Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, August 2005

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2005
1-Month
3.21"
(81.53mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
-0.69"
(-17.53mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2002 1984
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1955
Jul–Aug 2005
2-Month
6.59"
(167.39mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
-0.99"
(-25.14mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2002 1968
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1955
Jun–Aug 2005
3-Month
9.05"
(229.87mm)
11.24"
(285.50mm)
-2.19"
(-55.63mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1999 1949
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1938
May–Aug 2005
4-Month
13.67"
(347.22mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1999 1964
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2006
Apr–Aug 2005
5-Month
18.53"
(470.66mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2001 1965
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2006
Mar–Aug 2005
6-Month
23.50"
(596.90mm)
22.66"
(575.56mm)
0.84"
(21.34mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1901
Feb–Aug 2005
7-Month
26.24"
(666.50mm)
25.87"
(657.10mm)
0.37"
(9.40mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2002 1957
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1984
Jan–Aug 2005
8-Month
31.26"
(794.00mm)
29.51"
(749.55mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2004 1957
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1979
Dec 2004–Aug 2005
9-Month
35.74"
(907.80mm)
33.34"
(846.84mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2004 1965
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1984
Nov 2004–Aug 2005
10-Month
39.52"
(1,003.81mm)
37.36"
(948.94mm)
2.16"
(54.87mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2004 1965
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1984
Oct 2004–Aug 2005
11-Month
41.71"
(1,059.43mm)
40.88"
(1,038.35mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2006
Sep 2004–Aug 2005
12-Month
49.13"
(1,247.90mm)
44.66"
(1,134.36mm)
4.47"
(113.54mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2004 1965
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2006
Mar 2004–Aug 2005
18-Month
74.47"
(1,891.54mm)
67.23"
(1,707.64mm)
7.24"
(183.90mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1984
Sep 2003–Aug 2005
24-Month
97.55"
(2,477.77mm)
89.21"
(2,265.93mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2006
Sep 2002–Aug 2005
36-Month
150.54"
(3,823.72mm)
133.85"
(3,399.79mm)
16.69"
(423.93mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2008
Sep 2001–Aug 2005
48-Month
187.18"
(4,754.37mm)
178.47"
(4,533.14mm)
8.71"
(221.23mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2009
Sep 2000–Aug 2005
60-Month
232.13"
(5,896.10mm)
223.07"
(5,665.98mm)
9.06"
(230.12mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 8, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/