Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, December 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1982
1-Month
1.87"
(47.50mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
-1.97"
(-50.04mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1980 1943
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1973
Nov–Dec 1982
2-Month
5.80"
(147.32mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1980 1917
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1969
Oct–Dec 1982
3-Month
8.83"
(224.28mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
-2.52"
(-64.01mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1965 1924
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2005
Ties: 1896
Sep–Dec 1982
4-Month
11.81"
(299.97mm)
15.13"
(384.30mm)
-3.32"
(-84.33mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1980 1908
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2005
Aug–Dec 1982
5-Month
14.41"
(366.01mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
-4.63"
(-117.61mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1980 2001
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2011
Jul–Dec 1982
6-Month
17.97"
(456.44mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
-4.75"
(-120.65mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1980 1965
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2018
Ties: 1899
Jun–Dec 1982
7-Month
28.17"
(715.52mm)
26.37"
(669.80mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1981 1949
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2011
May–Dec 1982
8-Month
30.77"
(781.56mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
0.81"
(20.58mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Apr–Dec 1982
9-Month
35.20"
(894.08mm)
33.86"
(860.04mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Mar–Dec 1982
10-Month
37.91"
(962.91mm)
37.79"
(959.87mm)
0.12"
(3.04mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Feb–Dec 1982
11-Month
41.32"
(1,049.53mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
0.31"
(7.88mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1980 1965
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1972
Jan–Dec 1982
12-Month
45.71"
(1,161.03mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Jul 1981–Dec 1982
18-Month
69.56"
(1,766.82mm)
67.35"
(1,710.69mm)
2.21"
(56.13mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2006
Jan 1981–Dec 1982
24-Month
88.87"
(2,257.30mm)
89.27"
(2,267.46mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1973
Jan 1980–Dec 1982
36-Month
124.40"
(3,159.76mm)
133.83"
(3,399.28mm)
-9.43"
(-239.52mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2011
Jan 1979–Dec 1982
48-Month
178.85"
(4,542.79mm)
178.43"
(4,532.12mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2011
Jan 1978–Dec 1982
60-Month
221.05"
(5,614.67mm)
223.12"
(5,667.25mm)
-2.07"
(-52.58mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1970 1966
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 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/