Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, January 1941

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1941
1-Month
3.01"
(76.45mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
-0.63"
(-16.01mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1940 1955
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1979
Dec 1940–Jan 1941
2-Month
5.96"
(151.38mm)
7.46"
(189.48mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1940 1981
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1979
Nov 1940–Jan 1941
3-Month
12.27"
(311.66mm)
11.49"
(291.85mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1940 1981
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1978
Oct 1940–Jan 1941
4-Month
13.65"
(346.71mm)
15.00"
(381.00mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1940 2002
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2006
Ties: 1962
Sep 1940–Jan 1941
5-Month
16.72"
(424.69mm)
18.79"
(477.27mm)
-2.07"
(-52.58mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1940 2002
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2006
Aug 1940–Jan 1941
6-Month
18.45"
(468.63mm)
22.68"
(576.07mm)
-4.23"
(-107.44mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1940 1985
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Jul 1940–Jan 1941
7-Month
22.09"
(561.09mm)
26.34"
(669.04mm)
-4.25"
(-107.95mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1940 1981
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Jun 1940–Jan 1941
8-Month
25.07"
(636.78mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
-4.89"
(-124.20mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1940 1965
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
May 1940–Jan 1941
9-Month
29.98"
(761.49mm)
33.55"
(852.17mm)
-3.57"
(-90.68mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1940 1965
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Apr 1940–Jan 1941
10-Month
35.75"
(908.05mm)
37.41"
(950.21mm)
-1.66"
(-42.16mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1940 1966
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1917
Mar 1940–Jan 1941
11-Month
40.20"
(1,021.08mm)
41.36"
(1,050.54mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1940 1966
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Feb 1940–Jan 1941
12-Month
44.26"
(1,124.20mm)
44.61"
(1,133.09mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1940 1966
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Aug 1939–Jan 1941
18-Month
62.30"
(1,582.42mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
-4.92"
(-124.97mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1932 1966
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2006
Feb 1939–Jan 1941
24-Month
81.96"
(2,081.78mm)
89.20"
(2,265.68mm)
-7.24"
(-183.90mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1932 1966
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1974
Feb 1938–Jan 1941
36-Month
135.04"
(3,430.02mm)
133.81"
(3,398.77mm)
1.23"
(31.25mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1933 1967
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2011
Feb 1937–Jan 1941
48-Month
183.83"
(4,669.28mm)
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
5.33"
(135.38mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1936 1967
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2012
Feb 1936–Jan 1941
60-Month
233.28"
(5,925.31mm)
223.05"
(5,665.47mm)
10.23"
(259.84mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1940 1967
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/