Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, July 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1979
1-Month
3.96"
(100.58mm)
3.68"
(93.47mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1978 1968
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1938
Jun–Jul 1979
2-Month
5.02"
(127.51mm)
7.33"
(186.18mm)
-2.31"
(-58.67mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1965 1949
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1938
May–Jul 1979
3-Month
10.46"
(265.68mm)
10.92"
(277.37mm)
-0.46"
(-11.69mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1978 1964
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2006
Ties: 2005
Apr–Jul 1979
4-Month
15.45"
(392.43mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1978 1965
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2006
Mar–Jul 1979
5-Month
18.94"
(481.08mm)
18.76"
(476.50mm)
0.18"
(4.58mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1965
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1984
Feb–Jul 1979
6-Month
22.22"
(564.39mm)
21.97"
(558.04mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1978 1965
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1984
Jan–Jul 1979
7-Month
33.17"
(842.52mm)
25.61"
(650.49mm)
7.56"
(192.03mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1978 1965
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1984
Dec 1978–Jul 1979
8-Month
37.17"
(944.12mm)
29.44"
(747.78mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1978 1965
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1984
Nov 1978–Jul 1979
9-Month
39.56"
(1,004.82mm)
33.46"
(849.88mm)
6.10"
(154.94mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1978 1965
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1984
Oct 1978–Jul 1979
10-Month
42.88"
(1,089.15mm)
36.97"
(939.04mm)
5.91"
(150.11mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1978 1965
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2006
Sep 1978–Jul 1979
11-Month
44.57"
(1,132.08mm)
40.76"
(1,035.30mm)
3.81"
(96.78mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1977 1965
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2006
Aug 1978–Jul 1979
12-Month
49.87"
(1,266.70mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
5.22"
(132.59mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1977 1965
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2006
Feb 1978–Jul 1979
18-Month
66.87"
(1,698.50mm)
66.58"
(1,691.13mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1977 1965
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1984
Aug 1977–Jul 1979
24-Month
101.90"
(2,588.26mm)
89.19"
(2,265.43mm)
12.71"
(322.83mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1978 1966
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2006
Aug 1976–Jul 1979
36-Month
147.84"
(3,755.14mm)
133.88"
(3,400.55mm)
13.96"
(354.59mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2007
Aug 1975–Jul 1979
48-Month
200.68"
(5,097.27mm)
178.49"
(4,533.65mm)
22.19"
(563.62mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1978 1966
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2009
Aug 1974–Jul 1979
60-Month
247.73"
(6,292.34mm)
223.09"
(5,666.49mm)
24.64"
(625.85mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1978 1966
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/