Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, August 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1976
1-Month
6.90"
(175.26mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1975 1984
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1955
Jul–Aug 1976
2-Month
11.03"
(280.16mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
3.45"
(87.63mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1975 1968
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1955
Jun–Aug 1976
3-Month
12.82"
(325.63mm)
11.24"
(285.50mm)
1.58"
(40.13mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1974 1949
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1938
May–Aug 1976
4-Month
16.63"
(422.40mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1974 1964
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2006
Apr–Aug 1976
5-Month
19.52"
(495.81mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1974 1965
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2006
Mar–Aug 1976
6-Month
22.57"
(573.28mm)
22.66"
(575.56mm)
-0.09"
(-2.28mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1974 1965
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1901
Feb–Aug 1976
7-Month
25.45"
(646.43mm)
25.87"
(657.10mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1974 1957
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1984
Jan–Aug 1976
8-Month
30.96"
(786.38mm)
29.51"
(749.55mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1974 1957
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1979
Dec 1975–Aug 1976
9-Month
35.86"
(910.84mm)
33.34"
(846.84mm)
2.52"
(64.00mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1984
Nov 1975–Aug 1976
10-Month
41.65"
(1,057.91mm)
37.36"
(948.94mm)
4.29"
(108.97mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1975 1965
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1984
Oct 1975–Aug 1976
11-Month
47.05"
(1,195.07mm)
40.88"
(1,038.35mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1975 1965
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2006
Sep 1975–Aug 1976
12-Month
54.21"
(1,376.93mm)
44.66"
(1,134.36mm)
9.55"
(242.57mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1975 1965
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2006
Mar 1975–Aug 1976
18-Month
77.97"
(1,980.44mm)
67.23"
(1,707.64mm)
10.74"
(272.80mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1975 1966
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1984
Sep 1974–Aug 1976
24-Month
103.49"
(2,628.65mm)
89.21"
(2,265.93mm)
14.28"
(362.72mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1975 1966
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2006
Sep 1973–Aug 1976
36-Month
149.16"
(3,788.66mm)
133.85"
(3,399.79mm)
15.31"
(388.87mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1973 1966
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2008
Sep 1972–Aug 1976
48-Month
206.09"
(5,234.69mm)
178.47"
(4,533.14mm)
27.62"
(701.55mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1975 1966
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Sep 1971–Aug 1976
60-Month
257.09"
(6,530.09mm)
223.07"
(5,665.98mm)
34.02"
(864.11mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1975 1966
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/