Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, October 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2003
1-Month
5.70"
(144.78mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2002 1924
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2005
Sep–Oct 2003
2-Month
11.04"
(280.42mm)
7.29"
(185.17mm)
3.75"
(95.25mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2002 1914
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2005
Aug–Oct 2003
3-Month
16.79"
(426.47mm)
11.19"
(284.23mm)
5.60"
(142.24mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2002 1940
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1955
Jul–Oct 2003
4-Month
19.46"
(494.28mm)
14.87"
(377.70mm)
4.59"
(116.58mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2002 1968
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2021
Jun–Oct 2003
5-Month
24.98"
(634.49mm)
18.52"
(470.41mm)
6.46"
(164.08mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2002 1957
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2021
May–Oct 2003
6-Month
29.15"
(740.41mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
7.04"
(178.82mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2002 1964
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2021
Apr–Oct 2003
7-Month
33.24"
(844.30mm)
26.02"
(660.91mm)
7.22"
(183.39mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2002 1964
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2021
Mar–Oct 2003
8-Month
37.66"
(956.56mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
7.71"
(195.83mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2002 1957
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Feb–Oct 2003
9-Month
41.71"
(1,059.43mm)
33.16"
(842.26mm)
8.55"
(217.17mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2002 1957
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Jan–Oct 2003
10-Month
44.54"
(1,131.32mm)
36.80"
(934.72mm)
7.74"
(196.60mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2002 1957
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2011
Dec 2002–Oct 2003
11-Month
49.80"
(1,264.92mm)
40.63"
(1,032.00mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2002 1957
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Nov 2002–Oct 2003
12-Month
55.68"
(1,414.27mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
11.03"
(280.16mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2011
May 2002–Oct 2003
18-Month
78.88"
(2,003.55mm)
66.71"
(1,694.43mm)
12.17"
(309.12mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2006
Nov 2001–Oct 2003
24-Month
96.03"
(2,439.16mm)
89.26"
(2,267.20mm)
6.77"
(171.96mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2009
Nov 2000–Oct 2003
36-Month
139.58"
(3,545.33mm)
133.87"
(3,400.30mm)
5.71"
(145.03mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Nov 1999–Oct 2003
48-Month
187.20"
(4,754.88mm)
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
8.70"
(220.98mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2011
Nov 1998–Oct 2003
60-Month
231.89"
(5,890.01mm)
223.14"
(5,667.76mm)
8.75"
(222.25mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 22, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/