Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, December 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1949
1-Month
2.69"
(68.33mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1943 1943
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1973
Nov–Dec 1949
2-Month
5.39"
(136.91mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
-2.46"
(-62.48mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1946 1917
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1969
Oct–Dec 1949
3-Month
7.48"
(189.99mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
-3.87"
(-98.30mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1946 1924
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2005
Sep–Dec 1949
4-Month
11.90"
(302.26mm)
15.13"
(384.30mm)
-3.23"
(-82.04mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1946 1908
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2005
Aug–Dec 1949
5-Month
14.45"
(367.03mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
-4.59"
(-116.59mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1941 2001
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Jul–Dec 1949
6-Month
16.90"
(429.26mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
-5.82"
(-147.83mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1929 1965
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2018
Jun–Dec 1949
7-Month
17.75"
(450.85mm)
26.37"
(669.80mm)
-8.62"
(-218.95mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1949
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
May–Dec 1949
8-Month
21.78"
(553.21mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
-8.18"
(-207.77mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1914 1965
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Apr–Dec 1949
9-Month
25.78"
(654.81mm)
33.86"
(860.04mm)
-8.08"
(-205.23mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Mar–Dec 1949
10-Month
28.25"
(717.55mm)
37.79"
(959.87mm)
-9.54"
(-242.32mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Feb–Dec 1949
11-Month
31.50"
(800.10mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
-9.51"
(-241.55mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1972
Jan–Dec 1949
12-Month
35.81"
(909.57mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
-8.84"
(-224.54mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2018
Jul 1948–Dec 1949
18-Month
55.81"
(1,417.57mm)
67.35"
(1,710.69mm)
-11.54"
(-293.12mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2006
Jan 1948–Dec 1949
24-Month
81.42"
(2,068.07mm)
89.27"
(2,267.46mm)
-7.85"
(-199.39mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1965
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1973
Jan 1947–Dec 1949
36-Month
122.84"
(3,120.14mm)
133.83"
(3,399.28mm)
-10.99"
(-279.14mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1943 1966
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Jan 1946–Dec 1949
48-Month
163.49"
(4,152.65mm)
178.43"
(4,532.12mm)
-14.94"
(-379.47mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Jan 1945–Dec 1949
60-Month
214.35"
(5,444.49mm)
223.12"
(5,667.25mm)
-8.77"
(-222.76mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1966
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/