Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, September 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1971
1-Month
2.66"
(67.56mm)
3.79"
(96.27mm)
-1.13"
(-28.71mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1914
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1938
Aug–Sep 1971
2-Month
7.04"
(178.82mm)
7.69"
(195.33mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1968 1984
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2011
Ties: 2002
Jul–Sep 1971
3-Month
10.65"
(270.51mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1970 1968
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1938
Jun–Sep 1971
4-Month
12.61"
(320.29mm)
15.02"
(381.51mm)
-2.41"
(-61.22mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1968 1957
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1938
May–Sep 1971
5-Month
16.82"
(427.23mm)
18.61"
(472.69mm)
-1.79"
(-45.46mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1970 1964
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1938
Apr–Sep 1971
6-Month
19.31"
(490.47mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
-3.20"
(-81.28mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1968 1964
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1938
Mar–Sep 1971
7-Month
22.34"
(567.44mm)
26.45"
(671.83mm)
-4.11"
(-104.39mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1938
Feb–Sep 1971
8-Month
26.86"
(682.24mm)
29.66"
(753.36mm)
-2.80"
(-71.12mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1968 1957
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2008
Jan–Sep 1971
9-Month
29.06"
(738.12mm)
33.30"
(845.82mm)
-4.24"
(-107.70mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1966 1957
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2008
Dec 1970–Sep 1971
10-Month
33.41"
(848.61mm)
37.13"
(943.10mm)
-3.72"
(-94.49mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1966 1957
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2008
Nov 1970–Sep 1971
11-Month
37.50"
(952.50mm)
41.15"
(1,045.21mm)
-3.65"
(-92.71mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2008
Oct 1970–Sep 1971
12-Month
40.52"
(1,029.21mm)
44.66"
(1,134.36mm)
-4.14"
(-105.15mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2006
Apr 1970–Sep 1971
18-Month
61.00"
(1,549.40mm)
67.07"
(1,703.58mm)
-6.07"
(-154.18mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2006
Oct 1969–Sep 1971
24-Month
87.97"
(2,234.44mm)
89.25"
(2,266.95mm)
-1.28"
(-32.51mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2007
Oct 1968–Sep 1971
36-Month
134.60"
(3,418.84mm)
133.88"
(3,400.55mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2008
Oct 1967–Sep 1971
48-Month
175.18"
(4,449.57mm)
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
-3.32"
(-84.33mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2009
Ties: 1959
Oct 1966–Sep 1971
60-Month
221.01"
(5,613.65mm)
223.10"
(5,666.74mm)
-2.09"
(-53.09mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1970 1966
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on May 7, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/