Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, December 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1983
1-Month
5.90"
(149.86mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
2.06"
(52.32mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1982 1943
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1973
Nov–Dec 1983
2-Month
13.89"
(352.81mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
6.04"
(153.42mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1917
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1969
Oct–Dec 1983
3-Month
18.24"
(463.30mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
6.89"
(175.01mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1924
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Sep–Dec 1983
4-Month
20.21"
(513.33mm)
15.13"
(384.30mm)
5.08"
(129.03mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1982 1908
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2005
Aug–Dec 1983
5-Month
24.38"
(619.25mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
5.34"
(135.63mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1982 2001
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2011
Jul–Dec 1983
6-Month
26.38"
(670.05mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2018
Jun–Dec 1983
7-Month
29.05"
(737.87mm)
26.37"
(669.80mm)
2.68"
(68.07mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1982 1949
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2011
May–Dec 1983
8-Month
34.09"
(865.89mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
4.13"
(104.91mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2011
Apr–Dec 1983
9-Month
42.45"
(1,078.23mm)
33.86"
(860.04mm)
8.59"
(218.19mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
Mar–Dec 1983
10-Month
50.35"
(1,278.89mm)
37.79"
(959.87mm)
12.56"
(319.02mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Feb–Dec 1983
11-Month
54.70"
(1,389.38mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
13.69"
(347.73mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1972
Jan–Dec 1983
12-Month
59.42"
(1,509.27mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
14.77"
(375.16mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2018
Jul 1982–Dec 1983
18-Month
77.39"
(1,965.71mm)
67.35"
(1,710.69mm)
10.04"
(255.02mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2006
Jan 1982–Dec 1983
24-Month
105.13"
(2,670.30mm)
89.27"
(2,267.46mm)
15.86"
(402.84mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1973
Jan 1981–Dec 1983
36-Month
148.29"
(3,766.57mm)
133.83"
(3,399.28mm)
14.46"
(367.29mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Jan 1980–Dec 1983
48-Month
183.82"
(4,669.03mm)
178.43"
(4,532.12mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2011
Jan 1979–Dec 1983
60-Month
238.27"
(6,052.06mm)
223.12"
(5,667.25mm)
15.15"
(384.81mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/