Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, October 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1938
1-Month
2.57"
(65.28mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1935 1924
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2005
Sep–Oct 1938
2-Month
12.40"
(314.96mm)
7.29"
(185.17mm)
5.11"
(129.79mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1937 1914
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2005
Aug–Oct 1938
3-Month
15.62"
(396.75mm)
11.19"
(284.23mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1937 1940
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1955
Jul–Oct 1938
4-Month
24.58"
(624.33mm)
14.87"
(377.70mm)
9.71"
(246.63mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1937 1968
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1955
Jun–Oct 1938
5-Month
32.06"
(814.32mm)
18.52"
(470.41mm)
13.54"
(343.91mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1937 1957
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1938
May–Oct 1938
6-Month
35.92"
(912.37mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
13.81"
(350.78mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1937 1964
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1938
Apr–Oct 1938
7-Month
38.96"
(989.58mm)
26.02"
(660.91mm)
12.94"
(328.67mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1937 1964
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Mar–Oct 1938
8-Month
41.39"
(1,051.31mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
11.44"
(290.58mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1937 1957
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Feb–Oct 1938
9-Month
43.65"
(1,108.71mm)
33.16"
(842.26mm)
10.49"
(266.45mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1937 1957
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jan–Oct 1938
10-Month
48.09"
(1,221.49mm)
36.80"
(934.72mm)
11.29"
(286.77mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1937 1957
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Dec 1937–Oct 1938
11-Month
51.45"
(1,306.83mm)
40.63"
(1,032.00mm)
10.82"
(274.83mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1937 1957
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Nov 1937–Oct 1938
12-Month
57.20"
(1,452.88mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
12.55"
(318.77mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1937 1965
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
May 1937–Oct 1938
18-Month
82.04"
(2,083.82mm)
66.71"
(1,694.43mm)
15.33"
(389.39mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1937 1965
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Nov 1936–Oct 1938
24-Month
106.45"
(2,703.83mm)
89.26"
(2,267.20mm)
17.19"
(436.63mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Nov 1935–Oct 1938
36-Month
154.84"
(3,932.94mm)
133.87"
(3,400.30mm)
20.97"
(532.64mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
14th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Nov 1934–Oct 1938
48-Month
194.00"
(4,927.60mm)
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
15.50"
(393.70mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2011
Nov 1933–Oct 1938
60-Month
237.75"
(6,038.85mm)
223.14"
(5,667.76mm)
14.61"
(371.09mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on July 30, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/