Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, August 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1982
1-Month
2.60"
(66.04mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1981 1984
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1955
Jul–Aug 1982
2-Month
6.16"
(156.46mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
-1.42"
(-36.07mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1981 1968
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1955
Jun–Aug 1982
3-Month
16.36"
(415.54mm)
11.24"
(285.50mm)
5.12"
(130.04mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1981 1949
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1938
May–Aug 1982
4-Month
18.96"
(481.58mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
4.13"
(104.90mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1981 1964
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2006
Apr–Aug 1982
5-Month
23.39"
(594.11mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
4.66"
(118.37mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2006
Mar–Aug 1982
6-Month
26.10"
(662.94mm)
22.66"
(575.56mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1901
Ties: 2001
Feb–Aug 1982
7-Month
29.51"
(749.55mm)
25.87"
(657.10mm)
3.64"
(92.45mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1984
Jan–Aug 1982
8-Month
33.90"
(861.06mm)
29.51"
(749.55mm)
4.39"
(111.51mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Dec 1981–Aug 1982
9-Month
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
33.34"
(846.84mm)
6.21"
(157.73mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1984
Nov 1981–Aug 1982
10-Month
42.84"
(1,088.14mm)
37.36"
(948.94mm)
5.48"
(139.20mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1984
Oct 1981–Aug 1982
11-Month
47.77"
(1,213.36mm)
40.88"
(1,038.35mm)
6.89"
(175.01mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2006
Sep 1981–Aug 1982
12-Month
51.71"
(1,313.43mm)
44.66"
(1,134.36mm)
7.05"
(179.07mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2006
Mar 1981–Aug 1982
18-Month
68.47"
(1,739.14mm)
67.23"
(1,707.64mm)
1.24"
(31.50mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1984
Sep 1980–Aug 1982
24-Month
87.99"
(2,234.95mm)
89.21"
(2,265.93mm)
-1.22"
(-30.98mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2006
Sep 1979–Aug 1982
36-Month
127.79"
(3,245.87mm)
133.85"
(3,399.79mm)
-6.06"
(-153.92mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2008
Sep 1978–Aug 1982
48-Month
178.44"
(4,532.38mm)
178.47"
(4,533.14mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2009
Sep 1977–Aug 1982
60-Month
231.79"
(5,887.47mm)
223.07"
(5,665.98mm)
8.72"
(221.49mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/