Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of January 2020. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, January 1942

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1942
1-Month
3.47"
(88.14mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1941 1955
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1979
Dec 1941–Jan 1942
2-Month
7.02"
(178.31mm)
7.46"
(189.48mm)
-0.44"
(-11.17mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1941 1981
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1979
Nov 1941–Jan 1942
3-Month
9.89"
(251.21mm)
11.49"
(291.85mm)
-1.60"
(-40.64mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1940 1981
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1978
Oct 1941–Jan 1942
4-Month
12.24"
(310.90mm)
15.00"
(381.00mm)
-2.76"
(-70.10mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1940 2002
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2006
Sep 1941–Jan 1942
5-Month
13.43"
(341.12mm)
18.79"
(477.27mm)
-5.36"
(-136.15mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1911 2002
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2006
Aug 1941–Jan 1942
6-Month
16.49"
(418.85mm)
22.68"
(576.07mm)
-6.19"
(-157.22mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1931 1985
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Ties: 1944
Jul 1941–Jan 1942
7-Month
20.92"
(531.37mm)
26.34"
(669.04mm)
-5.42"
(-137.67mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1940 1981
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Jun 1941–Jan 1942
8-Month
25.09"
(637.29mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
-4.87"
(-123.69mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
May 1941–Jan 1942
9-Month
27.79"
(705.87mm)
33.55"
(852.17mm)
-5.76"
(-146.30mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1940 1965
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Ties: 1900
Apr 1941–Jan 1942
10-Month
29.14"
(740.16mm)
37.41"
(950.21mm)
-8.27"
(-210.05mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1931 1966
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Mar 1941–Jan 1942
11-Month
31.37"
(796.80mm)
41.36"
(1,050.54mm)
-9.99"
(-253.74mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1911 1966
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Feb 1941–Jan 1942
12-Month
33.49"
(850.65mm)
44.61"
(1,133.09mm)
-11.12"
(-282.44mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1966
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Aug 1940–Jan 1942
18-Month
51.94"
(1,319.28mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
-15.28"
(-388.11mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1966
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2006
Feb 1940–Jan 1942
24-Month
77.75"
(1,974.85mm)
89.20"
(2,265.68mm)
-11.45"
(-290.83mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1931 1966
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1974
Feb 1939–Jan 1942
36-Month
115.45"
(2,932.43mm)
133.81"
(3,398.77mm)
-18.36"
(-466.34mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1911 1967
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2011
Feb 1938–Jan 1942
48-Month
168.53"
(4,280.66mm)
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
-9.97"
(-253.24mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1933 1967
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2012
Feb 1937–Jan 1942
60-Month
217.32"
(5,519.93mm)
223.05"
(5,665.47mm)
-5.73"
(-145.54mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1934 1967
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/