Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, February 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1997
1-Month
2.08"
(52.83mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
-1.14"
(-28.96mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1991 1987
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2008
Jan–Feb 1997
2-Month
5.49"
(139.45mm)
6.85"
(173.99mm)
-1.36"
(-34.54mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1992 1980
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1979
Dec 1996–Feb 1997
3-Month
12.45"
(316.23mm)
10.68"
(271.27mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1996 1980
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1979
Nov 1996–Feb 1997
4-Month
15.55"
(394.97mm)
14.70"
(373.38mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1992 1980
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1984
Oct 1996–Feb 1997
5-Month
23.24"
(590.30mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
5.02"
(127.51mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2006
Sep 1996–Feb 1997
6-Month
30.74"
(780.80mm)
22.00"
(558.80mm)
8.74"
(222.00mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1996 2002
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2006
Aug 1996–Feb 1997
7-Month
33.22"
(843.79mm)
25.90"
(657.86mm)
7.32"
(185.93mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1996 1985
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1956
Jul 1996–Feb 1997
8-Month
39.68"
(1,007.87mm)
29.56"
(750.82mm)
10.12"
(257.05mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1996 2002
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Jun 1996–Feb 1997
9-Month
42.64"
(1,083.06mm)
33.17"
(842.52mm)
9.47"
(240.54mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1996 1930
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
May 1996–Feb 1997
10-Month
46.66"
(1,185.16mm)
36.77"
(933.96mm)
9.89"
(251.20mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1996 1965
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2019
Apr 1996–Feb 1997
11-Month
53.49"
(1,358.65mm)
40.63"
(1,032.00mm)
12.86"
(326.65mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Mar 1996–Feb 1997
12-Month
56.44"
(1,433.58mm)
44.57"
(1,132.08mm)
11.87"
(301.50mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Sep 1995–Feb 1997
18-Month
85.92"
(2,182.37mm)
66.55"
(1,690.37mm)
19.37"
(492.00mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Mar 1995–Feb 1997
24-Month
101.10"
(2,567.94mm)
89.16"
(2,264.66mm)
11.94"
(303.28mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1974
Mar 1994–Feb 1997
36-Month
147.72"
(3,752.09mm)
133.77"
(3,397.76mm)
13.95"
(354.33mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2012
Mar 1993–Feb 1997
48-Month
193.86"
(4,924.04mm)
178.45"
(4,532.63mm)
15.41"
(391.41mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2012
Mar 1992–Feb 1997
60-Month
239.77"
(6,090.16mm)
222.98"
(5,663.69mm)
16.79"
(426.47mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 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/