Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, May 2005

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2005
1-Month
4.62"
(117.35mm)
3.59"
(91.19mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2004 1903
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1984
Apr–May 2005
2-Month
9.48"
(240.79mm)
7.49"
(190.25mm)
1.99"
(50.54mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2003 1899
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1901
Mar–May 2005
3-Month
14.45"
(367.03mm)
11.42"
(290.07mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2004 1915
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1983
Feb–May 2005
4-Month
17.19"
(436.63mm)
14.64"
(371.86mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2004 1941
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1983
Jan–May 2005
5-Month
22.21"
(564.13mm)
18.28"
(464.31mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2004 1941
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1983
Dec 2004–May 2005
6-Month
26.69"
(677.93mm)
22.10"
(561.34mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2004 1941
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1984
Nov 2004–May 2005
7-Month
30.47"
(773.94mm)
26.13"
(663.70mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2004 1905
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1984
Oct 2004–May 2005
8-Month
32.66"
(829.56mm)
29.64"
(752.86mm)
3.02"
(76.70mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2004 1905
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1984
Sep 2004–May 2005
9-Month
40.08"
(1,018.03mm)
33.42"
(848.87mm)
6.66"
(169.16mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2004 1965
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1984
Aug 2004–May 2005
10-Month
45.68"
(1,160.27mm)
37.32"
(947.93mm)
8.36"
(212.34mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2004 1985
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jul 2004–May 2005
11-Month
49.62"
(1,260.35mm)
40.98"
(1,040.89mm)
8.64"
(219.46mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2004 1965
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jun 2004–May 2005
12-Month
51.83"
(1,316.48mm)
44.60"
(1,132.84mm)
7.23"
(183.64mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2004 1965
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Dec 2003–May 2005
18-Month
74.43"
(1,890.52mm)
66.72"
(1,694.69mm)
7.71"
(195.83mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1984
Jun 2003–May 2005
24-Month
102.44"
(2,601.98mm)
89.17"
(2,264.92mm)
13.27"
(337.06mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1984
Jun 2002–May 2005
36-Month
150.91"
(3,833.11mm)
133.81"
(3,398.77mm)
17.10"
(434.34mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2007
Jun 2001–May 2005
48-Month
190.67"
(4,843.02mm)
178.51"
(4,534.15mm)
12.16"
(308.87mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2010
Jun 2000–May 2005
60-Month
238.28"
(6,052.31mm)
223.07"
(5,665.98mm)
15.21"
(386.33mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/