Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, December 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1899
1-Month
1.85"
(46.99mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
-1.99"
(-50.55mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1899 1943
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1973
Nov–Dec 1899
2-Month
3.90"
(99.06mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
-3.95"
(-100.33mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1899 1917
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1969
Oct–Dec 1899
3-Month
6.22"
(157.99mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
-5.13"
(-130.30mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1899 1924
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2005
Sep–Dec 1899
4-Month
11.55"
(293.37mm)
15.13"
(384.30mm)
-3.58"
(-90.93mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1899 1908
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2005
Aug–Dec 1899
5-Month
13.60"
(345.44mm)
19.04"
(483.62mm)
-5.44"
(-138.18mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1899 2001
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Ties: 1935
Jul–Dec 1899
6-Month
17.97"
(456.44mm)
22.72"
(577.09mm)
-4.75"
(-120.65mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1899 1965
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2018
Ties: 1982
Jun–Dec 1899
7-Month
21.93"
(557.02mm)
26.37"
(669.80mm)
-4.44"
(-112.78mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1899 1949
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
May–Dec 1899
8-Month
23.45"
(595.63mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
-6.51"
(-165.35mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1899 1965
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Apr–Dec 1899
9-Month
25.29"
(642.37mm)
33.86"
(860.04mm)
-8.57"
(-217.67mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1899 1965
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Mar–Dec 1899
10-Month
32.34"
(821.44mm)
37.79"
(959.87mm)
-5.45"
(-138.43mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1899 1965
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Feb–Dec 1899
11-Month
36.65"
(930.91mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
-4.36"
(-110.74mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1899 1965
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1972
Jan–Dec 1899
12-Month
40.50"
(1,028.70mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
-4.15"
(-105.41mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1899 1965
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2018
Jul 1898–Dec 1899
18-Month
70.57"
(1,792.48mm)
67.35"
(1,710.69mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2019
Jan 1898–Dec 1899
24-Month
94.39"
(2,397.51mm)
89.27"
(2,267.46mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2019
Jan 1897–Dec 1899
36-Month
144.11"
(3,660.39mm)
133.83"
(3,399.28mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Jan 1896–Dec 1899
48-Month
186.03"
(4,725.16mm)
178.43"
(4,532.12mm)
7.60"
(193.04mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1899 1966
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Jan 1895–Dec 1899
60-Month
228.88"
(5,813.55mm)
223.12"
(5,667.25mm)
5.76"
(146.30mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1899 1966
60th Wettest Wettest to Date 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/