Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, December 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1960
1-Month
3.44"
(87.38mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1958 1943
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1973
Ties: 1938
Nov–Dec 1960
2-Month
6.48"
(164.59mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1958 1917
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1969
Oct–Dec 1960
3-Month
9.19"
(233.43mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
-2.16"
(-54.86mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1958 1924
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2005
Sep–Dec 1960
4-Month
16.18"
(410.97mm)
15.13"
(384.30mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1958 1908
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2005
Aug–Dec 1960
5-Month
18.86"
(479.04mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
-0.18"
(-4.58mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1958 2001
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2011
Ties: 1970
Jul–Dec 1960
6-Month
24.75"
(628.65mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Jun–Dec 1960
7-Month
27.93"
(709.42mm)
26.37"
(669.80mm)
1.56"
(39.62mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1958 1949
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2011
May–Dec 1960
8-Month
31.65"
(803.91mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2011
Apr–Dec 1960
9-Month
35.92"
(912.37mm)
33.86"
(860.04mm)
2.06"
(52.33mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2011
Mar–Dec 1960
10-Month
38.95"
(989.33mm)
37.79"
(959.87mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2011
Feb–Dec 1960
11-Month
43.70"
(1,109.98mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
2.69"
(68.33mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1972
Jan–Dec 1960
12-Month
46.95"
(1,192.53mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
2.30"
(58.42mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Jul 1959–Dec 1960
18-Month
74.28"
(1,886.71mm)
67.35"
(1,710.69mm)
6.93"
(176.02mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2006
Jan 1959–Dec 1960
24-Month
95.74"
(2,431.80mm)
89.27"
(2,267.46mm)
6.47"
(164.34mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1973
Jan 1958–Dec 1960
36-Month
144.56"
(3,671.82mm)
133.83"
(3,399.28mm)
10.73"
(272.54mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2011
Jan 1957–Dec 1960
48-Month
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
178.43"
(4,532.12mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
Jan 1956–Dec 1960
60-Month
223.61"
(5,679.69mm)
223.12"
(5,667.25mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1953 1966
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/