Climate at a Glance

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, October 1968

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1968
1-Month
2.39"
(60.71mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
-1.11"
(-28.19mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1967 1924
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2005
Sep–Oct 1968
2-Month
4.58"
(116.33mm)
7.29"
(185.17mm)
-2.71"
(-68.84mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1964 1914
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2005
Aug–Oct 1968
3-Month
6.40"
(162.56mm)
11.19"
(284.23mm)
-4.79"
(-121.67mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1957 1940
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1955
Jul–Oct 1968
4-Month
7.69"
(195.33mm)
14.87"
(377.70mm)
-7.18"
(-182.37mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1968
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1955
Jun–Oct 1968
5-Month
14.73"
(374.14mm)
18.52"
(470.41mm)
-3.79"
(-96.27mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1965 1957
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1938
May–Oct 1968
6-Month
18.99"
(482.35mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
-3.12"
(-79.24mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1965 1964
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1938
Apr–Oct 1968
7-Month
21.32"
(541.53mm)
26.02"
(660.91mm)
-4.70"
(-119.38mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1966 1964
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2011
Mar–Oct 1968
8-Month
27.87"
(707.90mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1966 1957
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2011
Feb–Oct 1968
9-Month
28.87"
(733.30mm)
33.16"
(842.26mm)
-4.29"
(-108.96mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1966 1957
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2011
Jan–Oct 1968
10-Month
31.65"
(803.91mm)
36.80"
(934.72mm)
-5.15"
(-130.81mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1966 1957
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2011
Dec 1967–Oct 1968
11-Month
37.34"
(948.44mm)
40.63"
(1,032.00mm)
-3.29"
(-83.56mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1957
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2011
Nov 1967–Oct 1968
12-Month
40.75"
(1,035.05mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
-3.90"
(-99.06mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2011
May 1967–Oct 1968
18-Month
64.48"
(1,637.79mm)
66.71"
(1,694.43mm)
-2.23"
(-56.64mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1967 1965
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2006
Nov 1966–Oct 1968
24-Month
85.26"
(2,165.60mm)
89.26"
(2,267.20mm)
-4.00"
(-101.60mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2009
Nov 1965–Oct 1968
36-Month
120.24"
(3,054.10mm)
133.87"
(3,400.30mm)
-13.63"
(-346.20mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2011
Nov 1964–Oct 1968
48-Month
152.13"
(3,864.10mm)
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
-26.37"
(-669.80mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2011
Nov 1963–Oct 1968
60-Month
189.17"
(4,804.92mm)
223.14"
(5,667.76mm)
-33.97"
(-862.84mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on August 2, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/