Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, March 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1983
1-Month
7.90"
(200.66mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
3.97"
(100.84mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1982 1915
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2010
Feb–Mar 1983
2-Month
12.25"
(311.15mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
5.10"
(129.54mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1982 2012
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2010
Jan–Mar 1983
3-Month
16.97"
(431.04mm)
10.78"
(273.81mm)
6.19"
(157.23mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1982 2004
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2010
Dec 1982–Mar 1983
4-Month
18.84"
(478.54mm)
14.61"
(371.09mm)
4.23"
(107.45mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1982 1989
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2010
Nov 1982–Mar 1983
5-Month
22.77"
(578.36mm)
18.63"
(473.20mm)
4.14"
(105.16mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1982 1985
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1984
Oct 1982–Mar 1983
6-Month
25.80"
(655.32mm)
22.15"
(562.61mm)
3.65"
(92.71mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2010
Sep 1982–Mar 1983
7-Month
28.78"
(731.01mm)
25.93"
(658.62mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1982 1985
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Aug 1982–Mar 1983
8-Month
31.38"
(797.05mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1982 1985
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1956
Jul 1982–Mar 1983
9-Month
34.94"
(887.48mm)
33.49"
(850.65mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1956
Jun 1982–Mar 1983
10-Month
45.14"
(1,146.56mm)
37.11"
(942.59mm)
8.03"
(203.97mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2010
May 1982–Mar 1983
11-Month
47.74"
(1,212.60mm)
40.70"
(1,033.78mm)
7.04"
(178.82mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2010
Apr 1982–Mar 1983
12-Month
52.17"
(1,325.12mm)
44.56"
(1,131.82mm)
7.61"
(193.30mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2010
Oct 1981–Mar 1983
18-Month
76.55"
(1,944.37mm)
66.73"
(1,694.94mm)
9.82"
(249.43mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2007
Apr 1981–Mar 1983
24-Month
96.49"
(2,450.85mm)
89.12"
(2,263.65mm)
7.37"
(187.20mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2010
Apr 1980–Mar 1983
36-Month
132.58"
(3,367.53mm)
133.76"
(3,397.50mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1982 1967
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2010
Apr 1979–Mar 1983
48-Month
178.10"
(4,523.74mm)
178.45"
(4,532.63mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1982 1967
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2010
Apr 1978–Mar 1983
60-Month
224.88"
(5,711.95mm)
222.95"
(5,662.93mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1967
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/