Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, April 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1985
1-Month
1.70"
(43.18mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1966 1999
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1987
Mar–Apr 1985
2-Month
4.49"
(114.05mm)
7.83"
(198.88mm)
-3.34"
(-84.83mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1966 1915
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Feb–Apr 1985
3-Month
6.67"
(169.42mm)
11.05"
(280.67mm)
-4.38"
(-111.25mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1941 2012
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Jan–Apr 1985
4-Month
7.86"
(199.64mm)
14.69"
(373.13mm)
-6.83"
(-173.49mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1985
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Dec 1984–Apr 1985
5-Month
10.98"
(278.89mm)
18.51"
(470.15mm)
-7.53"
(-191.26mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1985
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1953
Nov 1984–Apr 1985
6-Month
13.75"
(349.25mm)
22.54"
(572.52mm)
-8.79"
(-223.27mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1985
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Oct 1984–Apr 1985
7-Month
17.57"
(446.28mm)
26.05"
(661.67mm)
-8.48"
(-215.39mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1985
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Sep 1984–Apr 1985
8-Month
19.19"
(487.43mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
-10.64"
(-270.25mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1985
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Aug 1984–Apr 1985
9-Month
20.50"
(520.70mm)
33.73"
(856.74mm)
-13.23"
(-336.04mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1985
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1956
Jul 1984–Apr 1985
10-Month
25.87"
(657.10mm)
37.39"
(949.71mm)
-11.52"
(-292.61mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jun 1984–Apr 1985
11-Month
30.20"
(767.08mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
-10.81"
(-274.57mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
May 1984–Apr 1985
12-Month
39.10"
(993.14mm)
44.60"
(1,132.84mm)
-5.50"
(-139.70mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2007
Nov 1983–Apr 1985
18-Month
71.65"
(1,819.91mm)
67.14"
(1,705.36mm)
4.51"
(114.55mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1973
May 1983–Apr 1985
24-Month
91.85"
(2,332.99mm)
89.15"
(2,264.41mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2007
May 1982–Apr 1985
36-Month
147.95"
(3,757.93mm)
133.78"
(3,398.01mm)
14.17"
(359.92mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1983 1967
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2007
May 1981–Apr 1985
48-Month
192.96"
(4,901.18mm)
178.49"
(4,533.65mm)
14.47"
(367.53mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1984 1967
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2010
May 1980–Apr 1985
60-Month
227.86"
(5,787.64mm)
223.04"
(5,665.22mm)
4.82"
(122.42mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1967
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/