Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, December 1952

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1952
1-Month
3.94"
(100.08mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1949 1943
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1973
Ties: 1929
Nov–Dec 1952
2-Month
6.30"
(160.02mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
-1.55"
(-39.37mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1949 1917
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1969
Oct–Dec 1952
3-Month
7.63"
(193.80mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
-3.72"
(-94.49mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1949 1924
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2005
Sep–Dec 1952
4-Month
10.86"
(275.84mm)
15.13"
(384.30mm)
-4.27"
(-108.46mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1946 1908
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2005
Aug–Dec 1952
5-Month
17.04"
(432.82mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
-2.00"
(-50.80mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1949 2001
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Jul–Dec 1952
6-Month
18.93"
(480.82mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
-3.79"
(-96.27mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2018
Ties: 2016
Jun–Dec 1952
7-Month
23.09"
(586.49mm)
26.37"
(669.80mm)
-3.28"
(-83.31mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1949 1949
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
May–Dec 1952
8-Month
27.16"
(689.86mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
-2.80"
(-71.12mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Apr–Dec 1952
9-Month
31.66"
(804.16mm)
33.86"
(860.04mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Mar–Dec 1952
10-Month
35.13"
(892.30mm)
37.79"
(959.87mm)
-2.66"
(-67.57mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Feb–Dec 1952
11-Month
38.79"
(985.27mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
-2.22"
(-56.38mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1972
Jan–Dec 1952
12-Month
43.30"
(1,099.82mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2018
Jul 1951–Dec 1952
18-Month
69.50"
(1,765.30mm)
67.35"
(1,710.69mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2006
Jan 1951–Dec 1952
24-Month
92.49"
(2,349.25mm)
89.27"
(2,267.46mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1951 1965
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1973
Jan 1950–Dec 1952
36-Month
134.03"
(3,404.36mm)
133.83"
(3,399.28mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2011
Jan 1949–Dec 1952
48-Month
169.84"
(4,313.94mm)
178.43"
(4,532.12mm)
-8.59"
(-218.18mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Jan 1948–Dec 1952
60-Month
215.45"
(5,472.43mm)
223.12"
(5,667.25mm)
-7.67"
(-194.82mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/