Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, August 2004

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2004
1-Month
5.60"
(142.24mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2002 1984
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1955
Jul–Aug 2004
2-Month
9.54"
(242.32mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
1.96"
(49.79mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2003 1968
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1955
Jun–Aug 2004
3-Month
11.75"
(298.45mm)
11.24"
(285.50mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2002 1949
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1938
Ties: 1960
May–Aug 2004
4-Month
15.55"
(394.97mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2002 1964
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2006
Apr–Aug 2004
5-Month
22.87"
(580.90mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
4.14"
(105.16mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2003 1965
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2006
Mar–Aug 2004
6-Month
25.34"
(643.64mm)
22.66"
(575.56mm)
2.68"
(68.08mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1901
Feb–Aug 2004
7-Month
27.11"
(688.59mm)
25.87"
(657.10mm)
1.24"
(31.49mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2002 1957
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1984
Jan–Aug 2004
8-Month
28.63"
(727.20mm)
29.51"
(749.55mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2002 1957
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1979
Dec 2003–Aug 2004
9-Month
34.35"
(872.49mm)
33.34"
(846.84mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1984
Nov 2003–Aug 2004
10-Month
37.38"
(949.45mm)
37.36"
(948.94mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1984
Oct 2003–Aug 2004
11-Month
43.08"
(1,094.23mm)
40.88"
(1,038.35mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2006
Sep 2003–Aug 2004
12-Month
48.42"
(1,229.87mm)
44.66"
(1,134.36mm)
3.76"
(95.51mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2006
Mar 2003–Aug 2004
18-Month
75.04"
(1,906.02mm)
67.23"
(1,707.64mm)
7.81"
(198.38mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1984
Sep 2002–Aug 2004
24-Month
101.41"
(2,575.81mm)
89.21"
(2,265.93mm)
12.20"
(309.88mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2006
Sep 2001–Aug 2004
36-Month
138.05"
(3,506.47mm)
133.85"
(3,399.79mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2008
Sep 2000–Aug 2004
48-Month
183.00"
(4,648.20mm)
178.47"
(4,533.14mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2009
Sep 1999–Aug 2004
60-Month
238.19"
(6,050.03mm)
223.07"
(5,665.98mm)
15.12"
(384.05mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2009

Citing This Page

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