Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, May 1937

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1937
1-Month
4.06"
(103.12mm)
3.59"
(91.19mm)
0.47"
(11.93mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1903
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1984
Apr–May 1937
2-Month
8.67"
(220.22mm)
7.49"
(190.25mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1936 1899
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1901
Mar–May 1937
3-Month
12.30"
(312.42mm)
11.42"
(290.07mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1935 1915
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1983
Ties: 1943
Feb–May 1937
4-Month
14.46"
(367.28mm)
14.64"
(371.86mm)
-0.18"
(-4.58mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1935 1941
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1983
Jan–May 1937
5-Month
19.26"
(489.20mm)
18.28"
(464.31mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1935 1941
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1983
Dec 1936–May 1937
6-Month
26.73"
(678.94mm)
22.10"
(561.34mm)
4.63"
(117.60mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1936 1941
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1984
Nov 1936–May 1937
7-Month
28.47"
(723.14mm)
26.13"
(663.70mm)
2.34"
(59.44mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1935 1905
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1984
Oct 1936–May 1937
8-Month
32.35"
(821.69mm)
29.64"
(752.86mm)
2.71"
(68.83mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1936 1905
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1984
Sep 1936–May 1937
9-Month
36.32"
(922.53mm)
33.42"
(848.87mm)
2.90"
(73.66mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1965
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1984
Aug 1936–May 1937
10-Month
41.70"
(1,059.18mm)
37.32"
(947.93mm)
4.38"
(111.25mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1985
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2019
Jul 1936–May 1937
11-Month
44.03"
(1,118.36mm)
40.98"
(1,040.89mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1936 1965
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2019
Jun 1936–May 1937
12-Month
47.00"
(1,193.80mm)
44.60"
(1,132.84mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1965
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Ties: 1994
Dec 1935–May 1937
18-Month
71.65"
(1,819.91mm)
66.72"
(1,694.69mm)
4.93"
(125.22mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1936 1966
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1984
Jun 1935–May 1937
24-Month
93.21"
(2,367.53mm)
89.17"
(2,264.92mm)
4.04"
(102.61mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1936 1966
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1984
Jun 1934–May 1937
36-Month
136.70"
(3,472.18mm)
133.81"
(3,398.77mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1936 1966
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2007
Ties: 1972
Jun 1933–May 1937
48-Month
183.37"
(4,657.60mm)
178.51"
(4,534.15mm)
4.86"
(123.45mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1935 1966
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2010
Jun 1932–May 1937
60-Month
233.47"
(5,930.14mm)
223.07"
(5,665.98mm)
10.40"
(264.16mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1936 1966
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/