Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, April 2012

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2012
1-Month
2.90"
(73.66mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 2010 1999
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1987
Ties: 1988, 1992
Mar–Apr 2012
2-Month
4.56"
(115.82mm)
7.83"
(198.88mm)
-3.27"
(-83.06mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 2006 1915
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Feb–Apr 2012
3-Month
5.64"
(143.26mm)
11.05"
(280.67mm)
-5.41"
(-137.41mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2012
125th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Jan–Apr 2012
4-Month
8.86"
(225.04mm)
14.69"
(373.13mm)
-5.83"
(-148.09mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1985
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Dec 2011–Apr 2012
5-Month
13.31"
(338.07mm)
18.51"
(470.15mm)
-5.20"
(-132.08mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1989 1985
119th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1953
Nov 2011–Apr 2012
6-Month
17.07"
(433.58mm)
22.54"
(572.52mm)
-5.47"
(-138.94mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1985 1985
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1984
Oct 2011–Apr 2012
7-Month
24.33"
(617.98mm)
26.05"
(661.67mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2002 1985
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1984
Sep 2011–Apr 2012
8-Month
31.59"
(802.39mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
1.76"
(44.71mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1985
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Aug 2011–Apr 2012
9-Month
41.08"
(1,043.43mm)
33.73"
(856.74mm)
7.35"
(186.69mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2011 1985
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1956
Jul 2011–Apr 2012
10-Month
43.59"
(1,107.19mm)
37.39"
(949.71mm)
6.20"
(157.48mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2011 1966
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Jun 2011–Apr 2012
11-Month
49.04"
(1,245.62mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
8.03"
(203.97mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2011 1966
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
May 2011–Apr 2012
12-Month
52.71"
(1,338.83mm)
44.60"
(1,132.84mm)
8.11"
(205.99mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2011 1965
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2007
Nov 2010–Apr 2012
18-Month
77.57"
(1,970.28mm)
67.14"
(1,705.36mm)
10.43"
(264.92mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2011 1966
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1973
May 2010–Apr 2012
24-Month
99.39"
(2,524.51mm)
89.15"
(2,264.41mm)
10.24"
(260.10mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2007
May 2009–Apr 2012
36-Month
158.26"
(4,019.80mm)
133.78"
(3,398.01mm)
24.48"
(621.79mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2011 1967
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2007
May 2008–Apr 2012
48-Month
210.23"
(5,339.84mm)
178.49"
(4,533.65mm)
31.74"
(806.19mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2011 1967
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
May 2007–Apr 2012
60-Month
257.96"
(6,552.18mm)
223.04"
(5,665.22mm)
34.92"
(886.96mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2006 1967
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/