Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, December 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2003
1-Month
5.72"
(145.29mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2002 1943
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1973
Nov–Dec 2003
2-Month
8.75"
(222.25mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2001 1917
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1969
Oct–Dec 2003
3-Month
14.45"
(367.03mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2001 1924
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2005
Ties: 1962
Sep–Dec 2003
4-Month
19.79"
(502.67mm)
15.13"
(384.30mm)
4.66"
(118.37mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2002 1908
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2005
Aug–Dec 2003
5-Month
25.54"
(648.72mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
6.50"
(165.10mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2002 2001
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Jul–Dec 2003
6-Month
28.21"
(716.53mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
5.49"
(139.44mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2018
Jun–Dec 2003
7-Month
33.73"
(856.74mm)
26.37"
(669.80mm)
7.36"
(186.94mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2002 1949
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
May–Dec 2003
8-Month
37.90"
(962.66mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
7.94"
(201.68mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Apr–Dec 2003
9-Month
41.99"
(1,066.55mm)
33.86"
(860.04mm)
8.13"
(206.51mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Mar–Dec 2003
10-Month
46.41"
(1,178.81mm)
37.79"
(959.87mm)
8.62"
(218.94mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Feb–Dec 2003
11-Month
50.46"
(1,281.68mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1972
Jan–Dec 2003
12-Month
53.29"
(1,353.57mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
8.64"
(219.46mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2018
Jul 2002–Dec 2003
18-Month
77.61"
(1,971.29mm)
67.35"
(1,710.69mm)
10.26"
(260.60mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2006
Jan 2002–Dec 2003
24-Month
100.52"
(2,553.21mm)
89.27"
(2,267.46mm)
11.25"
(285.75mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1973
Jan 2001–Dec 2003
36-Month
140.50"
(3,568.70mm)
133.83"
(3,399.28mm)
6.67"
(169.42mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Jan 2000–Dec 2003
48-Month
190.69"
(4,843.53mm)
178.43"
(4,532.12mm)
12.26"
(311.41mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2011
Jan 1999–Dec 2003
60-Month
236.73"
(6,012.94mm)
223.12"
(5,667.25mm)
13.61"
(345.69mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/