Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, March 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1962
1-Month
1.70"
(43.18mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
-2.23"
(-56.64mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1946 1915
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2010
Feb–Mar 1962
2-Month
5.91"
(150.11mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
-1.24"
(-31.50mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1957 2012
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2010
Jan–Mar 1962
3-Month
9.52"
(241.81mm)
10.78"
(273.81mm)
-1.26"
(-32.00mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1961 2004
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010
Dec 1961–Mar 1962
4-Month
12.91"
(327.91mm)
14.61"
(371.09mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1989
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010
Nov 1961–Mar 1962
5-Month
16.75"
(425.45mm)
18.63"
(473.20mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1961 1985
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1984
Oct 1961–Mar 1962
6-Month
19.56"
(496.82mm)
22.15"
(562.61mm)
-2.59"
(-65.79mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1961 2002
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010
Sep 1961–Mar 1962
7-Month
24.70"
(627.38mm)
25.93"
(658.62mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1985
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Aug 1961–Mar 1962
8-Month
28.10"
(713.74mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
-1.73"
(-43.94mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1957 1985
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1956
Jul 1961–Mar 1962
9-Month
31.64"
(803.66mm)
33.49"
(850.65mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1956
Jun 1961–Mar 1962
10-Month
34.38"
(873.25mm)
37.11"
(942.59mm)
-2.73"
(-69.34mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2010
May 1961–Mar 1962
11-Month
38.48"
(977.39mm)
40.70"
(1,033.78mm)
-2.22"
(-56.39mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2010
Apr 1961–Mar 1962
12-Month
43.75"
(1,111.25mm)
44.56"
(1,131.82mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2010
Oct 1960–Mar 1962
18-Month
62.36"
(1,583.94mm)
66.73"
(1,694.94mm)
-4.37"
(-111.00mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2007
Apr 1960–Mar 1962
24-Month
89.09"
(2,262.89mm)
89.12"
(2,263.65mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2010
Apr 1959–Mar 1962
36-Month
137.84"
(3,501.14mm)
133.76"
(3,397.50mm)
4.08"
(103.64mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1960 1967
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2010
Ties: 1934
Apr 1958–Mar 1962
48-Month
183.95"
(4,672.33mm)
178.45"
(4,532.63mm)
5.50"
(139.70mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1961 1967
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2010
Apr 1957–Mar 1962
60-Month
225.33"
(5,723.38mm)
222.95"
(5,662.93mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1961 1967
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/