Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, December 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1980
1-Month
1.33"
(33.78mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
-2.51"
(-63.76mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1955 1943
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1973
Nov–Dec 1980
2-Month
5.06"
(128.52mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
-2.79"
(-70.87mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1976 1917
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1969
Oct–Dec 1980
3-Month
9.17"
(232.92mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
-2.18"
(-55.37mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1976 1924
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2005
Sep–Dec 1980
4-Month
10.93"
(277.62mm)
15.13"
(384.30mm)
-4.20"
(-106.68mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1965 1908
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2005
Aug–Dec 1980
5-Month
13.00"
(330.20mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
-6.04"
(-153.42mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1914 2001
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Jul–Dec 1980
6-Month
16.32"
(414.53mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
-6.40"
(-162.56mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1965 1965
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Jun–Dec 1980
7-Month
20.02"
(508.51mm)
26.37"
(669.80mm)
-6.35"
(-161.29mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1965 1949
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
May–Dec 1980
8-Month
21.81"
(553.97mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
-8.15"
(-207.01mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1965 1965
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Apr–Dec 1980
9-Month
26.74"
(679.20mm)
33.86"
(860.04mm)
-7.12"
(-180.84mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1965 1965
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Mar–Dec 1980
10-Month
33.38"
(847.85mm)
37.79"
(959.87mm)
-4.41"
(-112.02mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1978 1965
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Feb–Dec 1980
11-Month
34.37"
(873.00mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
-6.64"
(-168.65mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1978 1965
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1972
Jan–Dec 1980
12-Month
35.53"
(902.46mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
-9.12"
(-231.65mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1965 1965
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Jul 1979–Dec 1980
18-Month
60.77"
(1,543.56mm)
67.35"
(1,710.69mm)
-6.58"
(-167.13mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2006
Jan 1979–Dec 1980
24-Month
89.98"
(2,285.49mm)
89.27"
(2,267.46mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1973
Jan 1978–Dec 1980
36-Month
132.18"
(3,357.37mm)
133.83"
(3,399.28mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Jan 1977–Dec 1980
48-Month
186.26"
(4,731.00mm)
178.43"
(4,532.12mm)
7.83"
(198.88mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Jan 1976–Dec 1980
60-Month
228.71"
(5,809.23mm)
223.12"
(5,667.25mm)
5.59"
(141.98mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 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/