Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, March 2004

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2004
1-Month
2.47"
(62.74mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
-1.46"
(-37.08mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1981 1915
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2010
Ties: 1949
Feb–Mar 2004
2-Month
4.24"
(107.70mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
-2.91"
(-73.91mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1987 2012
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2010
Jan–Mar 2004
3-Month
5.76"
(146.30mm)
10.78"
(273.81mm)
-5.02"
(-127.51mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2004
125th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2010
Dec 2003–Mar 2004
4-Month
11.48"
(291.59mm)
14.61"
(371.09mm)
-3.13"
(-79.50mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1989 1989
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2010
Nov 2003–Mar 2004
5-Month
14.51"
(368.55mm)
18.63"
(473.20mm)
-4.12"
(-104.65mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 2002 1985
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1984
Oct 2003–Mar 2004
6-Month
20.21"
(513.33mm)
22.15"
(562.61mm)
-1.94"
(-49.28mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2010
Sep 2003–Mar 2004
7-Month
25.55"
(648.97mm)
25.93"
(658.62mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2002 1985
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2019
Ties: 1943, 1964
Aug 2003–Mar 2004
8-Month
31.30"
(795.02mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1985
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1956
Jul 2003–Mar 2004
9-Month
33.97"
(862.84mm)
33.49"
(850.65mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1956
Jun 2003–Mar 2004
10-Month
39.49"
(1,003.05mm)
37.11"
(942.59mm)
2.38"
(60.46mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2010
May 2003–Mar 2004
11-Month
43.66"
(1,108.96mm)
40.70"
(1,033.78mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2010
Ties: 1992
Apr 2003–Mar 2004
12-Month
47.75"
(1,212.85mm)
44.56"
(1,131.82mm)
3.19"
(81.03mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2010
Ties: 1968
Oct 2002–Mar 2004
18-Month
74.35"
(1,888.49mm)
66.73"
(1,694.94mm)
7.62"
(193.55mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2007
Apr 2002–Mar 2004
24-Month
97.16"
(2,467.86mm)
89.12"
(2,263.65mm)
8.04"
(204.21mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2010
Apr 2001–Mar 2004
36-Month
132.53"
(3,366.26mm)
133.76"
(3,397.50mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2002 1967
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2010
Apr 2000–Mar 2004
48-Month
185.14"
(4,702.56mm)
178.45"
(4,532.63mm)
6.69"
(169.93mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2003 1967
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2010
Apr 1999–Mar 2004
60-Month
227.61"
(5,781.29mm)
222.95"
(5,662.93mm)
4.66"
(118.36mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1967
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/