Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, December 2014

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2014
1-Month
5.61"
(142.49mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
1.77"
(44.95mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2013 1943
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1973
Nov–Dec 2014
2-Month
10.32"
(262.13mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2013 1917
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1969
Oct–Dec 2014
3-Month
16.53"
(419.86mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2013 1924
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2005
Sep–Dec 2014
4-Month
17.96"
(456.18mm)
15.13"
(384.30mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2013 1908
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2005
Aug–Dec 2014
5-Month
21.03"
(534.16mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
1.99"
(50.54mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2013 2001
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2011
Jul–Dec 2014
6-Month
27.55"
(699.77mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2013 1965
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2018
Jun–Dec 2014
7-Month
30.36"
(771.14mm)
26.37"
(669.80mm)
3.99"
(101.34mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2013 1949
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
May–Dec 2014
8-Month
34.11"
(866.39mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2012 1965
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2011
Apr–Dec 2014
9-Month
37.98"
(964.69mm)
33.86"
(860.04mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2013 1965
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Mar–Dec 2014
10-Month
42.49"
(1,079.25mm)
37.79"
(959.87mm)
4.70"
(119.38mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2013 1965
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Feb–Dec 2014
11-Month
46.67"
(1,185.42mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
5.66"
(143.77mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2013 1965
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1972
Ties: 2000
Jan–Dec 2014
12-Month
50.10"
(1,272.54mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
5.45"
(138.43mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2013 1965
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2018
Jul 2013–Dec 2014
18-Month
70.27"
(1,784.86mm)
67.35"
(1,710.69mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2007 1965
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2006
Jan 2013–Dec 2014
24-Month
96.49"
(2,450.85mm)
89.27"
(2,267.46mm)
7.22"
(183.39mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2013 1965
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1973
Jan 2012–Dec 2014
36-Month
138.27"
(3,512.06mm)
133.83"
(3,399.28mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2011
Jan 2011–Dec 2014
48-Month
199.10"
(5,057.14mm)
178.43"
(4,532.12mm)
20.67"
(525.02mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2013 1966
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2011
Jan 2010–Dec 2014
60-Month
248.73"
(6,317.74mm)
223.12"
(5,667.25mm)
25.61"
(650.49mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2005 1966
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/