Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, May 1969

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1969
1-Month
2.69"
(68.33mm)
3.59"
(91.19mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1965 1903
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1984
Ties: 1995
Apr–May 1969
2-Month
7.51"
(190.75mm)
7.49"
(190.25mm)
0.02"
(0.50mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1968 1899
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1901
Mar–May 1969
3-Month
10.39"
(263.91mm)
11.42"
(290.07mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1966 1915
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1983
Ties: 1959
Feb–May 1969
4-Month
15.32"
(389.13mm)
14.64"
(371.86mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1968 1941
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1983
Jan–May 1969
5-Month
17.17"
(436.12mm)
18.28"
(464.31mm)
-1.11"
(-28.19mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1968 1941
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1983
Ties: 1991
Dec 1968–May 1969
6-Month
23.02"
(584.71mm)
22.10"
(561.34mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1968 1941
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1984
Nov 1968–May 1969
7-Month
29.46"
(748.28mm)
26.13"
(663.70mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1968 1905
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984
Oct 1968–May 1969
8-Month
31.85"
(808.99mm)
29.64"
(752.86mm)
2.21"
(56.13mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1968 1905
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1984
Sep 1968–May 1969
9-Month
34.04"
(864.62mm)
33.42"
(848.87mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1968 1965
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1984
Aug 1968–May 1969
10-Month
35.86"
(910.84mm)
37.32"
(947.93mm)
-1.46"
(-37.09mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1968 1985
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2019
Ties: 1913
Jul 1968–May 1969
11-Month
37.15"
(943.61mm)
40.98"
(1,040.89mm)
-3.83"
(-97.28mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Jun 1968–May 1969
12-Month
44.19"
(1,122.43mm)
44.60"
(1,132.84mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1968 1965
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Dec 1967–May 1969
18-Month
66.80"
(1,696.72mm)
66.72"
(1,694.69mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1968 1966
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1984
Jun 1967–May 1969
24-Month
87.26"
(2,216.40mm)
89.18"
(2,265.17mm)
-1.92"
(-48.77mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1968 1966
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1984
Jun 1966–May 1969
36-Month
130.90"
(3,324.86mm)
133.81"
(3,398.77mm)
-2.91"
(-73.91mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1968 1966
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2007
Ties: 1928
Jun 1965–May 1969
48-Month
163.14"
(4,143.76mm)
178.51"
(4,534.15mm)
-15.37"
(-390.39mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1968 1966
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2010
Jun 1964–May 1969
60-Month
193.09"
(4,904.49mm)
223.07"
(5,665.98mm)
-29.98"
(-761.49mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1968 1966
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/