Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, January 1975

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1975
1-Month
5.26"
(133.60mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
1.62"
(41.14mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1974 1955
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1979
Dec 1974–Jan 1975
2-Month
9.38"
(238.25mm)
7.46"
(189.48mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1981
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1979
Nov 1974–Jan 1975
3-Month
12.24"
(310.90mm)
11.49"
(291.85mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1972 1981
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1978
Oct 1974–Jan 1975
4-Month
14.77"
(375.16mm)
15.00"
(381.00mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2006
Sep 1974–Jan 1975
5-Month
22.04"
(559.82mm)
18.79"
(477.27mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2006
Aug 1974–Jan 1975
6-Month
25.34"
(643.64mm)
22.68"
(576.07mm)
2.66"
(67.57mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1985
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Jul 1974–Jan 1975
7-Month
28.07"
(712.98mm)
26.34"
(669.04mm)
1.73"
(43.94mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1972 1981
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Jun 1974–Jan 1975
8-Month
31.34"
(796.04mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
1.38"
(35.06mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1972 1965
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
May 1974–Jan 1975
9-Month
35.72"
(907.29mm)
33.55"
(852.17mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1972 1965
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Apr 1974–Jan 1975
10-Month
39.07"
(992.38mm)
37.41"
(950.21mm)
1.66"
(42.17mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Mar 1974–Jan 1975
11-Month
43.45"
(1,103.63mm)
41.36"
(1,050.54mm)
2.09"
(53.09mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Feb 1974–Jan 1975
12-Month
46.13"
(1,171.70mm)
44.61"
(1,133.09mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Aug 1973–Jan 1975
18-Month
71.48"
(1,815.59mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
4.26"
(108.20mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2006
Feb 1973–Jan 1975
24-Month
98.28"
(2,496.31mm)
89.20"
(2,265.68mm)
9.08"
(230.63mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974
Feb 1972–Jan 1975
36-Month
159.30"
(4,046.22mm)
133.81"
(3,398.77mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1974 1967
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Feb 1971–Jan 1975
48-Month
199.84"
(5,075.94mm)
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
21.34"
(542.04mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1974 1967
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2012
Feb 1970–Jan 1975
60-Month
242.56"
(6,161.02mm)
223.05"
(5,665.47mm)
19.51"
(495.55mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1973 1967
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/