Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, April 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1948
1-Month
3.39"
(86.11mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1946 1999
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1987
Mar–Apr 1948
2-Month
6.92"
(175.77mm)
7.83"
(198.88mm)
-0.91"
(-23.11mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1946 1915
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1983
Feb–Apr 1948
3-Month
9.33"
(236.98mm)
11.05"
(280.67mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1946 2012
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1983
Jan–Apr 1948
4-Month
13.57"
(344.68mm)
14.69"
(373.13mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1947 1985
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1983
Dec 1947–Apr 1948
5-Month
16.76"
(425.70mm)
18.51"
(470.15mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1947 1985
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1953
Ties: 1990
Nov 1947–Apr 1948
6-Month
22.02"
(559.31mm)
22.54"
(572.52mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1947 1985
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1984
Oct 1947–Apr 1948
7-Month
23.93"
(607.82mm)
26.05"
(661.67mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1947 1985
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1984
Sep 1947–Apr 1948
8-Month
27.09"
(688.09mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
-2.74"
(-69.59mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1947 1985
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Aug 1947–Apr 1948
9-Month
29.23"
(742.44mm)
33.73"
(856.74mm)
-4.50"
(-114.30mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1985
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1956
Jul 1947–Apr 1948
10-Month
33.77"
(857.76mm)
37.39"
(949.71mm)
-3.62"
(-91.95mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1947 1966
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jun 1947–Apr 1948
11-Month
37.52"
(953.01mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
-3.49"
(-88.64mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1947 1966
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
May 1947–Apr 1948
12-Month
41.91"
(1,064.51mm)
44.60"
(1,132.84mm)
-2.69"
(-68.33mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1944 1965
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2007
Nov 1946–Apr 1948
18-Month
59.77"
(1,518.16mm)
67.14"
(1,705.36mm)
-7.37"
(-187.20mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1942 1966
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1973
May 1946–Apr 1948
24-Month
84.95"
(2,157.73mm)
89.15"
(2,264.41mm)
-4.20"
(-106.68mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1945 1966
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2007
May 1945–Apr 1948
36-Month
132.61"
(3,368.29mm)
133.78"
(3,398.01mm)
-1.17"
(-29.72mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1946 1967
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2007
May 1944–Apr 1948
48-Month
175.31"
(4,452.87mm)
178.49"
(4,533.65mm)
-3.18"
(-80.78mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1947 1967
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2010
May 1943–Apr 1948
60-Month
215.22"
(5,466.59mm)
223.04"
(5,665.22mm)
-7.82"
(-198.63mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1967
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 10, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/