Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, March 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1960
1-Month
3.03"
(76.96mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1957 1915
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2010
Ties: 1904, 1971
Feb–Mar 1960
2-Month
7.78"
(197.61mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1958 2012
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2010
Jan–Mar 1960
3-Month
11.03"
(280.16mm)
10.78"
(273.81mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1957 2004
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2010
Dec 1959–Mar 1960
4-Month
15.40"
(391.16mm)
14.61"
(371.09mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1959 1989
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2010
Nov 1959–Mar 1960
5-Month
20.84"
(529.34mm)
18.63"
(473.20mm)
2.21"
(56.14mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1985
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984
Oct 1959–Mar 1960
6-Month
27.51"
(698.75mm)
22.15"
(562.61mm)
5.36"
(136.14mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2010
Sep 1959–Mar 1960
7-Month
29.05"
(737.87mm)
25.93"
(658.62mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1959 1985
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Aug 1959–Mar 1960
8-Month
32.80"
(833.12mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
2.97"
(75.44mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1959 1985
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1956
Jul 1959–Mar 1960
9-Month
38.36"
(974.34mm)
33.49"
(850.65mm)
4.87"
(123.69mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1956
Jun 1959–Mar 1960
10-Month
43.33"
(1,100.58mm)
37.11"
(942.59mm)
6.22"
(157.99mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2010
May 1959–Mar 1960
11-Month
44.82"
(1,138.43mm)
40.70"
(1,033.78mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2010
Apr 1959–Mar 1960
12-Month
48.75"
(1,238.25mm)
44.56"
(1,131.82mm)
4.19"
(106.43mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2010
Oct 1958–Mar 1960
18-Month
68.50"
(1,739.90mm)
66.73"
(1,694.94mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2007
Apr 1958–Mar 1960
24-Month
94.86"
(2,409.44mm)
89.12"
(2,263.65mm)
5.74"
(145.79mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2010
Apr 1957–Mar 1960
36-Month
136.24"
(3,460.50mm)
133.76"
(3,397.50mm)
2.48"
(63.00mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1959 1967
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2010
Apr 1956–Mar 1960
48-Month
172.67"
(4,385.82mm)
178.45"
(4,532.63mm)
-5.78"
(-146.81mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1951 1967
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2010
Apr 1955–Mar 1960
60-Month
230.43"
(5,852.92mm)
222.95"
(5,662.93mm)
7.48"
(189.99mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1967
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/