Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, April 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1961
1-Month
5.27"
(133.86mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1960 1999
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1987
Mar–Apr 1961
2-Month
8.81"
(223.77mm)
7.83"
(198.88mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1960 1915
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Feb–Apr 1961
3-Month
12.12"
(307.85mm)
11.05"
(280.67mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1960 2012
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Jan–Apr 1961
4-Month
14.69"
(373.13mm)
14.69"
(373.13mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1957 1985
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1983
Dec 1960–Apr 1961
5-Month
18.13"
(460.50mm)
18.51"
(470.15mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1959 1985
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1953
Nov 1960–Apr 1961
6-Month
21.17"
(537.72mm)
22.54"
(572.52mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1959 1985
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1984
Oct 1960–Apr 1961
7-Month
23.88"
(606.55mm)
26.05"
(661.67mm)
-2.17"
(-55.12mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1959 1985
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1984
Sep 1960–Apr 1961
8-Month
30.87"
(784.10mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
1.04"
(26.42mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1959 1985
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Aug 1960–Apr 1961
9-Month
33.55"
(852.17mm)
33.73"
(856.74mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1959 1985
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1956
Jul 1960–Apr 1961
10-Month
39.44"
(1,001.78mm)
37.39"
(949.71mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jun 1960–Apr 1961
11-Month
42.62"
(1,082.55mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
1.61"
(40.90mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
May 1960–Apr 1961
12-Month
46.34"
(1,177.04mm)
44.60"
(1,132.84mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2007
Ties: 1986
Nov 1959–Apr 1961
18-Month
71.45"
(1,814.83mm)
67.14"
(1,705.36mm)
4.31"
(109.47mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1973
May 1959–Apr 1961
24-Month
95.43"
(2,423.92mm)
89.15"
(2,264.41mm)
6.28"
(159.51mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2007
May 1958–Apr 1961
36-Month
139.23"
(3,536.44mm)
133.78"
(3,398.01mm)
5.45"
(138.43mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1967
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2007
May 1957–Apr 1961
48-Month
183.43"
(4,659.12mm)
178.49"
(4,533.65mm)
4.94"
(125.47mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1960 1967
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2010
May 1956–Apr 1961
60-Month
219.60"
(5,577.84mm)
223.04"
(5,665.22mm)
-3.44"
(-87.38mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1967
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/