Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, October 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1998
1-Month
4.99"
(126.75mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1997 1924
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2005
Sep–Oct 1998
2-Month
7.33"
(186.18mm)
7.29"
(185.17mm)
0.04"
(1.01mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1997 1914
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2005
Aug–Oct 1998
3-Month
10.15"
(257.81mm)
11.19"
(284.23mm)
-1.04"
(-26.42mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1997 1940
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1955
Jul–Oct 1998
4-Month
13.03"
(330.96mm)
14.87"
(377.70mm)
-1.84"
(-46.74mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1997 1968
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2021
Jun–Oct 1998
5-Month
22.24"
(564.90mm)
18.52"
(470.41mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1997 1957
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2021
May–Oct 1998
6-Month
27.20"
(690.88mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
5.09"
(129.29mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1997 1964
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2021
Apr–Oct 1998
7-Month
30.87"
(784.10mm)
26.02"
(660.91mm)
4.85"
(123.19mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1964
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2021
Mar–Oct 1998
8-Month
35.96"
(913.38mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
6.01"
(152.65mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1997 1957
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Feb–Oct 1998
9-Month
40.44"
(1,027.18mm)
33.16"
(842.26mm)
7.28"
(184.92mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1997 1957
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Jan–Oct 1998
10-Month
46.25"
(1,174.75mm)
36.80"
(934.72mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1997 1957
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Dec 1997–Oct 1998
11-Month
49.42"
(1,255.27mm)
40.63"
(1,032.00mm)
8.79"
(223.27mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1997 1957
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Nov 1997–Oct 1998
12-Month
55.89"
(1,419.61mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
11.24"
(285.50mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1997 1965
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
May 1997–Oct 1998
18-Month
72.36"
(1,837.94mm)
66.71"
(1,694.43mm)
5.65"
(143.51mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2006
Nov 1996–Oct 1998
24-Month
97.43"
(2,474.72mm)
89.26"
(2,267.20mm)
8.17"
(207.52mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2009
Nov 1995–Oct 1998
36-Month
156.27"
(3,969.26mm)
133.87"
(3,400.30mm)
22.40"
(568.96mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1997 1966
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Nov 1994–Oct 1998
48-Month
198.70"
(5,046.98mm)
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
20.20"
(513.08mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1997 1966
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2011
Nov 1993–Oct 1998
60-Month
247.11"
(6,276.59mm)
223.14"
(5,667.76mm)
23.97"
(608.83mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1997 1966
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 23, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/