Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, August 2009

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2009
1-Month
4.72"
(119.89mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2008 1984
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1955
Jul–Aug 2009
2-Month
13.30"
(337.82mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
5.72"
(145.29mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2008 1968
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1955
Jun–Aug 2009
3-Month
18.90"
(480.06mm)
11.24"
(285.50mm)
7.66"
(194.56mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2008 1949
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1938
May–Aug 2009
4-Month
22.73"
(577.34mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2008 1964
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2006
Apr–Aug 2009
5-Month
26.89"
(683.01mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
8.16"
(207.27mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2008 1965
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2006
Mar–Aug 2009
6-Month
29.91"
(759.71mm)
22.66"
(575.56mm)
7.25"
(184.15mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2008 1965
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1901
Feb–Aug 2009
7-Month
31.70"
(805.18mm)
25.87"
(657.10mm)
5.83"
(148.08mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2007 1957
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1984
Jan–Aug 2009
8-Month
35.50"
(901.70mm)
29.51"
(749.55mm)
5.99"
(152.15mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2007 1957
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1979
Ties: 1922
Dec 2008–Aug 2009
9-Month
42.57"
(1,081.28mm)
33.34"
(846.84mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2007 1965
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1984
Nov 2008–Aug 2009
10-Month
46.38"
(1,178.05mm)
37.36"
(948.94mm)
9.02"
(229.11mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2007 1965
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1984
Oct 2008–Aug 2009
11-Month
49.22"
(1,250.19mm)
40.88"
(1,038.35mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2007 1965
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2006
Sep 2008–Aug 2009
12-Month
57.46"
(1,459.48mm)
44.66"
(1,134.36mm)
12.80"
(325.12mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2008 1965
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2006
Mar 2008–Aug 2009
18-Month
84.13"
(2,136.90mm)
67.23"
(1,707.64mm)
16.90"
(429.26mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2008 1966
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1984
Sep 2007–Aug 2009
24-Month
110.05"
(2,795.27mm)
89.21"
(2,265.93mm)
20.84"
(529.34mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2008 1966
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2006
Ties: 2019
Sep 2006–Aug 2009
36-Month
157.15"
(3,991.61mm)
133.85"
(3,399.79mm)
23.30"
(591.82mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2005 1966
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2008
Sep 2005–Aug 2009
48-Month
220.14"
(5,591.56mm)
178.47"
(4,533.14mm)
41.67"
(1,058.42mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2008 1966
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Sep 2004–Aug 2009
60-Month
269.27"
(6,839.46mm)
223.07"
(5,665.98mm)
46.20"
(1,173.48mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2008 1966
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on August 5, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/