Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, March 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1949
1-Month
2.47"
(62.74mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
-1.46"
(-37.08mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1946 1915
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2010
Ties: 2004
Feb–Mar 1949
2-Month
5.72"
(145.29mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1947 2012
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2010
Ties: 1904, 2019
Jan–Mar 1949
3-Month
10.03"
(254.76mm)
10.78"
(273.81mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1947 2004
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2010
Dec 1948–Mar 1949
4-Month
13.43"
(341.12mm)
14.61"
(371.09mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1989
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2010
Nov 1948–Mar 1949
5-Month
19.13"
(485.90mm)
18.63"
(473.20mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1948 1985
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1984
Oct 1948–Mar 1949
6-Month
22.72"
(577.09mm)
22.15"
(562.61mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1948 2002
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2010
Ties: 1946
Sep 1948–Mar 1949
7-Month
23.73"
(602.74mm)
25.93"
(658.62mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1985
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Aug 1948–Mar 1949
8-Month
25.87"
(657.10mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
-3.96"
(-100.58mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1985
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1956
Jul 1948–Mar 1949
9-Month
30.03"
(762.76mm)
33.49"
(850.65mm)
-3.46"
(-87.89mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1947 1965
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1956
Jun 1948–Mar 1949
10-Month
35.17"
(893.32mm)
37.11"
(942.59mm)
-1.94"
(-49.27mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1948 1965
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2010
May 1948–Mar 1949
11-Month
42.07"
(1,068.58mm)
40.70"
(1,033.78mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1948 1965
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2010
Apr 1948–Mar 1949
12-Month
45.46"
(1,154.68mm)
44.56"
(1,131.82mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1948 1965
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2010
Oct 1947–Mar 1949
18-Month
66.00"
(1,676.40mm)
66.73"
(1,694.94mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1966
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2007
Ties: 1922
Apr 1947–Mar 1949
24-Month
88.62"
(2,250.95mm)
89.12"
(2,263.65mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1966
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2010
Apr 1946–Mar 1949
36-Month
129.63"
(3,292.60mm)
133.76"
(3,397.50mm)
-4.13"
(-104.90mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1945 1967
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2010
Apr 1945–Mar 1949
48-Month
178.85"
(4,542.79mm)
178.45"
(4,532.63mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1967
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2010
Apr 1944–Mar 1949
60-Month
221.47"
(5,625.34mm)
222.95"
(5,662.93mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1948 1967
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/