Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, December 2001

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2001
1-Month
3.04"
(77.22mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1999 1943
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1973
Nov–Dec 2001
2-Month
4.26"
(108.20mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
-3.59"
(-91.19mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1998 1917
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1969
Oct–Dec 2001
3-Month
5.36"
(136.14mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
-5.99"
(-152.15mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1924 1924
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2005
Sep–Dec 2001
4-Month
8.90"
(226.06mm)
15.13"
(384.30mm)
-6.23"
(-158.24mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1914 1908
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2005
Aug–Dec 2001
5-Month
12.26"
(311.40mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
-6.78"
(-172.22mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2001
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Jul–Dec 2001
6-Month
15.55"
(394.97mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
-7.17"
(-182.12mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1965 1965
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2018
Jun–Dec 2001
7-Month
21.44"
(544.58mm)
26.37"
(669.80mm)
-4.93"
(-125.22mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1980 1949
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
May–Dec 2001
8-Month
24.50"
(622.30mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
-5.46"
(-138.68mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1980 1965
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Apr–Dec 2001
9-Month
26.25"
(666.75mm)
33.86"
(860.04mm)
-7.61"
(-193.29mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1965 1965
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Mar–Dec 2001
10-Month
35.00"
(889.00mm)
37.79"
(959.87mm)
-2.79"
(-70.87mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Ties: 1995
Feb–Dec 2001
11-Month
37.78"
(959.61mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
-3.23"
(-82.04mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1997 1965
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1972
Jan–Dec 2001
12-Month
39.98"
(1,015.49mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
-4.67"
(-118.62mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1980 1965
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2018
Jul 2000–Dec 2001
18-Month
62.85"
(1,596.39mm)
67.35"
(1,710.69mm)
-4.50"
(-114.30mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1985 1965
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2006
Jan 2000–Dec 2001
24-Month
90.17"
(2,290.32mm)
89.27"
(2,267.46mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1973
Jan 1999–Dec 2001
36-Month
136.21"
(3,459.73mm)
133.83"
(3,399.28mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Jan 1998–Dec 2001
48-Month
186.37"
(4,733.80mm)
178.43"
(4,532.12mm)
7.94"
(201.68mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Jan 1997–Dec 2001
60-Month
227.49"
(5,778.25mm)
223.12"
(5,667.25mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/