Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, August 2011

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2011
1-Month
9.49"
(241.05mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
5.59"
(141.99mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2010 1984
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1955
Jul–Aug 2011
2-Month
12.00"
(304.80mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
4.42"
(112.27mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2010 1968
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1955
Jun–Aug 2011
3-Month
17.45"
(443.23mm)
11.24"
(285.50mm)
6.21"
(157.73mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2010 1949
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1938
May–Aug 2011
4-Month
21.12"
(536.45mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
6.29"
(159.77mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2010 1964
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2006
Apr–Aug 2011
5-Month
26.48"
(672.59mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
7.75"
(196.85mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2010 1965
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2006
Mar–Aug 2011
6-Month
30.37"
(771.40mm)
22.66"
(575.56mm)
7.71"
(195.84mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2010 1965
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1901
Feb–Aug 2011
7-Month
34.55"
(877.57mm)
25.87"
(657.10mm)
8.68"
(220.47mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2010 1957
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1984
Jan–Aug 2011
8-Month
38.10"
(967.74mm)
29.51"
(749.55mm)
8.59"
(218.19mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2010 1957
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1979
Dec 2010–Aug 2011
9-Month
42.16"
(1,070.86mm)
33.34"
(846.84mm)
8.82"
(224.02mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2010 1965
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1984
Nov 2010–Aug 2011
10-Month
45.98"
(1,167.89mm)
37.36"
(948.94mm)
8.62"
(218.95mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2010 1965
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1984
Oct 2010–Aug 2011
11-Month
52.47"
(1,332.74mm)
40.88"
(1,038.35mm)
11.59"
(294.39mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2010 1965
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2006
Sep 2010–Aug 2011
12-Month
54.90"
(1,394.46mm)
44.66"
(1,134.36mm)
10.24"
(260.10mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2010 1965
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2006
Mar 2010–Aug 2011
18-Month
79.93"
(2,030.22mm)
67.23"
(1,707.64mm)
12.70"
(322.58mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2010 1966
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1984
Sep 2009–Aug 2011
24-Month
103.94"
(2,640.08mm)
89.21"
(2,265.93mm)
14.73"
(374.15mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2008 1966
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2006
Sep 2008–Aug 2011
36-Month
161.40"
(4,099.56mm)
133.85"
(3,399.79mm)
27.55"
(699.77mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2010 1966
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2008
Sep 2007–Aug 2011
48-Month
213.99"
(5,435.35mm)
178.47"
(4,533.14mm)
35.52"
(902.21mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2010 1966
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2009
Sep 2006–Aug 2011
60-Month
261.09"
(6,631.69mm)
223.07"
(5,665.98mm)
38.02"
(965.71mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2008 1966
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/