Climate at a Glance

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, October 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1982
1-Month
3.03"
(76.96mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1974 1924
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2005
Ties: 1988
Sep–Oct 1982
2-Month
6.01"
(152.65mm)
7.29"
(185.17mm)
-1.28"
(-32.52mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1914
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2005
Aug–Oct 1982
3-Month
8.61"
(218.69mm)
11.19"
(284.23mm)
-2.58"
(-65.54mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1980 1940
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1955
Jul–Oct 1982
4-Month
12.17"
(309.12mm)
14.87"
(377.70mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1980 1968
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2021
Ties: 2007
Jun–Oct 1982
5-Month
22.37"
(568.20mm)
18.52"
(470.41mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2021
May–Oct 1982
6-Month
24.97"
(634.24mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
2.86"
(72.65mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1964
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2021
Apr–Oct 1982
7-Month
29.40"
(746.76mm)
26.02"
(660.91mm)
3.38"
(85.85mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1964
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2021
Mar–Oct 1982
8-Month
32.11"
(815.59mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
2.16"
(54.86mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Feb–Oct 1982
9-Month
35.52"
(902.21mm)
33.16"
(842.26mm)
2.36"
(59.95mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Jan–Oct 1982
10-Month
39.91"
(1,013.71mm)
36.80"
(934.72mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Dec 1981–Oct 1982
11-Month
45.56"
(1,157.22mm)
40.63"
(1,032.00mm)
4.93"
(125.22mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Nov 1981–Oct 1982
12-Month
48.85"
(1,240.79mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
May 1981–Oct 1982
18-Month
69.98"
(1,777.49mm)
66.71"
(1,694.43mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2006
Nov 1980–Oct 1982
24-Month
88.13"
(2,238.50mm)
89.26"
(2,267.20mm)
-1.13"
(-28.70mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2009
Nov 1979–Oct 1982
36-Month
124.77"
(3,169.16mm)
133.87"
(3,400.30mm)
-9.10"
(-231.14mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1968 1966
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2011
Nov 1978–Oct 1982
48-Month
179.44"
(4,557.78mm)
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2011
Nov 1977–Oct 1982
60-Month
225.14"
(5,718.56mm)
223.14"
(5,667.76mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 7, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/