Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, January 1952

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1952
1-Month
4.51"
(114.55mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
0.87"
(22.09mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1951 1955
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1979
Dec 1951–Jan 1952
2-Month
9.25"
(234.95mm)
7.46"
(189.48mm)
1.79"
(45.47mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1951 1981
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1979
Nov 1951–Jan 1952
3-Month
15.88"
(403.35mm)
11.49"
(291.85mm)
4.39"
(111.50mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1951 1981
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1978
Oct 1951–Jan 1952
4-Month
20.29"
(515.37mm)
15.00"
(381.00mm)
5.29"
(134.37mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1951 2002
13th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Sep 1951–Jan 1952
5-Month
22.85"
(580.39mm)
18.79"
(477.27mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1951 2002
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2006
Aug 1951–Jan 1952
6-Month
26.82"
(681.23mm)
22.68"
(576.07mm)
4.14"
(105.16mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1951 1985
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Jul 1951–Jan 1952
7-Month
30.71"
(780.03mm)
26.34"
(669.04mm)
4.37"
(110.99mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1951 1981
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1908
Jun 1951–Jan 1952
8-Month
33.86"
(860.04mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1951 1965
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
May 1951–Jan 1952
9-Month
37.83"
(960.88mm)
33.55"
(852.17mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1951 1965
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Apr 1951–Jan 1952
10-Month
41.05"
(1,042.67mm)
37.41"
(950.21mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Mar 1951–Jan 1952
11-Month
45.88"
(1,165.35mm)
41.36"
(1,050.54mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Feb 1951–Jan 1952
12-Month
50.49"
(1,282.45mm)
44.61"
(1,133.09mm)
5.88"
(149.36mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Aug 1950–Jan 1952
18-Month
72.54"
(1,842.52mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
5.32"
(135.13mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2006
Feb 1950–Jan 1952
24-Month
90.97"
(2,310.64mm)
89.20"
(2,265.68mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1974
Feb 1949–Jan 1952
36-Month
126.74"
(3,219.20mm)
133.81"
(3,398.77mm)
-7.07"
(-179.57mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1967
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2011
Feb 1948–Jan 1952
48-Month
172.42"
(4,379.47mm)
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
-6.08"
(-154.43mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1951 1967
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2012
Feb 1947–Jan 1952
60-Month
214.91"
(5,458.71mm)
223.05"
(5,665.47mm)
-8.14"
(-206.76mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1967
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 24, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/