Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, August 1945

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1945
1-Month
3.30"
(83.82mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1984
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1955
Ties: 1974
Jul–Aug 1945
2-Month
8.29"
(210.57mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
0.71"
(18.04mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1944 1968
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1955
Jun–Aug 1945
3-Month
14.45"
(367.03mm)
11.24"
(285.50mm)
3.21"
(81.53mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1949
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1938
May–Aug 1945
4-Month
20.07"
(509.78mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1944 1964
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2006
Apr–Aug 1945
5-Month
24.24"
(615.70mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
5.51"
(139.96mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1944 1965
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2006
Mar–Aug 1945
6-Month
26.39"
(670.31mm)
22.66"
(575.56mm)
3.73"
(94.75mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1965
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1901
Feb–Aug 1945
7-Month
30.36"
(771.14mm)
25.87"
(657.10mm)
4.49"
(114.04mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1957
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1984
Jan–Aug 1945
8-Month
33.96"
(862.58mm)
29.51"
(749.55mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1957
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1979
Dec 1944–Aug 1945
9-Month
37.24"
(945.90mm)
33.34"
(846.84mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1944 1965
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1984
Nov 1944–Aug 1945
10-Month
43.01"
(1,092.45mm)
37.36"
(948.94mm)
5.65"
(143.51mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1944 1965
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1984
Oct 1944–Aug 1945
11-Month
45.28"
(1,150.11mm)
40.88"
(1,038.35mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1944 1965
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2006
Sep 1944–Aug 1945
12-Month
51.74"
(1,314.20mm)
44.66"
(1,134.36mm)
7.08"
(179.84mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1944 1965
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2006
Mar 1944–Aug 1945
18-Month
71.30"
(1,811.02mm)
67.23"
(1,707.64mm)
4.07"
(103.38mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1984
Sep 1943–Aug 1945
24-Month
87.27"
(2,216.66mm)
89.21"
(2,265.93mm)
-1.94"
(-49.27mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2006
Sep 1942–Aug 1945
36-Month
131.73"
(3,345.94mm)
133.85"
(3,399.79mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2008
Sep 1941–Aug 1945
48-Month
171.59"
(4,358.39mm)
178.47"
(4,533.14mm)
-6.88"
(-174.75mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2009
Sep 1940–Aug 1945
60-Month
208.37"
(5,292.60mm)
223.07"
(5,665.98mm)
-14.70"
(-373.38mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/