Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, February 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1974
1-Month
2.68"
(68.07mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1968 1987
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2008
Ties: 2017
Jan–Feb 1974
2-Month
6.54"
(166.12mm)
6.85"
(173.99mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1970 1980
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1979
Dec 1973–Feb 1974
3-Month
15.14"
(384.56mm)
10.68"
(271.27mm)
4.46"
(113.29mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1973 1980
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1979
Nov 1973–Feb 1974
4-Month
17.66"
(448.56mm)
14.70"
(373.38mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1972 1980
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1984
Oct 1973–Feb 1974
5-Month
21.01"
(533.65mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
2.79"
(70.86mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2006
Sep 1973–Feb 1974
6-Month
24.26"
(616.20mm)
22.00"
(558.80mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2006
Aug 1973–Feb 1974
7-Month
28.03"
(711.96mm)
25.90"
(657.86mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1972 1985
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1956
Ties: 1903
Jul 1973–Feb 1974
8-Month
32.30"
(820.42mm)
29.56"
(750.82mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Ties: 1991
Jun 1973–Feb 1974
9-Month
37.30"
(947.42mm)
33.17"
(842.52mm)
4.13"
(104.90mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1972 1930
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
May 1973–Feb 1974
10-Month
42.41"
(1,077.21mm)
36.77"
(933.96mm)
5.64"
(143.25mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1972 1965
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Apr 1973–Feb 1974
11-Month
48.78"
(1,239.01mm)
40.63"
(1,032.00mm)
8.15"
(207.01mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Mar 1973–Feb 1974
12-Month
51.97"
(1,320.04mm)
44.57"
(1,132.08mm)
7.40"
(187.96mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Sep 1972–Feb 1974
18-Month
81.19"
(2,062.23mm)
66.55"
(1,690.37mm)
14.64"
(371.86mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1973 1966
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1997
Mar 1972–Feb 1974
24-Month
111.01"
(2,819.65mm)
89.16"
(2,264.66mm)
21.85"
(554.99mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1966
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Mar 1971–Feb 1974
36-Month
151.87"
(3,857.50mm)
133.77"
(3,397.76mm)
18.10"
(459.74mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1973 1967
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2012
Mar 1970–Feb 1974
48-Month
194.32"
(4,935.73mm)
178.45"
(4,532.63mm)
15.87"
(403.10mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1973 1967
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2012
Mar 1969–Feb 1974
60-Month
242.67"
(6,163.82mm)
222.98"
(5,663.69mm)
19.69"
(500.13mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1973 1967
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/