Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, September 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1983
1-Month
1.97"
(50.04mm)
3.79"
(96.27mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1980 1914
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1938
Aug–Sep 1983
2-Month
6.14"
(155.96mm)
7.69"
(195.33mm)
-1.55"
(-39.37mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1982 1984
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Jul–Sep 1983
3-Month
8.14"
(206.76mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
-3.23"
(-82.04mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1980 1968
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1938
Jun–Sep 1983
4-Month
10.81"
(274.57mm)
15.02"
(381.51mm)
-4.21"
(-106.94mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1965 1957
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1938
May–Sep 1983
5-Month
15.85"
(402.59mm)
18.61"
(472.69mm)
-2.76"
(-70.10mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1980 1964
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1938
Apr–Sep 1983
6-Month
24.21"
(614.93mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1981 1964
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1938
Mar–Sep 1983
7-Month
32.11"
(815.59mm)
26.45"
(671.83mm)
5.66"
(143.76mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1938
Feb–Sep 1983
8-Month
36.46"
(926.08mm)
29.66"
(753.36mm)
6.80"
(172.72mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1982 1957
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2008
Jan–Sep 1983
9-Month
41.18"
(1,045.97mm)
33.30"
(845.82mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1982 1957
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2008
Dec 1982–Sep 1983
10-Month
43.05"
(1,093.47mm)
37.13"
(943.10mm)
5.92"
(150.37mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1982 1957
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2008
Nov 1982–Sep 1983
11-Month
46.98"
(1,193.29mm)
41.15"
(1,045.21mm)
5.83"
(148.08mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2008
Oct 1982–Sep 1983
12-Month
50.01"
(1,270.25mm)
44.66"
(1,134.36mm)
5.35"
(135.89mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2006
Apr 1982–Sep 1983
18-Month
76.38"
(1,940.05mm)
67.07"
(1,703.58mm)
9.31"
(236.47mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2006
Ties: 1956
Oct 1981–Sep 1983
24-Month
100.76"
(2,559.30mm)
89.25"
(2,266.95mm)
11.51"
(292.35mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2007
Oct 1980–Sep 1983
36-Month
139.22"
(3,536.19mm)
133.88"
(3,400.55mm)
5.34"
(135.64mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2008
Oct 1979–Sep 1983
48-Month
176.39"
(4,480.31mm)
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
-2.11"
(-53.59mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2009
Ties: 1924
Oct 1978–Sep 1983
60-Month
229.74"
(5,835.40mm)
223.10"
(5,666.74mm)
6.64"
(168.66mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 16, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/