Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, January 1958

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1958
1-Month
7.16"
(181.86mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
3.52"
(89.40mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1957 1955
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Dec 1957–Jan 1958
2-Month
13.31"
(338.07mm)
7.46"
(189.48mm)
5.85"
(148.59mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1981
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Nov 1957–Jan 1958
3-Month
18.01"
(457.45mm)
11.49"
(291.85mm)
6.52"
(165.60mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1981
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
Oct 1957–Jan 1958
4-Month
20.41"
(518.41mm)
15.00"
(381.00mm)
5.41"
(137.41mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1957 2002
12th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Sep 1957–Jan 1958
5-Month
22.02"
(559.31mm)
18.79"
(477.27mm)
3.23"
(82.04mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1957 2002
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2006
Aug 1957–Jan 1958
6-Month
24.21"
(614.93mm)
22.68"
(576.07mm)
1.53"
(38.86mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1985
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Ties: 2011
Jul 1957–Jan 1958
7-Month
26.16"
(664.46mm)
26.34"
(669.04mm)
-0.18"
(-4.58mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1957 1981
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Jun 1957–Jan 1958
8-Month
28.24"
(717.30mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
-1.72"
(-43.68mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
May 1957–Jan 1958
9-Month
31.34"
(796.04mm)
33.55"
(852.17mm)
-2.21"
(-56.13mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Apr 1957–Jan 1958
10-Month
34.76"
(882.90mm)
37.41"
(950.21mm)
-2.65"
(-67.31mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Mar 1957–Jan 1958
11-Month
37.42"
(950.47mm)
41.36"
(1,050.54mm)
-3.94"
(-100.07mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Feb 1957–Jan 1958
12-Month
38.79"
(985.27mm)
44.61"
(1,133.09mm)
-5.82"
(-147.82mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Aug 1956–Jan 1958
18-Month
59.14"
(1,502.16mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
-8.08"
(-205.23mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2006
Feb 1956–Jan 1958
24-Month
81.21"
(2,062.73mm)
89.20"
(2,265.68mm)
-7.99"
(-202.95mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1974
Feb 1955–Jan 1958
36-Month
137.09"
(3,482.09mm)
133.81"
(3,398.77mm)
3.28"
(83.32mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1953 1967
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2011
Feb 1954–Jan 1958
48-Month
187.53"
(4,763.26mm)
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
9.03"
(229.36mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1954 1967
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1991
Feb 1953–Jan 1958
60-Month
237.76"
(6,039.10mm)
223.05"
(5,665.47mm)
14.71"
(373.63mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1955 1967
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/