Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, March 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1942
1-Month
6.95"
(176.53mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
3.02"
(76.71mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1941 1915
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2010
Feb–Mar 1942
2-Month
9.67"
(245.62mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1941 2012
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2010
Jan–Mar 1942
3-Month
13.14"
(333.76mm)
10.78"
(273.81mm)
2.36"
(59.95mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1941 2004
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2010
Ties: 1978
Dec 1941–Mar 1942
4-Month
16.69"
(423.93mm)
14.61"
(371.09mm)
2.08"
(52.84mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1941 1989
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2010
Nov 1941–Mar 1942
5-Month
19.56"
(496.82mm)
18.63"
(473.20mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1941 1985
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1984
Oct 1941–Mar 1942
6-Month
21.91"
(556.51mm)
22.15"
(562.61mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1941 2002
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2010
Sep 1941–Mar 1942
7-Month
23.10"
(586.74mm)
25.93"
(658.62mm)
-2.83"
(-71.88mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1941 1985
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Aug 1941–Mar 1942
8-Month
26.16"
(664.46mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
-3.67"
(-93.22mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1985
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1956
Jul 1941–Mar 1942
9-Month
30.59"
(776.99mm)
33.49"
(850.65mm)
-2.90"
(-73.66mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1956
Jun 1941–Mar 1942
10-Month
34.76"
(882.90mm)
37.11"
(942.59mm)
-2.35"
(-59.69mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2010
May 1941–Mar 1942
11-Month
37.46"
(951.48mm)
40.70"
(1,033.78mm)
-3.24"
(-82.30mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2010
Ties: 1901
Apr 1941–Mar 1942
12-Month
38.81"
(985.77mm)
44.56"
(1,131.82mm)
-5.75"
(-146.05mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1940 1965
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2010
Oct 1940–Mar 1942
18-Month
56.81"
(1,442.97mm)
66.73"
(1,694.94mm)
-9.92"
(-251.97mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1931 1966
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2007
Apr 1940–Mar 1942
24-Month
78.91"
(2,004.31mm)
89.12"
(2,263.65mm)
-10.21"
(-259.34mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1941 1966
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2010
Apr 1939–Mar 1942
36-Month
116.74"
(2,965.20mm)
133.76"
(3,397.50mm)
-17.02"
(-432.30mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1911 1967
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2010
Apr 1938–Mar 1942
48-Month
173.51"
(4,407.15mm)
178.45"
(4,532.63mm)
-4.94"
(-125.48mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1933 1967
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2010
Apr 1937–Mar 1942
60-Month
221.20"
(5,618.48mm)
222.95"
(5,662.93mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1935 1967
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2010
Ties: 1922

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/