Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, January 1977

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1977
1-Month
3.57"
(90.68mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1972 1955
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1979
Ties: 1925
Dec 1976–Jan 1977
2-Month
6.59"
(167.39mm)
7.46"
(189.48mm)
-0.87"
(-22.09mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1972 1981
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1979
Ties: 1983
Nov 1976–Jan 1977
3-Month
7.61"
(193.29mm)
11.49"
(291.85mm)
-3.88"
(-98.56mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1944 1981
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1978
Oct 1976–Jan 1977
4-Month
12.70"
(322.58mm)
15.00"
(381.00mm)
-2.30"
(-58.42mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1967 2002
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2006
Sep 1976–Jan 1977
5-Month
15.06"
(382.52mm)
18.79"
(477.27mm)
-3.73"
(-94.75mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1966 2002
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2006
Aug 1976–Jan 1977
6-Month
21.96"
(557.78mm)
22.68"
(576.07mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1972 1985
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Jul 1976–Jan 1977
7-Month
26.09"
(662.69mm)
26.34"
(669.04mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1972 1981
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Jun 1976–Jan 1977
8-Month
27.88"
(708.15mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1972 1965
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
May 1976–Jan 1977
9-Month
31.69"
(804.93mm)
33.55"
(852.17mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1972 1965
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Ties: 1917
Apr 1976–Jan 1977
10-Month
34.58"
(878.33mm)
37.41"
(950.21mm)
-2.83"
(-71.88mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Mar 1976–Jan 1977
11-Month
37.63"
(955.80mm)
41.36"
(1,050.54mm)
-3.73"
(-94.74mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Ties: 2002
Feb 1976–Jan 1977
12-Month
40.51"
(1,028.95mm)
44.61"
(1,133.09mm)
-4.10"
(-104.14mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Aug 1975–Jan 1977
18-Month
74.80"
(1,899.92mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1975 1966
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2006
Feb 1975–Jan 1977
24-Month
96.51"
(2,451.35mm)
89.20"
(2,265.68mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1974
Feb 1974–Jan 1977
36-Month
142.64"
(3,623.06mm)
133.81"
(3,398.77mm)
8.83"
(224.29mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2011
Feb 1973–Jan 1977
48-Month
194.79"
(4,947.67mm)
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
16.29"
(413.77mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1973 1967
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2012
Feb 1972–Jan 1977
60-Month
255.81"
(6,497.57mm)
223.05"
(5,665.47mm)
32.76"
(832.10mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1975 1967
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 6, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/