Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, March 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1948
1-Month
3.53"
(89.66mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1947 1915
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2010
Feb–Mar 1948
2-Month
5.94"
(150.88mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
-1.21"
(-30.73mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1947 2012
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2010
Jan–Mar 1948
3-Month
10.18"
(258.57mm)
10.78"
(273.81mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1947 2004
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2010
Dec 1947–Mar 1948
4-Month
13.37"
(339.60mm)
14.61"
(371.09mm)
-1.24"
(-31.49mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1947 1989
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2010
Nov 1947–Mar 1948
5-Month
18.63"
(473.20mm)
18.63"
(473.20mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1985
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1984
Oct 1947–Mar 1948
6-Month
20.54"
(521.72mm)
22.15"
(562.61mm)
-1.61"
(-40.89mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1947 2002
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2010
Sep 1947–Mar 1948
7-Month
23.70"
(601.98mm)
25.93"
(658.62mm)
-2.23"
(-56.64mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1985
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Aug 1947–Mar 1948
8-Month
25.84"
(656.34mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
-3.99"
(-101.34mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1947 1985
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1956
Jul 1947–Mar 1948
9-Month
30.38"
(771.65mm)
33.49"
(850.65mm)
-3.11"
(-79.00mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1947 1965
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1956
Jun 1947–Mar 1948
10-Month
34.13"
(866.90mm)
37.11"
(942.59mm)
-2.98"
(-75.69mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1965
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2010
May 1947–Mar 1948
11-Month
38.52"
(978.41mm)
40.70"
(1,033.78mm)
-2.18"
(-55.37mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1947 1965
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2010
Apr 1947–Mar 1948
12-Month
43.16"
(1,096.26mm)
44.56"
(1,131.82mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1947 1965
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2010
Oct 1946–Mar 1948
18-Month
57.69"
(1,465.33mm)
66.73"
(1,694.94mm)
-9.04"
(-229.61mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1942 1966
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2007
Apr 1946–Mar 1948
24-Month
84.17"
(2,137.92mm)
89.12"
(2,263.65mm)
-4.95"
(-125.73mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1945 1966
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2010
Apr 1945–Mar 1948
36-Month
133.39"
(3,388.11mm)
133.76"
(3,397.50mm)
-0.37"
(-9.39mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1967
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2010
Apr 1944–Mar 1948
48-Month
176.01"
(4,470.65mm)
178.45"
(4,532.63mm)
-2.44"
(-61.98mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1947 1967
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2010
Apr 1943–Mar 1948
60-Month
215.33"
(5,469.38mm)
222.95"
(5,662.93mm)
-7.62"
(-193.55mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1947 1967
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/