Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, December 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1976
1-Month
3.02"
(76.71mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1966 1943
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1973
Nov–Dec 1976
2-Month
4.04"
(102.62mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
-3.81"
(-96.77mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1917 1917
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1969
Oct–Dec 1976
3-Month
9.13"
(231.90mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
-2.22"
(-56.39mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1965 1924
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2005
Sep–Dec 1976
4-Month
11.49"
(291.85mm)
15.13"
(384.30mm)
-3.64"
(-92.45mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1965 1908
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2005
Aug–Dec 1976
5-Month
18.39"
(467.11mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1967 2001
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
Jul–Dec 1976
6-Month
22.52"
(572.01mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2018
Jun–Dec 1976
7-Month
24.31"
(617.47mm)
26.37"
(669.80mm)
-2.06"
(-52.33mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1971 1949
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
May–Dec 1976
8-Month
28.12"
(714.25mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
-1.84"
(-46.73mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
Apr–Dec 1976
9-Month
31.01"
(787.65mm)
33.86"
(860.04mm)
-2.85"
(-72.39mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
Mar–Dec 1976
10-Month
34.06"
(865.12mm)
37.79"
(959.87mm)
-3.73"
(-94.75mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
Feb–Dec 1976
11-Month
36.94"
(938.28mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
-4.07"
(-103.37mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1972
Jan–Dec 1976
12-Month
42.45"
(1,078.23mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2018
Jul 1975–Dec 1976
18-Month
76.35"
(1,939.29mm)
67.35"
(1,710.69mm)
9.00"
(228.60mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1974 1965
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2006
Jan 1975–Dec 1976
24-Month
98.20"
(2,494.28mm)
89.27"
(2,267.46mm)
8.93"
(226.82mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1974 1965
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1973
Jan 1974–Dec 1976
36-Month
142.93"
(3,630.42mm)
133.83"
(3,399.28mm)
9.10"
(231.14mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
Jan 1973–Dec 1976
48-Month
194.93"
(4,951.22mm)
178.43"
(4,532.12mm)
16.50"
(419.10mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1973 1966
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
Jan 1972–Dec 1976
60-Month
254.42"
(6,462.27mm)
223.12"
(5,667.25mm)
31.30"
(795.02mm)
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 September 2019, retrieved on September 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/