Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, December 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1947
1-Month
3.19"
(81.03mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1943 1943
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1973
Ties: 1913
Nov–Dec 1947
2-Month
8.45"
(214.63mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1946 1917
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1969
Oct–Dec 1947
3-Month
10.36"
(263.14mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1946 1924
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2005
Ties: 1943
Sep–Dec 1947
4-Month
13.52"
(343.41mm)
15.13"
(384.30mm)
-1.61"
(-40.89mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1946 1908
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2005
Aug–Dec 1947
5-Month
15.66"
(397.76mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
-3.38"
(-85.86mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1943 2001
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2011
Jul–Dec 1947
6-Month
20.20"
(513.08mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
-2.52"
(-64.01mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1943 1965
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2018
Jun–Dec 1947
7-Month
23.95"
(608.33mm)
26.37"
(669.80mm)
-2.42"
(-61.47mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1943 1949
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2011
May–Dec 1947
8-Month
28.34"
(719.84mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
-1.62"
(-41.14mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1943 1965
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2011
Apr–Dec 1947
9-Month
32.98"
(837.69mm)
33.86"
(860.04mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1965
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Mar–Dec 1947
10-Month
36.23"
(920.24mm)
37.79"
(959.87mm)
-1.56"
(-39.63mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1946 1965
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Feb–Dec 1947
11-Month
38.25"
(971.55mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
-2.76"
(-70.10mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1946 1965
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1972
Jan–Dec 1947
12-Month
41.42"
(1,052.07mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
-3.23"
(-82.04mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1946 1965
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2018
Jul 1946–Dec 1947
18-Month
61.93"
(1,573.02mm)
67.35"
(1,710.69mm)
-5.42"
(-137.67mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1944 1965
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2006
Jan 1946–Dec 1947
24-Month
82.07"
(2,084.58mm)
89.27"
(2,267.46mm)
-7.20"
(-182.88mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1944 1965
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1973
Jan 1945–Dec 1947
36-Month
132.93"
(3,376.42mm)
133.83"
(3,399.28mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1945 1966
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2011
Jan 1944–Dec 1947
48-Month
174.36"
(4,428.74mm)
178.43"
(4,532.12mm)
-4.07"
(-103.38mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1946 1966
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Jan 1943–Dec 1947
60-Month
213.23"
(5,416.04mm)
223.12"
(5,667.25mm)
-9.89"
(-251.21mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1945 1966
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/