Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, October 2006

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2006
1-Month
5.75"
(146.05mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2004 1924
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2005
Sep–Oct 2006
2-Month
8.59"
(218.19mm)
7.29"
(185.17mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2002 1914
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2005
Aug–Oct 2006
3-Month
12.93"
(328.42mm)
11.19"
(284.23mm)
1.74"
(44.19mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2002 1940
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1955
Jul–Oct 2006
4-Month
16.34"
(415.04mm)
14.87"
(377.70mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2002 1968
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2021
Jun–Oct 2006
5-Month
25.83"
(656.08mm)
18.52"
(470.41mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2005 1957
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2021
May–Oct 2006
6-Month
34.20"
(868.68mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
12.09"
(307.09mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2005 1964
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2021
Apr–Oct 2006
7-Month
37.15"
(943.61mm)
26.02"
(660.91mm)
11.13"
(282.70mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2005 1964
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2021
Mar–Oct 2006
8-Month
37.81"
(960.37mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
7.86"
(199.64mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2004 1957
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2011
Feb–Oct 2006
9-Month
40.22"
(1,021.59mm)
33.16"
(842.26mm)
7.06"
(179.33mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2004 1957
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2011
Jan–Oct 2006
10-Month
45.83"
(1,164.08mm)
36.80"
(934.72mm)
9.03"
(229.36mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2004 1957
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2011
Dec 2005–Oct 2006
11-Month
49.73"
(1,263.14mm)
40.63"
(1,032.00mm)
9.10"
(231.14mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2004 1957
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2011
Nov 2005–Oct 2006
12-Month
54.81"
(1,392.17mm)
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
10.16"
(258.06mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2004 1965
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2011
May 2005–Oct 2006
18-Month
85.25"
(2,165.35mm)
66.71"
(1,694.43mm)
18.54"
(470.92mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2005 1965
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Nov 2004–Oct 2006
24-Month
111.10"
(2,821.94mm)
89.26"
(2,267.20mm)
21.84"
(554.74mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2005 1966
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Nov 2003–Oct 2006
36-Month
158.09"
(4,015.49mm)
133.87"
(3,400.30mm)
24.22"
(615.19mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2011
Nov 2002–Oct 2006
48-Month
213.77"
(5,429.76mm)
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
35.27"
(895.86mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2005 1966
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Nov 2001–Oct 2006
60-Month
254.12"
(6,454.65mm)
223.14"
(5,667.76mm)
30.98"
(786.89mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2005 1966
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 6, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/