Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, March 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1959
1-Month
4.97"
(126.24mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
1.04"
(26.42mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1958 1915
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2010
Ties: 2005
Feb–Mar 1959
2-Month
7.97"
(202.44mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1958 2012
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2010
Jan–Mar 1959
3-Month
11.07"
(281.18mm)
10.78"
(273.81mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1957 2004
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2010
Ties: 1964
Dec 1958–Mar 1959
4-Month
12.71"
(322.83mm)
14.61"
(371.09mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1957 1989
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2010
Ties: 1988
Nov 1958–Mar 1959
5-Month
16.41"
(416.81mm)
18.63"
(473.20mm)
-2.22"
(-56.39mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1957 1985
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984
Oct 1958–Mar 1959
6-Month
19.75"
(501.65mm)
22.15"
(562.61mm)
-2.40"
(-60.96mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1957 2002
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2010
Ties: 1932
Sep 1958–Mar 1959
7-Month
25.02"
(635.51mm)
25.93"
(658.62mm)
-0.91"
(-23.11mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1957 1985
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Aug 1958–Mar 1959
8-Month
29.29"
(743.97mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
-0.54"
(-13.71mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1957 1985
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1956
Jul 1958–Mar 1959
9-Month
34.05"
(864.87mm)
33.49"
(850.65mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1956
Jun 1958–Mar 1959
10-Month
36.14"
(917.96mm)
37.11"
(942.59mm)
-0.97"
(-24.63mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2010
May 1958–Mar 1959
11-Month
39.87"
(1,012.70mm)
40.70"
(1,033.78mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2010
Ties: 1995
Apr 1958–Mar 1959
12-Month
46.11"
(1,171.19mm)
44.56"
(1,131.82mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2010
Oct 1957–Mar 1959
18-Month
73.14"
(1,857.76mm)
66.73"
(1,694.94mm)
6.41"
(162.82mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2007
Apr 1957–Mar 1959
24-Month
87.49"
(2,222.25mm)
89.12"
(2,263.65mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2010
Apr 1956–Mar 1959
36-Month
123.92"
(3,147.57mm)
133.76"
(3,397.50mm)
-9.84"
(-249.93mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1944 1967
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2010
Apr 1955–Mar 1959
48-Month
181.68"
(4,614.67mm)
178.45"
(4,532.63mm)
3.23"
(82.04mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1953 1967
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2010
Apr 1954–Mar 1959
60-Month
233.90"
(5,941.06mm)
222.95"
(5,662.93mm)
10.95"
(278.13mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1958 1967
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/