Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, October 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1959
1-Month
6.67"
(169.42mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1958 1924
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2005
Sep–Oct 1959
2-Month
8.21"
(208.53mm)
7.29"
(185.17mm)
0.92"
(23.36mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1957 1914
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2005
Aug–Oct 1959
3-Month
11.96"
(303.78mm)
11.19"
(284.23mm)
0.77"
(19.55mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1957 1940
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1955
Jul–Oct 1959
4-Month
17.52"
(445.01mm)
14.87"
(377.70mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1957 1968
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1955
Jun–Oct 1959
5-Month
22.49"
(571.25mm)
18.52"
(470.41mm)
3.97"
(100.84mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1958 1957
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1938
May–Oct 1959
6-Month
23.98"
(609.09mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
1.87"
(47.50mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1958 1964
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1938
Apr–Oct 1959
7-Month
27.91"
(708.91mm)
26.02"
(660.91mm)
1.89"
(48.00mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1964
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
Mar–Oct 1959
8-Month
32.88"
(835.15mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
2.93"
(74.42mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
Feb–Oct 1959
9-Month
35.88"
(911.35mm)
33.16"
(842.26mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
Jan–Oct 1959
10-Month
38.98"
(990.09mm)
36.80"
(934.72mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
Dec 1958–Oct 1959
11-Month
40.62"
(1,031.75mm)
40.63"
(1,032.00mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
Nov 1958–Oct 1959
12-Month
44.32"
(1,125.73mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
May 1958–Oct 1959
18-Month
67.78"
(1,721.61mm)
66.71"
(1,694.43mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2006
Nov 1957–Oct 1959
24-Month
98.65"
(2,505.71mm)
89.26"
(2,267.20mm)
9.39"
(238.51mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2009
Nov 1956–Oct 1959
36-Month
130.65"
(3,318.51mm)
133.87"
(3,400.30mm)
-3.22"
(-81.79mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2011
Nov 1955–Oct 1959
48-Month
172.93"
(4,392.42mm)
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
-5.57"
(-141.48mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
Nov 1954–Oct 1959
60-Month
229.11"
(5,819.39mm)
223.14"
(5,667.76mm)
5.97"
(151.63mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1953 1966
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/