Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, August 2019

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2019
1-Month
3.83"
(97.28mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2017 1984
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1955
Ties: 1962, 1967
Jul–Aug 2019
2-Month
8.39"
(213.11mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
0.81"
(20.58mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2017 1968
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1955
Jun–Aug 2019
3-Month
12.74"
(323.60mm)
11.24"
(285.50mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2017 1949
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1938
May–Aug 2019
4-Month
16.44"
(417.58mm)
14.83"
(376.68mm)
1.61"
(40.90mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2016 1964
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2006
Apr–Aug 2019
5-Month
23.20"
(589.28mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
4.47"
(113.54mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2018 1965
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2006
Mar–Aug 2019
6-Month
25.71"
(653.03mm)
22.66"
(575.56mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2017 1965
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1901
Feb–Aug 2019
7-Month
28.92"
(734.57mm)
25.87"
(657.10mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2017 1957
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1984
Jan–Aug 2019
8-Month
34.22"
(869.19mm)
29.51"
(749.55mm)
4.71"
(119.64mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2017 1957
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1979
Dec 2018–Aug 2019
9-Month
38.15"
(969.01mm)
33.34"
(846.84mm)
4.81"
(122.17mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2017 1965
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1984
Nov 2018–Aug 2019
10-Month
46.92"
(1,191.77mm)
37.36"
(948.94mm)
9.56"
(242.83mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1965
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1984
Oct 2018–Aug 2019
11-Month
51.84"
(1,316.74mm)
40.88"
(1,038.35mm)
10.96"
(278.39mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2018 1965
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2006
Sep 2018–Aug 2019
12-Month
59.44"
(1,509.78mm)
44.66"
(1,134.36mm)
14.78"
(375.42mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2018 1965
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2006
Mar 2018–Aug 2019
18-Month
85.87"
(2,181.10mm)
67.23"
(1,707.64mm)
18.64"
(473.46mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1984
Sep 2017–Aug 2019
24-Month
110.05"
(2,795.27mm)
89.21"
(2,265.93mm)
20.84"
(529.34mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2006
Ties: 2009
Sep 2016–Aug 2019
36-Month
155.55"
(3,950.97mm)
133.85"
(3,399.79mm)
21.70"
(551.18mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2008
Sep 2015–Aug 2019
48-Month
194.25"
(4,933.95mm)
178.47"
(4,533.14mm)
15.78"
(400.81mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2009
Sep 2014–Aug 2019
60-Month
238.25"
(6,051.55mm)
223.07"
(5,665.98mm)
15.18"
(385.57mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 3, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/