Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, August 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1960
1-Month
2.68"
(68.07mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1957 1984
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1955
Ties: 1934
Jul–Aug 1960
2-Month
8.57"
(217.68mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1957 1968
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1955
Jun–Aug 1960
3-Month
11.75"
(298.45mm)
11.24"
(285.50mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1958 1949
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1938
Ties: 2004
May–Aug 1960
4-Month
15.47"
(392.94mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1958 1964
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2006
Apr–Aug 1960
5-Month
19.74"
(501.40mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
1.01"
(25.66mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2006
Mar–Aug 1960
6-Month
22.77"
(578.36mm)
22.66"
(575.56mm)
0.11"
(2.80mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1901
Feb–Aug 1960
7-Month
27.52"
(699.01mm)
25.87"
(657.10mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1984
Ties: 1946
Jan–Aug 1960
8-Month
30.77"
(781.56mm)
29.51"
(749.55mm)
1.26"
(32.01mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1959 1957
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1979
Ties: 1959
Dec 1959–Aug 1960
9-Month
35.14"
(892.56mm)
33.34"
(846.84mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984
Nov 1959–Aug 1960
10-Month
40.58"
(1,030.73mm)
37.36"
(948.94mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984
Oct 1959–Aug 1960
11-Month
47.25"
(1,200.15mm)
40.88"
(1,038.35mm)
6.37"
(161.80mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2006
Sep 1959–Aug 1960
12-Month
48.79"
(1,239.27mm)
44.66"
(1,134.36mm)
4.13"
(104.91mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2006
Mar 1959–Aug 1960
18-Month
73.46"
(1,865.88mm)
67.23"
(1,707.64mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1984
Sep 1958–Aug 1960
24-Month
93.51"
(2,375.15mm)
89.21"
(2,265.93mm)
4.30"
(109.22mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2006
Sep 1957–Aug 1960
36-Month
143.24"
(3,638.30mm)
133.85"
(3,399.79mm)
9.39"
(238.51mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2008
Sep 1956–Aug 1960
48-Month
178.58"
(4,535.93mm)
178.47"
(4,533.14mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009
Sep 1955–Aug 1960
60-Month
225.35"
(5,723.89mm)
223.07"
(5,665.98mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1953 1966
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/