Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, October 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1980
1-Month
4.11"
(104.39mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1978 1924
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2005
Ties: 1903
Sep–Oct 1980
2-Month
5.87"
(149.10mm)
7.29"
(185.17mm)
-1.42"
(-36.07mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1978 1914
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2005
Aug–Oct 1980
3-Month
7.94"
(201.68mm)
11.19"
(284.23mm)
-3.25"
(-82.55mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1968 1940
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1955
Jul–Oct 1980
4-Month
11.26"
(286.00mm)
14.87"
(377.70mm)
-3.61"
(-91.70mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1968 1968
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2021
Jun–Oct 1980
5-Month
14.96"
(379.98mm)
18.52"
(470.41mm)
-3.56"
(-90.43mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1968 1957
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2021
May–Oct 1980
6-Month
16.75"
(425.45mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
-5.36"
(-136.14mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1965 1964
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2021
Apr–Oct 1980
7-Month
21.68"
(550.67mm)
26.02"
(660.91mm)
-4.34"
(-110.24mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1968 1964
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2021
Mar–Oct 1980
8-Month
28.32"
(719.33mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Feb–Oct 1980
9-Month
29.31"
(744.47mm)
33.16"
(842.26mm)
-3.85"
(-97.79mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Jan–Oct 1980
10-Month
30.47"
(773.94mm)
36.80"
(934.72mm)
-6.33"
(-160.78mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1965 1957
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Dec 1979–Oct 1980
11-Month
32.49"
(825.25mm)
40.63"
(1,032.00mm)
-8.14"
(-206.75mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1965 1957
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Nov 1979–Oct 1980
12-Month
36.64"
(930.66mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
-8.01"
(-203.45mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
May 1979–Oct 1980
18-Month
62.21"
(1,580.13mm)
66.71"
(1,694.43mm)
-4.50"
(-114.30mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2006
Nov 1978–Oct 1980
24-Month
91.31"
(2,319.27mm)
89.26"
(2,267.20mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2009
Nov 1977–Oct 1980
36-Month
137.01"
(3,480.05mm)
133.87"
(3,400.30mm)
3.14"
(79.75mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Nov 1976–Oct 1980
48-Month
185.24"
(4,705.10mm)
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Nov 1975–Oct 1980
60-Month
234.34"
(5,952.24mm)
223.14"
(5,667.76mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2009

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/