Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, March 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1955
1-Month
4.28"
(108.71mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1954 1915
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2010
Feb–Mar 1955
2-Month
8.14"
(206.76mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1954 2012
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2010
Ties: 1913
Jan–Mar 1955
3-Month
8.98"
(228.09mm)
10.78"
(273.81mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1947 2004
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2010
Ties: 1995
Dec 1954–Mar 1955
4-Month
13.91"
(353.31mm)
14.61"
(371.09mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1949 1989
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2010
Ties: 1934
Nov 1954–Mar 1955
5-Month
19.52"
(495.81mm)
18.63"
(473.20mm)
0.89"
(22.61mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1954 1985
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1984
Oct 1954–Mar 1955
6-Month
22.07"
(560.58mm)
22.15"
(562.61mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1950 2002
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2010
Sep 1954–Mar 1955
7-Month
30.26"
(768.60mm)
25.93"
(658.62mm)
4.33"
(109.98mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1954 1985
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Aug 1954–Mar 1955
8-Month
35.41"
(899.41mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
5.58"
(141.73mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1954 1985
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1956
Jul 1954–Mar 1955
9-Month
38.20"
(970.28mm)
33.49"
(850.65mm)
4.71"
(119.63mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1965
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1956
Jun 1954–Mar 1955
10-Month
41.13"
(1,044.70mm)
37.11"
(942.59mm)
4.02"
(102.11mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1954 1965
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2010
Ties: 1908
May 1954–Mar 1955
11-Month
47.71"
(1,211.83mm)
40.70"
(1,033.78mm)
7.01"
(178.05mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1954 1965
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2010
Apr 1954–Mar 1955
12-Month
52.22"
(1,326.39mm)
44.56"
(1,131.82mm)
7.66"
(194.57mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1954 1965
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2010
Oct 1953–Mar 1955
18-Month
76.10"
(1,932.94mm)
66.73"
(1,694.94mm)
9.37"
(238.00mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1954 1966
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2007
Apr 1953–Mar 1955
24-Month
96.80"
(2,458.72mm)
89.12"
(2,263.65mm)
7.68"
(195.07mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1966
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2010
Apr 1952–Mar 1955
36-Month
146.73"
(3,726.94mm)
133.76"
(3,397.50mm)
12.97"
(329.44mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1954 1967
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2010
Apr 1951–Mar 1955
48-Month
194.91"
(4,950.71mm)
178.45"
(4,532.63mm)
16.46"
(418.08mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1954 1967
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2010
Ties: 1974
Apr 1950–Mar 1955
60-Month
237.80"
(6,040.12mm)
222.95"
(5,662.93mm)
14.85"
(377.19mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1954 1967
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/