Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, December 1939

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1939
1-Month
2.94"
(74.68mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1935 1943
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1973
Nov–Dec 1939
2-Month
4.28"
(108.71mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
-3.57"
(-90.68mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1928 1917
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1969
Oct–Dec 1939
3-Month
8.79"
(223.27mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
-2.56"
(-65.02mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1935 1924
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2005
Sep–Dec 1939
4-Month
11.40"
(289.56mm)
15.13"
(384.30mm)
-3.73"
(-94.74mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1931 1908
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2005
Ties: 1978
Aug–Dec 1939
5-Month
15.65"
(397.51mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
-3.39"
(-86.11mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1935 2001
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2011
Jul–Dec 1939
6-Month
17.36"
(440.94mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
-5.36"
(-136.15mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1935 1965
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2018
Jun–Dec 1939
7-Month
20.62"
(523.75mm)
26.37"
(669.80mm)
-5.75"
(-146.05mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1930 1949
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2011
May–Dec 1939
8-Month
22.17"
(563.12mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
-7.79"
(-197.86mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1914 1965
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2011
Apr–Dec 1939
9-Month
26.93"
(684.02mm)
33.86"
(860.04mm)
-6.93"
(-176.02mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1930 1965
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2011
Mar–Dec 1939
10-Month
31.58"
(802.13mm)
37.79"
(959.87mm)
-6.21"
(-157.74mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1935 1965
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2011
Feb–Dec 1939
11-Month
35.31"
(896.87mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
-5.70"
(-144.78mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1935 1965
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1972
Jan–Dec 1939
12-Month
38.04"
(966.22mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
-6.61"
(-167.89mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1930 1965
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2018
Jul 1938–Dec 1939
18-Month
69.32"
(1,760.73mm)
67.35"
(1,710.69mm)
1.97"
(50.04mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1965
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2006
Jan 1938–Dec 1939
24-Month
92.83"
(2,357.88mm)
89.27"
(2,267.46mm)
3.56"
(90.42mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1936 1965
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1973
Jan 1937–Dec 1939
36-Month
141.98"
(3,606.29mm)
133.83"
(3,399.28mm)
8.15"
(207.01mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2011
Jan 1936–Dec 1939
48-Month
193.16"
(4,906.26mm)
178.43"
(4,532.12mm)
14.73"
(374.14mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2011
Jan 1935–Dec 1939
60-Month
232.27"
(5,899.66mm)
223.12"
(5,667.25mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1966
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/