Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, March 1939

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1939
1-Month
4.65"
(118.11mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1938 1915
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2010
Feb–Mar 1939
2-Month
8.38"
(212.85mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1938 2012
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2010
Jan–Mar 1939
3-Month
11.11"
(282.19mm)
10.78"
(273.81mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1938 2004
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2010
Ties: 1929
Dec 1938–Mar 1939
4-Month
14.55"
(369.57mm)
14.61"
(371.09mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1938 1989
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2010
Nov 1938–Mar 1939
5-Month
17.81"
(452.37mm)
18.63"
(473.20mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1935 1985
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1984
Oct 1938–Mar 1939
6-Month
20.38"
(517.65mm)
22.15"
(562.61mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1935 2002
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2010
Sep 1938–Mar 1939
7-Month
30.21"
(767.33mm)
25.93"
(658.62mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1938 1985
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Aug 1938–Mar 1939
8-Month
33.43"
(849.12mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
3.60"
(91.44mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1938 1985
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1956
Jul 1938–Mar 1939
9-Month
42.39"
(1,076.71mm)
33.49"
(850.65mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1938 1965
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1956
Jun 1938–Mar 1939
10-Month
49.87"
(1,266.70mm)
37.11"
(942.59mm)
12.76"
(324.11mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1938 1965
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
May 1938–Mar 1939
11-Month
53.73"
(1,364.74mm)
40.70"
(1,033.78mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1938 1965
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Apr 1938–Mar 1939
12-Month
56.77"
(1,441.96mm)
44.56"
(1,131.82mm)
12.21"
(310.14mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1938 1965
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2010
Oct 1937–Mar 1939
18-Month
79.67"
(2,023.62mm)
66.73"
(1,694.94mm)
12.94"
(328.68mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1938 1966
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2007
Apr 1937–Mar 1939
24-Month
104.46"
(2,653.28mm)
89.12"
(2,263.65mm)
15.34"
(389.63mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1938 1966
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2010
Apr 1936–Mar 1939
36-Month
148.83"
(3,780.28mm)
133.76"
(3,397.50mm)
15.07"
(382.78mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1938 1967
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2010
Apr 1935–Mar 1939
48-Month
194.95"
(4,951.73mm)
178.45"
(4,532.63mm)
16.50"
(419.10mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1938 1967
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2010
Apr 1934–Mar 1939
60-Month
240.14"
(6,099.56mm)
222.95"
(5,662.93mm)
17.19"
(436.63mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1938 1967
29th 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 November 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/