Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, January 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1917
1-Month
3.13"
(79.50mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
-0.51"
(-12.96mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1916 1955
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1979
Dec 1916–Jan 1917
2-Month
6.31"
(160.27mm)
7.46"
(189.48mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1914 1981
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1979
Nov 1916–Jan 1917
3-Month
9.10"
(231.14mm)
11.49"
(291.85mm)
-2.39"
(-60.71mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1914 1981
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1978
Oct 1916–Jan 1917
4-Month
10.73"
(272.54mm)
15.00"
(381.00mm)
-4.27"
(-108.46mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1911 2002
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2006
Sep 1916–Jan 1917
5-Month
14.32"
(363.73mm)
18.79"
(477.27mm)
-4.47"
(-113.54mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1916 2002
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2006
Ties: 1916
Aug 1916–Jan 1917
6-Month
16.88"
(428.75mm)
22.68"
(576.07mm)
-5.80"
(-147.32mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1911 1985
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Jul 1916–Jan 1917
7-Month
22.91"
(581.91mm)
26.34"
(669.04mm)
-3.43"
(-87.13mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1915 1981
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Jun 1916–Jan 1917
8-Month
28.25"
(717.55mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
-1.71"
(-43.43mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1915 1965
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
May 1916–Jan 1917
9-Month
31.69"
(804.93mm)
33.55"
(852.17mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1915 1965
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Ties: 1977
Apr 1916–Jan 1917
10-Month
35.75"
(908.05mm)
37.41"
(950.21mm)
-1.66"
(-42.16mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1916 1966
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Ties: 1941
Mar 1916–Jan 1917
11-Month
39.32"
(998.73mm)
41.36"
(1,050.54mm)
-2.04"
(-51.81mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1916 1966
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Feb 1916–Jan 1917
12-Month
44.07"
(1,119.38mm)
44.61"
(1,133.09mm)
-0.54"
(-13.71mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1916 1966
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
Aug 1915–Jan 1917
18-Month
65.17"
(1,655.32mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1916 1966
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2006
Feb 1915–Jan 1917
24-Month
84.05"
(2,134.87mm)
89.20"
(2,265.68mm)
-5.15"
(-130.81mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1916 1966
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1974
Feb 1914–Jan 1917
36-Month
123.92"
(3,147.57mm)
133.81"
(3,398.77mm)
-9.89"
(-251.20mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1916 1967
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 2011
Feb 1913–Jan 1917
48-Month
164.76"
(4,184.90mm)
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
-13.74"
(-349.00mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1916 1967
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2012
Feb 1912–Jan 1917
60-Month
206.42"
(5,243.07mm)
223.05"
(5,665.47mm)
-16.63"
(-422.40mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1916 1967
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 19, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/