Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, March 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1938
1-Month
2.43"
(61.72mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1935 1915
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2010
Feb–Mar 1938
2-Month
4.69"
(119.13mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
-2.46"
(-62.48mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1915 2012
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2010
Jan–Mar 1938
3-Month
9.13"
(231.90mm)
10.78"
(273.81mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1930 2004
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2010
Dec 1937–Mar 1938
4-Month
12.49"
(317.25mm)
14.61"
(371.09mm)
-2.12"
(-53.84mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1930 1989
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2010
Nov 1937–Mar 1938
5-Month
18.24"
(463.30mm)
18.63"
(473.20mm)
-0.39"
(-9.90mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1935 1985
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1984
Oct 1937–Mar 1938
6-Month
22.90"
(581.66mm)
22.15"
(562.61mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1935 2002
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2010
Sep 1937–Mar 1938
7-Month
27.33"
(694.18mm)
25.93"
(658.62mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1932 1985
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Aug 1937–Mar 1938
8-Month
32.45"
(824.23mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
2.62"
(66.55mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1985
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1956
Jul 1937–Mar 1938
9-Month
34.44"
(874.78mm)
33.49"
(850.65mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1935 1965
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1956
Jun 1937–Mar 1938
10-Month
39.02"
(991.11mm)
37.11"
(942.59mm)
1.91"
(48.52mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1937 1965
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2010
Ties: 1934
May 1937–Mar 1938
11-Month
43.08"
(1,094.23mm)
40.70"
(1,033.78mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1937 1965
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2010
Apr 1937–Mar 1938
12-Month
47.69"
(1,211.33mm)
44.56"
(1,131.82mm)
3.13"
(79.51mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1965
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2010
Oct 1936–Mar 1938
18-Month
71.37"
(1,812.80mm)
66.73"
(1,694.94mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2007
Apr 1936–Mar 1938
24-Month
92.06"
(2,338.32mm)
89.12"
(2,263.65mm)
2.94"
(74.67mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2010
Apr 1935–Mar 1938
36-Month
138.18"
(3,509.77mm)
133.76"
(3,397.50mm)
4.42"
(112.27mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1937 1967
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2010
Apr 1934–Mar 1938
48-Month
183.37"
(4,657.60mm)
178.45"
(4,532.63mm)
4.92"
(124.97mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1937 1967
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2010
Apr 1933–Mar 1938
60-Month
230.91"
(5,865.11mm)
222.95"
(5,662.93mm)
7.96"
(202.18mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1967
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 5, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/