Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, October 1952

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1952
1-Month
1.33"
(33.78mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
-2.17"
(-55.12mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1946 1924
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2005
Sep–Oct 1952
2-Month
4.56"
(115.82mm)
7.29"
(185.17mm)
-2.73"
(-69.35mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1950 1914
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2005
Ties: 1912
Aug–Oct 1952
3-Month
10.74"
(272.80mm)
11.19"
(284.23mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1940
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1955
Jul–Oct 1952
4-Month
12.63"
(320.80mm)
14.87"
(377.70mm)
-2.24"
(-56.90mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1950 1968
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1955
Jun–Oct 1952
5-Month
16.79"
(426.47mm)
18.52"
(470.41mm)
-1.73"
(-43.94mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1957
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1938
May–Oct 1952
6-Month
20.86"
(529.84mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1950 1964
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1938
Apr–Oct 1952
7-Month
25.36"
(644.14mm)
26.02"
(660.91mm)
-0.66"
(-16.77mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1951 1964
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Mar–Oct 1952
8-Month
28.83"
(732.28mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1950 1957
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Feb–Oct 1952
9-Month
32.49"
(825.25mm)
33.16"
(842.26mm)
-0.67"
(-17.01mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1950 1957
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Jan–Oct 1952
10-Month
37.00"
(939.80mm)
36.80"
(934.72mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1950 1957
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Dec 1951–Oct 1952
11-Month
41.74"
(1,060.20mm)
40.63"
(1,032.00mm)
1.11"
(28.20mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1950 1957
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Nov 1951–Oct 1952
12-Month
48.37"
(1,228.60mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1951 1965
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2011
May 1951–Oct 1952
18-Month
70.32"
(1,786.13mm)
66.71"
(1,694.43mm)
3.61"
(91.70mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1951 1965
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2006
Nov 1950–Oct 1952
24-Month
96.57"
(2,452.88mm)
89.26"
(2,267.20mm)
7.31"
(185.68mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2009
Nov 1949–Oct 1952
36-Month
133.12"
(3,381.25mm)
133.87"
(3,400.30mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011
Nov 1948–Oct 1952
48-Month
172.64"
(4,385.06mm)
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
-5.86"
(-148.84mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Nov 1947–Oct 1952
60-Month
217.60"
(5,527.04mm)
223.14"
(5,667.76mm)
-5.54"
(-140.72mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/