Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, December 2005

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2005
1-Month
3.90"
(99.06mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2001 1943
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1973
Nov–Dec 2005
2-Month
8.98"
(228.09mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2004 1917
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1969
Oct–Dec 2005
3-Month
23.01"
(584.45mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
11.66"
(296.16mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2004 1924
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Sep–Dec 2005
4-Month
25.75"
(654.05mm)
15.13"
(384.30mm)
10.62"
(269.75mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2004 1908
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Aug–Dec 2005
5-Month
28.96"
(735.58mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
9.92"
(251.96mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2004 2001
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2011
Jul–Dec 2005
6-Month
32.34"
(821.44mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
9.62"
(244.35mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2004 1965
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2018
Jun–Dec 2005
7-Month
34.80"
(883.92mm)
26.37"
(669.80mm)
8.43"
(214.12mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2004 1949
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
May–Dec 2005
8-Month
39.42"
(1,001.27mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
9.46"
(240.29mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2004 1965
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Apr–Dec 2005
9-Month
44.28"
(1,124.71mm)
33.86"
(860.04mm)
10.42"
(264.67mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2004 1965
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Mar–Dec 2005
10-Month
49.25"
(1,250.95mm)
37.79"
(959.87mm)
11.46"
(291.08mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2004 1965
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Feb–Dec 2005
11-Month
51.99"
(1,320.55mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
10.98"
(278.90mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2004 1965
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1972
Jan–Dec 2005
12-Month
57.01"
(1,448.05mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
12.36"
(313.94mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2004 1965
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2018
Jul 2004–Dec 2005
18-Month
84.42"
(2,144.27mm)
67.35"
(1,710.69mm)
17.07"
(433.58mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2004 1965
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2006
Jan 2004–Dec 2005
24-Month
103.51"
(2,629.15mm)
89.27"
(2,267.46mm)
14.24"
(361.69mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2004 1965
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1973
Jan 2003–Dec 2005
36-Month
156.80"
(3,982.72mm)
133.83"
(3,399.28mm)
22.97"
(583.44mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2011
Jan 2002–Dec 2005
48-Month
204.03"
(5,182.36mm)
178.43"
(4,532.12mm)
25.60"
(650.24mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
Jan 2001–Dec 2005
60-Month
244.01"
(6,197.85mm)
223.12"
(5,667.25mm)
20.89"
(530.60mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 26, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/