Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, August 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1980
1-Month
2.07"
(52.58mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1968 1984
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1955
Jul–Aug 1980
2-Month
5.39"
(136.91mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
-2.19"
(-55.62mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1968 1968
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1955
Jun–Aug 1980
3-Month
9.09"
(230.89mm)
11.24"
(285.50mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1966 1949
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1938
Ties: 2007
May–Aug 1980
4-Month
10.88"
(276.35mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
-3.95"
(-100.33mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1965 1964
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2006
Apr–Aug 1980
5-Month
15.81"
(401.57mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
-2.92"
(-74.17mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2006
Mar–Aug 1980
6-Month
22.45"
(570.23mm)
22.66"
(575.56mm)
-0.21"
(-5.33mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1965
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1901
Feb–Aug 1980
7-Month
23.44"
(595.38mm)
25.87"
(657.10mm)
-2.43"
(-61.72mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1984
Jan–Aug 1980
8-Month
24.60"
(624.84mm)
29.51"
(749.55mm)
-4.91"
(-124.71mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1966 1957
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Dec 1979–Aug 1980
9-Month
26.62"
(676.15mm)
33.34"
(846.84mm)
-6.72"
(-170.69mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1984
Nov 1979–Aug 1980
10-Month
30.77"
(781.56mm)
37.36"
(948.94mm)
-6.59"
(-167.38mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1984
Oct 1979–Aug 1980
11-Month
35.41"
(899.41mm)
40.88"
(1,038.35mm)
-5.47"
(-138.94mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2006
Sep 1979–Aug 1980
12-Month
39.80"
(1,010.92mm)
44.66"
(1,134.36mm)
-4.86"
(-123.44mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2006
Mar 1979–Aug 1980
18-Month
64.82"
(1,646.43mm)
67.23"
(1,707.64mm)
-2.41"
(-61.21mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1984
Sep 1978–Aug 1980
24-Month
90.45"
(2,297.43mm)
89.21"
(2,265.93mm)
1.24"
(31.50mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2006
Sep 1977–Aug 1980
36-Month
143.80"
(3,652.52mm)
133.85"
(3,399.79mm)
9.95"
(252.73mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2008
Sep 1976–Aug 1980
48-Month
186.82"
(4,745.23mm)
178.47"
(4,533.14mm)
8.35"
(212.09mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2009
Sep 1975–Aug 1980
60-Month
241.03"
(6,122.16mm)
223.07"
(5,665.98mm)
17.96"
(456.18mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on December 2, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/