Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, March 2019

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2019
1-Month
2.51"
(63.75mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
-1.42"
(-36.07mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 2012 1915
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2010
Feb–Mar 2019
2-Month
5.72"
(145.29mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 2012 2012
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2010
Ties: 1904, 1949
Jan–Mar 2019
3-Month
11.02"
(279.91mm)
10.78"
(273.81mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2017 2004
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2010
Ties: 1915
Dec 2018–Mar 2019
4-Month
14.95"
(379.73mm)
14.61"
(371.09mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2017 1989
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2010
Nov 2018–Mar 2019
5-Month
23.72"
(602.49mm)
18.63"
(473.20mm)
5.09"
(129.29mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2018 1985
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1984
Oct 2018–Mar 2019
6-Month
28.64"
(727.46mm)
22.15"
(562.61mm)
6.49"
(164.85mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2018 2002
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
Sep 2018–Mar 2019
7-Month
36.24"
(920.50mm)
25.93"
(658.62mm)
10.31"
(261.88mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2018 1985
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 2018–Mar 2019
8-Month
42.48"
(1,078.99mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
12.65"
(321.31mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1985
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1956
Jul 2018–Mar 2019
9-Month
47.13"
(1,197.10mm)
33.49"
(850.65mm)
13.64"
(346.45mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1965
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1956
Jun 2018–Mar 2019
10-Month
51.18"
(1,299.97mm)
37.11"
(942.59mm)
14.07"
(357.38mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1965
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
May 2018–Mar 2019
11-Month
53.23"
(1,352.04mm)
40.70"
(1,033.78mm)
12.53"
(318.26mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1965
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
Apr 2018–Mar 2019
12-Month
58.22"
(1,478.79mm)
44.56"
(1,131.82mm)
13.66"
(346.97mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1965
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
Oct 2017–Mar 2019
18-Month
83.43"
(2,119.12mm)
66.73"
(1,694.94mm)
16.70"
(424.18mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2007
Apr 2017–Mar 2019
24-Month
108.95"
(2,767.33mm)
89.12"
(2,263.65mm)
19.83"
(503.68mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
Apr 2016–Mar 2019
36-Month
145.49"
(3,695.45mm)
133.76"
(3,397.50mm)
11.73"
(297.95mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2018 1967
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2010
Apr 2015–Mar 2019
48-Month
187.23"
(4,755.64mm)
178.45"
(4,532.63mm)
8.78"
(223.01mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2018 1967
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2010
Apr 2014–Mar 2019
60-Month
235.07"
(5,970.78mm)
222.95"
(5,662.93mm)
12.12"
(307.85mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2018 1967
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 11, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/