Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, December 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1962
1-Month
3.64"
(92.46mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1961 1943
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1973
Nov–Dec 1962
2-Month
7.50"
(190.50mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1961 1917
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1969
Oct–Dec 1962
3-Month
14.45"
(367.03mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1961 1924
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2005
Ties: 2003
Sep–Dec 1962
4-Month
18.13"
(460.50mm)
15.13"
(384.30mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1961 1908
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2005
Aug–Dec 1962
5-Month
21.96"
(557.78mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
2.92"
(74.16mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1961 2001
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2011
Jul–Dec 1962
6-Month
24.17"
(613.92mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1961 1965
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
Jun–Dec 1962
7-Month
27.69"
(703.33mm)
26.37"
(669.80mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1949
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
May–Dec 1962
8-Month
29.92"
(759.97mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
-0.04"
(-1.01mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1961 1965
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Apr–Dec 1962
9-Month
34.00"
(863.60mm)
33.86"
(860.04mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Mar–Dec 1962
10-Month
35.70"
(906.78mm)
37.79"
(959.87mm)
-2.09"
(-53.09mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Feb–Dec 1962
11-Month
39.91"
(1,013.71mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1972
Jan–Dec 1962
12-Month
43.52"
(1,105.41mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
-1.13"
(-28.70mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Jul 1961–Dec 1962
18-Month
65.64"
(1,667.26mm)
67.35"
(1,710.69mm)
-1.71"
(-43.43mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2006
Jan 1961–Dec 1962
24-Month
87.17"
(2,214.12mm)
89.27"
(2,267.46mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1973
Jan 1960–Dec 1962
36-Month
134.12"
(3,406.65mm)
133.83"
(3,399.28mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Jan 1959–Dec 1962
48-Month
182.91"
(4,645.91mm)
178.43"
(4,532.12mm)
4.48"
(113.79mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Jan 1958–Dec 1962
60-Month
231.73"
(5,885.94mm)
223.12"
(5,667.25mm)
8.61"
(218.69mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1961 1966
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/