Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, January 1936

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1936
1-Month
6.53"
(165.86mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
2.89"
(73.40mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1935 1955
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Dec 1935–Jan 1936
2-Month
7.74"
(196.60mm)
7.46"
(189.48mm)
0.28"
(7.12mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1934 1981
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1979
Nov 1935–Jan 1936
3-Month
12.95"
(328.93mm)
11.49"
(291.85mm)
1.46"
(37.08mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1935 1981
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1978
Oct 1935–Jan 1936
4-Month
14.05"
(356.87mm)
15.00"
(381.00mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2006
Sep 1935–Jan 1936
5-Month
18.44"
(468.38mm)
18.79"
(477.27mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1932 2002
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2006
Aug 1935–Jan 1936
6-Month
20.13"
(511.30mm)
22.68"
(576.07mm)
-2.55"
(-64.77mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1932 1985
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2019
Jul 1935–Jan 1936
7-Month
23.67"
(601.22mm)
26.34"
(669.04mm)
-2.67"
(-67.82mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1932 1981
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2019
Jun 1935–Jan 1936
8-Month
29.30"
(744.22mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1965
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2019
May 1935–Jan 1936
9-Month
31.49"
(799.85mm)
33.55"
(852.17mm)
-2.06"
(-52.32mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1931 1965
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2019
Apr 1935–Jan 1936
10-Month
35.25"
(895.35mm)
37.41"
(950.21mm)
-2.16"
(-54.86mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1931 1966
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2019
Mar 1935–Jan 1936
11-Month
37.09"
(942.09mm)
41.36"
(1,050.54mm)
-4.27"
(-108.45mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1931 1966
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2019
Feb 1935–Jan 1936
12-Month
39.98"
(1,015.49mm)
44.61"
(1,133.09mm)
-4.63"
(-117.60mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1931 1966
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2019
Ties: 1916
Aug 1934–Jan 1936
18-Month
65.30"
(1,658.62mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
-1.92"
(-48.77mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1933 1966
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2006
Feb 1934–Jan 1936
24-Month
87.27"
(2,216.66mm)
89.20"
(2,265.68mm)
-1.93"
(-49.02mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1932 1966
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1974
Feb 1933–Jan 1936
36-Month
137.31"
(3,487.67mm)
133.81"
(3,398.77mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1933 1967
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2011
Feb 1932–Jan 1936
48-Month
180.46"
(4,583.68mm)
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1934 1967
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2012
Feb 1931–Jan 1936
60-Month
225.63"
(5,731.00mm)
223.05"
(5,665.47mm)
2.58"
(65.53mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1935 1967
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/