Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, January 2012

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2012
1-Month
3.22"
(81.79mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2008 1955
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1979
Dec 2011–Jan 2012
2-Month
7.67"
(194.82mm)
7.46"
(189.48mm)
0.21"
(5.34mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2011 1981
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1979
Nov 2011–Jan 2012
3-Month
11.43"
(290.32mm)
11.49"
(291.85mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2011 1981
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1978
Ties: 2011
Oct 2011–Jan 2012
4-Month
18.69"
(474.73mm)
15.00"
(381.00mm)
3.69"
(93.73mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2011 2002
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2006
Sep 2011–Jan 2012
5-Month
25.95"
(659.13mm)
18.79"
(477.27mm)
7.16"
(181.86mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2011 2002
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2006
Aug 2011–Jan 2012
6-Month
35.44"
(900.18mm)
22.68"
(576.07mm)
12.76"
(324.11mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2011 1985
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Jul 2011–Jan 2012
7-Month
37.95"
(963.93mm)
26.34"
(669.04mm)
11.61"
(294.89mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2011 1981
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2019
Ties: 2006
Jun 2011–Jan 2012
8-Month
43.40"
(1,102.36mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
13.44"
(341.38mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2011 1965
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
May 2011–Jan 2012
9-Month
47.07"
(1,195.58mm)
33.55"
(852.17mm)
13.52"
(343.41mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2011 1965
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Apr 2011–Jan 2012
10-Month
52.43"
(1,331.72mm)
37.41"
(950.21mm)
15.02"
(381.51mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2011 1966
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Mar 2011–Jan 2012
11-Month
56.32"
(1,430.53mm)
41.36"
(1,050.54mm)
14.96"
(379.99mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2011 1966
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Feb 2011–Jan 2012
12-Month
60.50"
(1,536.70mm)
44.61"
(1,133.09mm)
15.89"
(403.61mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2011 1966
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2019
Aug 2010–Jan 2012
18-Month
84.71"
(2,151.63mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
17.49"
(444.24mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2011 1966
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2006
Feb 2010–Jan 2012
24-Month
110.33"
(2,802.38mm)
89.20"
(2,265.68mm)
21.13"
(536.70mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2011 1966
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1974
Feb 2009–Jan 2012
36-Month
161.59"
(4,104.39mm)
133.81"
(3,398.77mm)
27.78"
(705.62mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2010 1967
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Feb 2008–Jan 2012
48-Month
222.52"
(5,652.01mm)
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
44.02"
(1,118.11mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2011 1967
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Feb 2007–Jan 2012
60-Month
267.23"
(6,787.64mm)
223.05"
(5,665.47mm)
44.18"
(1,122.17mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2011 1967
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/