Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, December 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1989
1-Month
1.10"
(27.94mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
-2.74"
(-69.60mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1943
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1973
Nov–Dec 1989
2-Month
5.77"
(146.56mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1987 1917
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1969
Oct–Dec 1989
3-Month
12.26"
(311.40mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1924
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2005
Sep–Dec 1989
4-Month
17.04"
(432.82mm)
15.13"
(384.30mm)
1.91"
(48.52mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1988 1908
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2005
Aug–Dec 1989
5-Month
22.67"
(575.82mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1988 2001
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2011
Jul–Dec 1989
6-Month
27.38"
(695.45mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
4.66"
(118.36mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2018
Jun–Dec 1989
7-Month
32.70"
(830.58mm)
26.37"
(669.80mm)
6.33"
(160.78mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1988 1949
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
May–Dec 1989
8-Month
39.00"
(990.60mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
9.04"
(229.62mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
Apr–Dec 1989
9-Month
43.36"
(1,101.34mm)
33.86"
(860.04mm)
9.50"
(241.30mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
Mar–Dec 1989
10-Month
46.46"
(1,180.08mm)
37.79"
(959.87mm)
8.67"
(220.21mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2011
Feb–Dec 1989
11-Month
49.11"
(1,247.39mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
8.10"
(205.74mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1972
Jan–Dec 1989
12-Month
50.38"
(1,279.65mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
5.73"
(145.54mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2018
Jul 1988–Dec 1989
18-Month
74.73"
(1,898.14mm)
67.35"
(1,710.69mm)
7.38"
(187.45mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2006
Jan 1988–Dec 1989
24-Month
92.69"
(2,354.33mm)
89.27"
(2,267.46mm)
3.42"
(86.87mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1973
Jan 1987–Dec 1989
36-Month
137.96"
(3,504.18mm)
133.83"
(3,399.28mm)
4.13"
(104.90mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Jan 1986–Dec 1989
48-Month
186.36"
(4,733.54mm)
178.43"
(4,532.12mm)
7.93"
(201.42mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Jan 1985–Dec 1989
60-Month
226.91"
(5,763.51mm)
223.12"
(5,667.25mm)
3.79"
(96.26mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/