Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, December 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1951
1-Month
4.74"
(120.40mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1950 1943
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1973
Nov–Dec 1951
2-Month
11.37"
(288.80mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
3.52"
(89.41mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1950 1917
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1969
Oct–Dec 1951
3-Month
15.78"
(400.81mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1950 1924
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2005
Sep–Dec 1951
4-Month
18.34"
(465.84mm)
15.13"
(384.30mm)
3.21"
(81.54mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1950 1908
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2005
Aug–Dec 1951
5-Month
22.31"
(566.67mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
3.27"
(83.05mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1950 2001
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2011
Jul–Dec 1951
6-Month
26.20"
(665.48mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2018
Jun–Dec 1951
7-Month
29.35"
(745.49mm)
26.37"
(669.80mm)
2.98"
(75.69mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1950 1949
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
May–Dec 1951
8-Month
33.32"
(846.33mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
3.36"
(85.35mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Apr–Dec 1951
9-Month
36.54"
(928.12mm)
33.86"
(860.04mm)
2.68"
(68.08mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Mar–Dec 1951
10-Month
41.37"
(1,050.80mm)
37.79"
(959.87mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Feb–Dec 1951
11-Month
45.98"
(1,167.89mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
4.97"
(126.24mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1972
Ties: 1897
Jan–Dec 1951
12-Month
49.19"
(1,249.43mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
4.54"
(115.32mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2018
Jul 1950–Dec 1951
18-Month
70.47"
(1,789.94mm)
67.35"
(1,710.69mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2006
Ties: 1993
Jan 1950–Dec 1951
24-Month
90.73"
(2,304.54mm)
89.27"
(2,267.46mm)
1.46"
(37.08mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1973
Jan 1949–Dec 1951
36-Month
126.54"
(3,214.12mm)
133.83"
(3,399.28mm)
-7.29"
(-185.16mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Jan 1948–Dec 1951
48-Month
172.15"
(4,372.61mm)
178.43"
(4,532.12mm)
-6.28"
(-159.51mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Jan 1947–Dec 1951
60-Month
213.57"
(5,424.68mm)
223.12"
(5,667.25mm)
-9.55"
(-242.57mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
89th 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 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/