Climate at a Glance

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, December 1968

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1968
1-Month
5.85"
(148.59mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
2.01"
(51.05mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1967 1943
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1973
Nov–Dec 1968
2-Month
12.29"
(312.17mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1967 1917
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1969
Oct–Dec 1968
3-Month
14.68"
(372.87mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1967 1924
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2005
Sep–Dec 1968
4-Month
16.87"
(428.50mm)
15.13"
(384.30mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1908
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2005
Aug–Dec 1968
5-Month
18.69"
(474.73mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1967 2001
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2011
Jul–Dec 1968
6-Month
19.98"
(507.49mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
-2.74"
(-69.60mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1965 1965
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2018
Jun–Dec 1968
7-Month
27.02"
(686.31mm)
26.37"
(669.80mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1967 1949
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2011
May–Dec 1968
8-Month
31.28"
(794.51mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2011
Apr–Dec 1968
9-Month
33.61"
(853.69mm)
33.86"
(860.04mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2011
Mar–Dec 1968
10-Month
40.16"
(1,020.06mm)
37.79"
(959.87mm)
2.37"
(60.19mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2011
Feb–Dec 1968
11-Month
41.16"
(1,045.46mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1972
Jan–Dec 1968
12-Month
43.94"
(1,116.08mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2018
Jul 1967–Dec 1968
18-Month
66.21"
(1,681.73mm)
67.35"
(1,710.69mm)
-1.14"
(-28.96mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2006
Jan 1967–Dec 1968
24-Month
90.43"
(2,296.92mm)
89.27"
(2,267.46mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1967 1965
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1973
Jan 1966–Dec 1968
36-Month
128.08"
(3,253.23mm)
133.83"
(3,399.28mm)
-5.75"
(-146.05mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2011
Jan 1965–Dec 1968
48-Month
157.45"
(3,999.23mm)
178.43"
(4,532.12mm)
-20.98"
(-532.89mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2011
Jan 1964–Dec 1968
60-Month
192.11"
(4,879.59mm)
223.12"
(5,667.25mm)
-31.01"
(-787.66mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/