Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, September 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 2008
1-Month
8.24"
(209.30mm)
3.79"
(96.27mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2007 1914
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1938
Aug–Sep 2008
2-Month
12.00"
(304.80mm)
7.69"
(195.33mm)
4.31"
(109.47mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2007 1984
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2011
Jul–Sep 2008
3-Month
18.81"
(477.77mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
7.44"
(188.97mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2007 1968
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1938
Jun–Sep 2008
4-Month
23.27"
(591.06mm)
15.02"
(381.51mm)
8.25"
(209.55mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2007 1957
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1938
May–Sep 2008
5-Month
25.48"
(647.19mm)
18.61"
(472.69mm)
6.87"
(174.50mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2007 1964
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1938
Apr–Sep 2008
6-Month
29.39"
(746.51mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
6.88"
(174.76mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2007 1964
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1938
Mar–Sep 2008
7-Month
34.91"
(886.71mm)
26.45"
(671.83mm)
8.46"
(214.88mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2007 1965
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1938
Feb–Sep 2008
8-Month
43.41"
(1,102.61mm)
29.66"
(753.36mm)
13.75"
(349.25mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2007 1957
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2008
Jan–Sep 2008
9-Month
45.98"
(1,167.89mm)
33.30"
(845.82mm)
12.68"
(322.07mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2007 1957
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2008
Dec 2007–Sep 2008
10-Month
51.05"
(1,296.67mm)
37.13"
(943.10mm)
13.92"
(353.57mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2007 1957
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2008
Nov 2007–Sep 2008
11-Month
54.68"
(1,388.87mm)
41.15"
(1,045.21mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2007 1965
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2008
Oct 2007–Sep 2008
12-Month
58.29"
(1,480.57mm)
44.66"
(1,134.36mm)
13.63"
(346.21mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2007 1965
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2006
Apr 2007–Sep 2008
18-Month
80.81"
(2,052.57mm)
67.07"
(1,703.58mm)
13.74"
(348.99mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2007 1965
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2006
Oct 2006–Sep 2008
24-Month
105.09"
(2,669.29mm)
89.25"
(2,266.95mm)
15.84"
(402.34mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2005 1966
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2007
Oct 2005–Sep 2008
36-Month
168.18"
(4,271.77mm)
133.88"
(3,400.55mm)
34.30"
(871.22mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2007 1966
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2008
Oct 2004–Sep 2008
48-Month
212.63"
(5,400.80mm)
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
34.13"
(866.90mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2007 1966
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Oct 2003–Sep 2008
60-Month
263.13"
(6,683.50mm)
223.10"
(5,666.74mm)
40.03"
(1,016.76mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2007 1966
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 13, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/