Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, August 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1989
1-Month
5.63"
(143.00mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
1.73"
(43.94mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1988 1984
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1955
Jul–Aug 1989
2-Month
10.34"
(262.64mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
2.76"
(70.11mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1987 1968
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1955
Jun–Aug 1989
3-Month
15.66"
(397.76mm)
11.24"
(285.50mm)
4.42"
(112.26mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1988 1949
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1938
May–Aug 1989
4-Month
21.96"
(557.78mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1988 1964
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2006
Apr–Aug 1989
5-Month
26.32"
(668.53mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
7.59"
(192.79mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2006
Mar–Aug 1989
6-Month
29.42"
(747.27mm)
22.66"
(575.56mm)
6.76"
(171.71mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1901
Feb–Aug 1989
7-Month
32.07"
(814.58mm)
25.87"
(657.10mm)
6.20"
(157.48mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1988 1957
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Jan–Aug 1989
8-Month
33.34"
(846.84mm)
29.51"
(749.55mm)
3.83"
(97.29mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1988 1957
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1979
Dec 1988–Aug 1989
9-Month
34.63"
(879.60mm)
33.34"
(846.84mm)
1.29"
(32.76mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1984
Nov 1988–Aug 1989
10-Month
42.14"
(1,070.36mm)
37.36"
(948.94mm)
4.78"
(121.42mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Oct 1988–Aug 1989
11-Month
45.17"
(1,147.32mm)
40.88"
(1,038.35mm)
4.29"
(108.97mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2006
Sep 1988–Aug 1989
12-Month
47.16"
(1,197.86mm)
44.66"
(1,134.36mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2006
Mar 1988–Aug 1989
18-Month
68.69"
(1,744.73mm)
67.23"
(1,707.64mm)
1.46"
(37.09mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1984
Sep 1987–Aug 1989
24-Month
91.85"
(2,332.99mm)
89.21"
(2,265.93mm)
2.64"
(67.06mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2006
Sep 1986–Aug 1989
36-Month
137.52"
(3,493.01mm)
133.85"
(3,399.79mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2008
Sep 1985–Aug 1989
48-Month
183.61"
(4,663.69mm)
178.47"
(4,533.14mm)
5.14"
(130.55mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2009
Sep 1984–Aug 1989
60-Month
221.20"
(5,618.48mm)
223.07"
(5,665.98mm)
-1.87"
(-47.50mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1970 1966
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/