Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, January 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1996
1-Month
6.60"
(167.64mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1995 1955
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Dec 1995–Jan 1996
2-Month
9.08"
(230.63mm)
7.46"
(189.48mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1981
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1979
Nov 1995–Jan 1996
3-Month
14.89"
(378.21mm)
11.49"
(291.85mm)
3.40"
(86.36mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1995 1981
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1978
Oct 1995–Jan 1996
4-Month
23.29"
(591.57mm)
15.00"
(381.00mm)
8.29"
(210.57mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2006
Sep 1995–Jan 1996
5-Month
26.42"
(671.07mm)
18.79"
(477.27mm)
7.63"
(193.80mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2006
Aug 1995–Jan 1996
6-Month
28.54"
(724.92mm)
22.68"
(576.07mm)
5.86"
(148.85mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2019
Jul 1995–Jan 1996
7-Month
31.66"
(804.16mm)
26.34"
(669.04mm)
5.32"
(135.12mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1995 1981
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2019
Jun 1995–Jan 1996
8-Month
34.11"
(866.39mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2019
May 1995–Jan 1996
9-Month
36.80"
(934.72mm)
33.55"
(852.17mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2019
Apr 1995–Jan 1996
10-Month
39.11"
(993.39mm)
37.41"
(950.21mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2019
Mar 1995–Jan 1996
11-Month
41.60"
(1,056.64mm)
41.36"
(1,050.54mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Feb 1995–Jan 1996
12-Month
44.34"
(1,126.24mm)
44.61"
(1,133.09mm)
-0.27"
(-6.85mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Aug 1994–Jan 1996
18-Month
68.31"
(1,735.07mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
1.09"
(27.68mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2006
Feb 1994–Jan 1996
24-Month
90.73"
(2,304.54mm)
89.20"
(2,265.68mm)
1.53"
(38.86mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1974
Feb 1993–Jan 1996
36-Month
137.90"
(3,502.66mm)
133.81"
(3,398.77mm)
4.09"
(103.89mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1990 1967
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2011
Feb 1992–Jan 1996
48-Month
182.41"
(4,633.21mm)
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1989 1967
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2012
Feb 1991–Jan 1996
60-Month
230.30"
(5,849.62mm)
223.05"
(5,665.47mm)
7.25"
(184.15mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1989 1967
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/