Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, December 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1950
1-Month
3.99"
(101.35mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1943
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1973
Nov–Dec 1950
2-Month
10.38"
(263.65mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1949 1917
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1969
Oct–Dec 1950
3-Month
12.45"
(316.23mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1949 1924
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2005
Ties: 1920
Sep–Dec 1950
4-Month
14.62"
(371.35mm)
15.13"
(384.30mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1949 1908
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2005
Aug–Dec 1950
5-Month
18.84"
(478.54mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1949 2001
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Ties: 1913, 1926
Jul–Dec 1950
6-Month
21.28"
(540.51mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
-1.44"
(-36.58mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2018
Jun–Dec 1950
7-Month
24.30"
(617.22mm)
26.37"
(669.80mm)
-2.07"
(-52.58mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1949 1949
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
May–Dec 1950
8-Month
27.12"
(688.85mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
-2.84"
(-72.13mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Apr–Dec 1950
9-Month
30.24"
(768.10mm)
33.86"
(860.04mm)
-3.62"
(-91.94mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Mar–Dec 1950
10-Month
33.55"
(852.17mm)
37.79"
(959.87mm)
-4.24"
(-107.70mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Feb–Dec 1950
11-Month
37.27"
(946.66mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
-3.74"
(-94.99mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1972
Jan–Dec 1950
12-Month
41.54"
(1,055.12mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
-3.11"
(-78.99mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2018
Ties: 1970
Jul 1949–Dec 1950
18-Month
58.44"
(1,484.38mm)
67.35"
(1,710.69mm)
-8.91"
(-226.31mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2006
Jan 1949–Dec 1950
24-Month
77.35"
(1,964.69mm)
89.27"
(2,267.46mm)
-11.92"
(-302.77mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1973
Jan 1948–Dec 1950
36-Month
122.96"
(3,123.18mm)
133.83"
(3,399.28mm)
-10.87"
(-276.10mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1949 1966
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Ties: 1932
Jan 1947–Dec 1950
48-Month
164.38"
(4,175.25mm)
178.43"
(4,532.12mm)
-14.05"
(-356.87mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1949 1966
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Jan 1946–Dec 1950
60-Month
205.03"
(5,207.76mm)
223.12"
(5,667.25mm)
-18.09"
(-459.49mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/