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/