Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, October 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1996
1-Month
7.69"
(195.33mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
4.19"
(106.43mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1994 1924
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2005
Sep–Oct 1996
2-Month
15.19"
(385.83mm)
7.29"
(185.17mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1995 1914
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Aug–Oct 1996
3-Month
17.67"
(448.82mm)
11.19"
(284.23mm)
6.48"
(164.59mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1995 1940
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1955
Jul–Oct 1996
4-Month
24.13"
(612.90mm)
14.87"
(377.70mm)
9.26"
(235.20mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1968
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2021
Jun–Oct 1996
5-Month
27.09"
(688.09mm)
18.52"
(470.41mm)
8.57"
(217.68mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1995 1957
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2021
May–Oct 1996
6-Month
31.11"
(790.19mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
9.00"
(228.60mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1995 1964
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2021
Apr–Oct 1996
7-Month
37.94"
(963.68mm)
26.02"
(660.91mm)
11.92"
(302.77mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1995 1964
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2021
Mar–Oct 1996
8-Month
40.89"
(1,038.61mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
10.94"
(277.88mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1957
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2011
Feb–Oct 1996
9-Month
43.95"
(1,116.33mm)
33.16"
(842.26mm)
10.79"
(274.07mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1957
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2011
Jan–Oct 1996
10-Month
50.55"
(1,283.97mm)
36.80"
(934.72mm)
13.75"
(349.25mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1995 1957
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Dec 1995–Oct 1996
11-Month
53.03"
(1,346.96mm)
40.63"
(1,032.00mm)
12.40"
(314.96mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1957
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Nov 1995–Oct 1996
12-Month
58.84"
(1,494.54mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
14.19"
(360.43mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
May 1995–Oct 1996
18-Month
80.75"
(2,051.05mm)
66.71"
(1,694.43mm)
14.04"
(356.62mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2006
Nov 1994–Oct 1996
24-Month
101.27"
(2,572.26mm)
89.26"
(2,267.20mm)
12.01"
(305.06mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2009
Nov 1993–Oct 1996
36-Month
149.68"
(3,801.87mm)
133.87"
(3,400.30mm)
15.81"
(401.57mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2011
Nov 1992–Oct 1996
48-Month
195.31"
(4,960.87mm)
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
16.81"
(426.97mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2011
Nov 1991–Oct 1996
60-Month
237.30"
(6,027.42mm)
223.14"
(5,667.76mm)
14.16"
(359.66mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/