Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, December 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1957
1-Month
6.15"
(156.21mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1956 1943
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1973
Nov–Dec 1957
2-Month
10.85"
(275.59mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1956 1917
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1969
Oct–Dec 1957
3-Month
13.25"
(336.55mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1956 1924
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2005
Sep–Dec 1957
4-Month
14.86"
(377.44mm)
15.13"
(384.30mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1952 1908
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2005
Aug–Dec 1957
5-Month
17.05"
(433.07mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
-1.99"
(-50.55mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1952 2001
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2011
Jul–Dec 1957
6-Month
19.00"
(482.60mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
-3.72"
(-94.49mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1952 1965
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2018
Jun–Dec 1957
7-Month
21.08"
(535.43mm)
26.37"
(669.80mm)
-5.29"
(-134.37mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1949 1949
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2011
May–Dec 1957
8-Month
24.18"
(614.17mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
-5.78"
(-146.81mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2011
Apr–Dec 1957
9-Month
27.60"
(701.04mm)
33.86"
(860.04mm)
-6.26"
(-159.00mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2011
Mar–Dec 1957
10-Month
30.26"
(768.60mm)
37.79"
(959.87mm)
-7.53"
(-191.27mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2011
Feb–Dec 1957
11-Month
31.63"
(803.40mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
-9.38"
(-238.25mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1972
Jan–Dec 1957
12-Month
33.94"
(862.08mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
-10.71"
(-272.03mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2018
Jul 1956–Dec 1957
18-Month
55.73"
(1,415.54mm)
67.35"
(1,710.69mm)
-11.62"
(-295.15mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2006
Jan 1956–Dec 1957
24-Month
79.05"
(2,007.87mm)
89.27"
(2,267.46mm)
-10.22"
(-259.59mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1973
Jan 1955–Dec 1957
36-Month
130.77"
(3,321.56mm)
133.83"
(3,399.28mm)
-3.06"
(-77.72mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2011
Jan 1954–Dec 1957
48-Month
183.22"
(4,653.79mm)
178.43"
(4,532.12mm)
4.79"
(121.67mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2011
Ties: 1934
Jan 1953–Dec 1957
60-Month
236.86"
(6,016.24mm)
223.12"
(5,667.25mm)
13.74"
(348.99mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1953 1966
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/