Climate at a Glance

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, August 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1957
1-Month
2.19"
(55.63mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
-1.71"
(-43.43mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1956 1984
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1955
Ties: 1964
Jul–Aug 1957
2-Month
4.14"
(105.16mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
-3.44"
(-87.37mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1929 1968
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1955
Jun–Aug 1957
3-Month
6.22"
(157.99mm)
11.24"
(285.50mm)
-5.02"
(-127.51mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1949
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1938
May–Aug 1957
4-Month
9.32"
(236.73mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
-5.51"
(-139.95mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1964
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2006
Apr–Aug 1957
5-Month
12.74"
(323.60mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
-5.99"
(-152.14mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1965
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2006
Mar–Aug 1957
6-Month
15.40"
(391.16mm)
22.66"
(575.56mm)
-7.26"
(-184.40mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1965
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1901
Feb–Aug 1957
7-Month
16.77"
(425.96mm)
25.87"
(657.10mm)
-9.10"
(-231.14mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1957
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1984
Jan–Aug 1957
8-Month
19.08"
(484.63mm)
29.51"
(749.55mm)
-10.43"
(-264.92mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1957
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1979
Dec 1956–Aug 1957
9-Month
24.21"
(614.93mm)
33.34"
(846.84mm)
-9.13"
(-231.91mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1965
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1984
Nov 1956–Aug 1957
10-Month
27.99"
(710.95mm)
37.36"
(948.94mm)
-9.37"
(-237.99mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1918 1965
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1984
Oct 1956–Aug 1957
11-Month
30.55"
(775.97mm)
40.88"
(1,038.35mm)
-10.33"
(-262.38mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1965
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2006
Sep 1956–Aug 1957
12-Month
35.34"
(897.64mm)
44.66"
(1,134.36mm)
-9.32"
(-236.72mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1918 1965
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2006
Mar 1956–Aug 1957
18-Month
54.94"
(1,395.48mm)
67.23"
(1,707.64mm)
-12.29"
(-312.16mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1911 1966
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1984
Sep 1955–Aug 1957
24-Month
82.11"
(2,085.59mm)
89.21"
(2,265.93mm)
-7.10"
(-180.34mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2006
Sep 1954–Aug 1957
36-Month
137.19"
(3,484.63mm)
133.85"
(3,399.79mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2008
Ties: 1947
Sep 1953–Aug 1957
48-Month
185.32"
(4,707.13mm)
178.47"
(4,533.14mm)
6.85"
(173.99mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1953 1966
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2009
Sep 1952–Aug 1957
60-Month
232.86"
(5,914.64mm)
223.07"
(5,665.98mm)
9.79"
(248.66mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1954 1966
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 9, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/