Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, January 2004

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2004
1-Month
1.52"
(38.61mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1989 1955
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1979
Dec 2003–Jan 2004
2-Month
7.24"
(183.90mm)
7.46"
(189.48mm)
-0.22"
(-5.58mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1981
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1979
Nov 2003–Jan 2004
3-Month
10.27"
(260.86mm)
11.49"
(291.85mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2002 1981
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1978
Oct 2003–Jan 2004
4-Month
15.97"
(405.64mm)
15.00"
(381.00mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2006
Sep 2003–Jan 2004
5-Month
21.31"
(541.27mm)
18.79"
(477.27mm)
2.52"
(64.00mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2006
Aug 2003–Jan 2004
6-Month
27.06"
(687.32mm)
22.68"
(576.07mm)
4.38"
(111.25mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2003 1985
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jul 2003–Jan 2004
7-Month
29.73"
(755.14mm)
26.34"
(669.04mm)
3.39"
(86.10mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2003 1981
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jun 2003–Jan 2004
8-Month
35.25"
(895.35mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
5.29"
(134.37mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2003 1965
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
May 2003–Jan 2004
9-Month
39.42"
(1,001.27mm)
33.55"
(852.17mm)
5.87"
(149.10mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2003 1965
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Ties: 1991
Apr 2003–Jan 2004
10-Month
43.51"
(1,105.15mm)
37.41"
(950.21mm)
6.10"
(154.94mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Mar 2003–Jan 2004
11-Month
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
41.36"
(1,050.54mm)
6.57"
(166.88mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Feb 2003–Jan 2004
12-Month
51.98"
(1,320.29mm)
44.61"
(1,133.09mm)
7.37"
(187.20mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Aug 2002–Jan 2004
18-Month
77.15"
(1,959.61mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
9.93"
(252.22mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2006
Feb 2002–Jan 2004
24-Month
99.41"
(2,525.01mm)
89.20"
(2,265.68mm)
10.21"
(259.33mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1974
Feb 2001–Jan 2004
36-Month
139.82"
(3,551.43mm)
133.81"
(3,398.77mm)
6.01"
(152.66mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2003 1967
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2011
Feb 2000–Jan 2004
48-Month
188.69"
(4,792.73mm)
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
10.19"
(258.83mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2003 1967
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2012
Feb 1999–Jan 2004
60-Month
231.85"
(5,888.99mm)
223.05"
(5,665.47mm)
8.80"
(223.52mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2003 1967
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/