Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, September 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1974
1-Month
7.27"
(184.66mm)
3.79"
(96.27mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1973 1914
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1938
Aug–Sep 1974
2-Month
10.57"
(268.48mm)
7.69"
(195.33mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1973 1984
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2011
Jul–Sep 1974
3-Month
13.30"
(337.82mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1973 1968
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2021
Jun–Sep 1974
4-Month
16.57"
(420.88mm)
15.02"
(381.51mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1973 1957
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1938
May–Sep 1974
5-Month
20.95"
(532.13mm)
18.61"
(472.69mm)
2.34"
(59.44mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1971 1964
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1938
Apr–Sep 1974
6-Month
24.30"
(617.22mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
1.79"
(45.47mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1971 1964
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1938
Mar–Sep 1974
7-Month
28.68"
(728.47mm)
26.45"
(671.83mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1938
Feb–Sep 1974
8-Month
31.36"
(796.54mm)
29.66"
(753.36mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2008
Jan–Sep 1974
9-Month
35.22"
(894.59mm)
33.30"
(845.82mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2008
Dec 1973–Sep 1974
10-Month
43.82"
(1,113.03mm)
37.13"
(943.10mm)
6.69"
(169.93mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2008
Nov 1973–Sep 1974
11-Month
46.34"
(1,177.04mm)
41.15"
(1,045.21mm)
5.19"
(131.83mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2008
Ties: 1946
Oct 1973–Sep 1974
12-Month
49.69"
(1,262.13mm)
44.66"
(1,134.36mm)
5.03"
(127.77mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2006
Apr 1973–Sep 1974
18-Month
77.46"
(1,967.48mm)
67.07"
(1,703.58mm)
10.39"
(263.90mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1972 1965
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2006
Oct 1972–Sep 1974
24-Month
105.33"
(2,675.38mm)
89.25"
(2,266.95mm)
16.08"
(408.43mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2007
Oct 1971–Sep 1974
36-Month
158.21"
(4,018.53mm)
133.88"
(3,400.55mm)
24.33"
(617.98mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1973 1966
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2008
Oct 1970–Sep 1974
48-Month
198.73"
(5,047.74mm)
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
20.23"
(513.84mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1973 1966
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2009
Oct 1969–Sep 1974
60-Month
246.18"
(6,252.97mm)
223.10"
(5,666.74mm)
23.08"
(586.23mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1973 1966
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/