Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, February 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 2002
1-Month
2.25"
(57.15mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1997 1987
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2008
Jan–Feb 2002
2-Month
4.88"
(123.95mm)
6.85"
(173.99mm)
-1.97"
(-50.04mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1992 1980
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1979
Dec 2001–Feb 2002
3-Month
7.92"
(201.17mm)
10.68"
(271.27mm)
-2.76"
(-70.10mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1989 1980
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1979
Nov 2001–Feb 2002
4-Month
9.14"
(232.16mm)
14.70"
(373.38mm)
-5.56"
(-141.22mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1980
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1984
Oct 2001–Feb 2002
5-Month
10.24"
(260.10mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
-7.98"
(-202.69mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
127th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2006
Sep 2001–Feb 2002
6-Month
13.78"
(350.01mm)
22.00"
(558.80mm)
-8.22"
(-208.79mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
127th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2006
Aug 2001–Feb 2002
7-Month
17.14"
(435.36mm)
25.90"
(657.86mm)
-8.76"
(-222.50mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1985
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1956
Jul 2001–Feb 2002
8-Month
20.43"
(518.92mm)
29.56"
(750.82mm)
-9.13"
(-231.90mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
127th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Jun 2001–Feb 2002
9-Month
26.32"
(668.53mm)
33.17"
(842.52mm)
-6.85"
(-173.99mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1985 1930
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
May 2001–Feb 2002
10-Month
29.38"
(746.25mm)
36.77"
(933.96mm)
-7.39"
(-187.71mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Apr 2001–Feb 2002
11-Month
31.13"
(790.70mm)
40.63"
(1,032.00mm)
-9.50"
(-241.30mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Mar 2001–Feb 2002
12-Month
39.88"
(1,012.95mm)
44.57"
(1,132.08mm)
-4.69"
(-119.13mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Sep 2000–Feb 2002
18-Month
58.73"
(1,491.74mm)
66.55"
(1,690.37mm)
-7.82"
(-198.63mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1997
Mar 2000–Feb 2002
24-Month
88.16"
(2,239.26mm)
89.16"
(2,264.66mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1974
Mar 1999–Feb 2002
36-Month
131.10"
(3,329.94mm)
133.77"
(3,397.76mm)
-2.67"
(-67.82mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1982 1967
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2012
Mar 1998–Feb 2002
48-Month
180.96"
(4,596.38mm)
178.45"
(4,532.63mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1989 1967
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2012
Mar 1997–Feb 2002
60-Month
226.88"
(5,762.75mm)
222.98"
(5,663.69mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1989 1967
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 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/