Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, October 2001

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2001
1-Month
1.10"
(27.94mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
-2.40"
(-60.96mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1994 1924
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2005
Ties: 1935
Sep–Oct 2001
2-Month
4.64"
(117.86mm)
7.29"
(185.17mm)
-2.65"
(-67.31mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1997 1914
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2005
Ties: 1915
Aug–Oct 2001
3-Month
8.00"
(203.20mm)
11.19"
(284.23mm)
-3.19"
(-81.03mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1984 1940
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1955
Jul–Oct 2001
4-Month
11.29"
(286.77mm)
14.87"
(377.70mm)
-3.58"
(-90.93mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1980 1968
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1955
Jun–Oct 2001
5-Month
17.18"
(436.37mm)
18.52"
(470.41mm)
-1.34"
(-34.04mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1997 1957
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1938
May–Oct 2001
6-Month
20.24"
(514.10mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
-1.87"
(-47.49mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1997 1964
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1938
Apr–Oct 2001
7-Month
21.99"
(558.55mm)
26.02"
(660.91mm)
-4.03"
(-102.36mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1997 1964
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Mar–Oct 2001
8-Month
30.74"
(780.80mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1997 1957
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Feb–Oct 2001
9-Month
33.52"
(851.41mm)
33.16"
(842.26mm)
0.36"
(9.15mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1997 1957
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Jan–Oct 2001
10-Month
35.72"
(907.29mm)
36.80"
(934.72mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1997 1957
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Dec 2000–Oct 2001
11-Month
40.02"
(1,016.51mm)
40.63"
(1,032.00mm)
-0.61"
(-15.49mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1997 1957
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Nov 2000–Oct 2001
12-Month
43.55"
(1,106.17mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1965
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
May 2000–Oct 2001
18-Month
68.73"
(1,745.74mm)
66.71"
(1,694.43mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2006
Nov 1999–Oct 2001
24-Month
91.17"
(2,315.72mm)
89.26"
(2,267.20mm)
1.91"
(48.52mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2009
Nov 1998–Oct 2001
36-Month
135.86"
(3,450.84mm)
133.87"
(3,400.30mm)
1.99"
(50.54mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1993 1966
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Nov 1997–Oct 2001
48-Month
191.75"
(4,870.45mm)
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
13.25"
(336.55mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2000 1966
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2011
Nov 1996–Oct 2001
60-Month
233.29"
(5,925.57mm)
223.14"
(5,667.76mm)
10.15"
(257.81mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/