Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, March 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1951
1-Month
4.83"
(122.68mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1950 1915
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2010
Feb–Mar 1951
2-Month
9.44"
(239.78mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1950 2012
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2010
Jan–Mar 1951
3-Month
12.65"
(321.31mm)
10.78"
(273.81mm)
1.87"
(47.50mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1950 2004
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2010
Dec 1950–Mar 1951
4-Month
16.64"
(422.66mm)
14.61"
(371.09mm)
2.03"
(51.57mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1950 1989
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2010
Nov 1950–Mar 1951
5-Month
23.03"
(584.96mm)
18.63"
(473.20mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1950 1985
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1984
Ties: 1978
Oct 1950–Mar 1951
6-Month
25.10"
(637.54mm)
22.15"
(562.61mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1950 2002
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2010
Sep 1950–Mar 1951
7-Month
27.27"
(692.66mm)
25.93"
(658.62mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1950 1985
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Aug 1950–Mar 1951
8-Month
31.49"
(799.85mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
1.66"
(42.17mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1950 1985
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1956
Jul 1950–Mar 1951
9-Month
33.93"
(861.82mm)
33.49"
(850.65mm)
0.44"
(11.17mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1956
Jun 1950–Mar 1951
10-Month
36.95"
(938.53mm)
37.11"
(942.59mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2010
May 1950–Mar 1951
11-Month
39.77"
(1,010.16mm)
40.70"
(1,033.78mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2010
Apr 1950–Mar 1951
12-Month
42.89"
(1,089.41mm)
44.56"
(1,131.82mm)
-1.67"
(-42.41mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2010
Oct 1949–Mar 1951
18-Month
61.67"
(1,566.42mm)
66.73"
(1,694.94mm)
-5.06"
(-128.52mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2007
Apr 1949–Mar 1951
24-Month
79.97"
(2,031.24mm)
89.12"
(2,263.65mm)
-9.15"
(-232.41mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1942 1966
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2010
Apr 1948–Mar 1951
36-Month
125.43"
(3,185.92mm)
133.76"
(3,397.50mm)
-8.33"
(-211.58mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1945 1967
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2010
Apr 1947–Mar 1951
48-Month
168.59"
(4,282.19mm)
178.45"
(4,532.63mm)
-9.86"
(-250.44mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1950 1967
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2010
Apr 1946–Mar 1951
60-Month
209.60"
(5,323.84mm)
222.95"
(5,662.93mm)
-13.35"
(-339.09mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1945 1967
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 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/