Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, January 1916

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1916
1-Month
1.74"
(44.20mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 1955
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1979
Dec 1915–Jan 1916
2-Month
7.04"
(178.82mm)
7.46"
(189.48mm)
-0.42"
(-10.66mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1914 1981
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1979
Nov 1915–Jan 1916
3-Month
9.68"
(245.87mm)
11.49"
(291.85mm)
-1.81"
(-45.98mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1914 1981
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1978
Oct 1915–Jan 1916
4-Month
12.61"
(320.29mm)
15.00"
(381.00mm)
-2.39"
(-60.71mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1911 2002
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2006
Sep 1915–Jan 1916
5-Month
14.32"
(363.73mm)
18.79"
(477.27mm)
-4.47"
(-113.54mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1911 2002
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2006
Ties: 1917
Aug 1915–Jan 1916
6-Month
21.10"
(535.94mm)
22.68"
(576.07mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1915 1985
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 2019
Jul 1915–Jan 1916
7-Month
29.00"
(736.60mm)
26.34"
(669.04mm)
2.66"
(67.56mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1915 1981
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Jun 1915–Jan 1916
8-Month
31.03"
(788.16mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1965
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
May 1915–Jan 1916
9-Month
33.00"
(838.20mm)
33.55"
(852.17mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1915 1965
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Apr 1915–Jan 1916
10-Month
35.41"
(899.41mm)
37.41"
(950.21mm)
-2.00"
(-50.80mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1966
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Mar 1915–Jan 1916
11-Month
35.50"
(901.70mm)
41.36"
(1,050.54mm)
-5.86"
(-148.84mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1911 1966
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Feb 1915–Jan 1916
12-Month
39.98"
(1,015.49mm)
44.61"
(1,133.09mm)
-4.63"
(-117.60mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1966
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 2019
Ties: 1936
Aug 1914–Jan 1916
18-Month
59.05"
(1,499.87mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
-8.17"
(-207.52mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1912 1966
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2006
Feb 1914–Jan 1916
24-Month
79.85"
(2,028.19mm)
89.20"
(2,265.68mm)
-9.35"
(-237.49mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1912 1966
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1974
Feb 1913–Jan 1916
36-Month
120.69"
(3,065.53mm)
133.81"
(3,398.77mm)
-13.12"
(-333.24mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1913 1967
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2011
Feb 1912–Jan 1916
48-Month
162.35"
(4,123.69mm)
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
-16.15"
(-410.21mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1914 1967
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2012
Feb 1911–Jan 1916
60-Month
204.63"
(5,197.60mm)
223.05"
(5,665.47mm)
-18.42"
(-467.87mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1915 1967
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 18, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/