Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, May 2014

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2014
1-Month
3.75"
(95.25mm)
3.59"
(91.19mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2011 1903
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1984
Ties: 1966
Apr–May 2014
2-Month
7.62"
(193.55mm)
7.49"
(190.25mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2013 1899
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1901
Mar–May 2014
3-Month
12.13"
(308.10mm)
11.42"
(290.07mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2013 1915
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Feb–May 2014
4-Month
16.31"
(414.27mm)
14.64"
(371.86mm)
1.67"
(42.41mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2013 1941
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Jan–May 2014
5-Month
19.74"
(501.40mm)
18.28"
(464.31mm)
1.46"
(37.09mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2013 1941
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Dec 2013–May 2014
6-Month
23.81"
(604.77mm)
22.10"
(561.34mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2013 1941
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1984
Nov 2013–May 2014
7-Month
27.50"
(698.50mm)
26.13"
(663.70mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2013 1905
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1984
Oct 2013–May 2014
8-Month
28.98"
(736.09mm)
29.64"
(752.86mm)
-0.66"
(-16.77mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2013 1905
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1984
Ties: 1922
Sep 2013–May 2014
9-Month
32.43"
(823.72mm)
33.42"
(848.87mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1984
Aug 2013–May 2014
10-Month
36.05"
(915.67mm)
37.32"
(947.93mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2002 1985
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2019
Jul 2013–May 2014
11-Month
39.91"
(1,013.71mm)
40.98"
(1,040.89mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2019
Jun 2013–May 2014
12-Month
49.50"
(1,257.30mm)
44.60"
(1,132.84mm)
4.90"
(124.46mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2013 1965
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
Dec 2012–May 2014
18-Month
71.58"
(1,818.13mm)
66.72"
(1,694.69mm)
4.86"
(123.44mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2013 1966
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1984
Jun 2012–May 2014
24-Month
94.26"
(2,394.20mm)
89.17"
(2,264.92mm)
5.09"
(129.28mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1984
Jun 2011–May 2014
36-Month
148.09"
(3,761.49mm)
133.81"
(3,398.77mm)
14.28"
(362.72mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2013 1966
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2007
Jun 2010–May 2014
48-Month
195.70"
(4,970.78mm)
178.51"
(4,534.15mm)
17.19"
(436.63mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2005 1966
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2010
Jun 2009–May 2014
60-Month
253.48"
(6,438.39mm)
223.07"
(5,665.98mm)
30.41"
(772.41mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2006 1966
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/