Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, January 1954

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1954
1-Month
2.85"
(72.39mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1944 1955
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1979
Ties: 2022
Dec 1953–Jan 1954
2-Month
7.72"
(196.09mm)
7.46"
(189.48mm)
0.26"
(6.61mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1951 1981
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1979
Nov 1953–Jan 1954
3-Month
12.30"
(312.42mm)
11.49"
(291.85mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1950 1981
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1978
Oct 1953–Jan 1954
4-Month
17.52"
(445.01mm)
15.00"
(381.00mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1953 2002
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2006
Ties: 2009
Sep 1953–Jan 1954
5-Month
19.81"
(503.17mm)
18.79"
(477.27mm)
1.02"
(25.90mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1953 2002
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2006
Ties: 2007
Aug 1953–Jan 1954
6-Month
22.36"
(567.94mm)
22.68"
(576.07mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1951 1985
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Jul 1953–Jan 1954
7-Month
25.64"
(651.26mm)
26.34"
(669.04mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1953 1981
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Jun 1953–Jan 1954
8-Month
27.57"
(700.28mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
-2.39"
(-60.70mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1951 1965
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
May 1953–Jan 1954
9-Month
32.56"
(827.02mm)
33.55"
(852.17mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1965
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Apr 1953–Jan 1954
10-Month
38.22"
(970.79mm)
37.41"
(950.21mm)
0.81"
(20.58mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1953 1966
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Mar 1953–Jan 1954
11-Month
46.69"
(1,185.93mm)
41.36"
(1,050.54mm)
5.33"
(135.39mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1953 1966
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Feb 1953–Jan 1954
12-Month
50.23"
(1,275.84mm)
44.61"
(1,133.09mm)
5.62"
(142.75mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1953 1966
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Aug 1952–Jan 1954
18-Month
73.53"
(1,867.66mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
6.31"
(160.27mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1953 1966
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2006
Feb 1952–Jan 1954
24-Month
95.28"
(2,420.11mm)
89.20"
(2,265.68mm)
6.08"
(154.43mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1974
Feb 1951–Jan 1954
36-Month
145.77"
(3,702.56mm)
133.81"
(3,398.77mm)
11.96"
(303.79mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1953 1967
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2011
Feb 1950–Jan 1954
48-Month
186.25"
(4,730.75mm)
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
7.75"
(196.85mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1953 1967
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2012
Feb 1949–Jan 1954
60-Month
222.02"
(5,639.31mm)
223.05"
(5,665.47mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1953 1967
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1925

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/