Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, February 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1980
1-Month
0.99"
(25.15mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
-2.23"
(-56.64mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1901 1987
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2008
Jan–Feb 1980
2-Month
2.15"
(54.61mm)
6.85"
(173.99mm)
-4.70"
(-119.38mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1980 1980
128th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Dec 1979–Feb 1980
3-Month
4.17"
(105.92mm)
10.68"
(271.27mm)
-6.51"
(-165.35mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1980 1980
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Nov 1979–Feb 1980
4-Month
8.32"
(211.33mm)
14.70"
(373.38mm)
-6.38"
(-162.05mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1980 1980
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1984
Oct 1979–Feb 1980
5-Month
12.96"
(329.18mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
-5.26"
(-133.61mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1947 2002
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2006
Sep 1979–Feb 1980
6-Month
17.35"
(440.69mm)
22.00"
(558.80mm)
-4.65"
(-118.11mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1966 2002
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2006
Aug 1979–Feb 1980
7-Month
23.43"
(595.12mm)
25.90"
(657.86mm)
-2.47"
(-62.74mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1968 1985
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1956
Jul 1979–Feb 1980
8-Month
27.39"
(695.71mm)
29.56"
(750.82mm)
-2.17"
(-55.11mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1969 2002
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Ties: 1906
Jun 1979–Feb 1980
9-Month
28.45"
(722.63mm)
33.17"
(842.52mm)
-4.72"
(-119.89mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1967 1930
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
May 1979–Feb 1980
10-Month
33.89"
(860.81mm)
36.77"
(933.96mm)
-2.88"
(-73.15mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1965
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Apr 1979–Feb 1980
11-Month
38.88"
(987.55mm)
40.63"
(1,032.00mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Mar 1979–Feb 1980
12-Month
42.37"
(1,076.20mm)
44.57"
(1,132.08mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Ties: 1982
Sep 1978–Feb 1980
18-Month
68.00"
(1,727.20mm)
66.55"
(1,690.37mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1997
Mar 1978–Feb 1980
24-Month
88.51"
(2,248.15mm)
89.16"
(2,264.66mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1974
Mar 1977–Feb 1980
36-Month
146.73"
(3,726.94mm)
133.77"
(3,397.76mm)
12.96"
(329.18mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1979 1967
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2012
Mar 1976–Feb 1980
48-Month
186.94"
(4,748.28mm)
178.45"
(4,532.63mm)
8.49"
(215.65mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2012
Mar 1975–Feb 1980
60-Month
242.34"
(6,155.44mm)
222.98"
(5,663.69mm)
19.36"
(491.75mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1975 1967
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 30, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/