Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Precipitation Rankings, January 2022

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2022
1-Month
2.85"
(72.39mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2021 1955
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1979
Ties: 1954
Dec 2021–Jan 2022
2-Month
5.92"
(150.37mm)
7.46"
(189.48mm)
-1.54"
(-39.11mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 2007 1981
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2021 1979
Nov 2021–Jan 2022
3-Month
8.21"
(208.53mm)
11.49"
(291.85mm)
-3.28"
(-83.32mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 2002 1981
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 1978
Oct 2021–Jan 2022
4-Month
14.97"
(380.24mm)
15.00"
(381.00mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2016 2002
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2021 2006
Sep 2021–Jan 2022
5-Month
22.38"
(568.45mm)
18.79"
(477.27mm)
3.59"
(91.18mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2021 2002
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2006
Aug 2021–Jan 2022
6-Month
27.55"
(699.77mm)
22.68"
(576.07mm)
4.87"
(123.70mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2021 1985
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Jul 2021–Jan 2022
7-Month
37.96"
(964.18mm)
26.34"
(669.04mm)
11.62"
(295.14mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2021 1981
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Jun 2021–Jan 2022
8-Month
40.45"
(1,027.43mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
10.49"
(266.45mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2021 1965
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
May 2021–Jan 2022
9-Month
45.59"
(1,157.99mm)
33.55"
(852.17mm)
12.04"
(305.82mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2021 1965
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Apr 2021–Jan 2022
10-Month
49.93"
(1,268.22mm)
37.41"
(950.21mm)
12.52"
(318.01mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2021 1966
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Mar 2021–Jan 2022
11-Month
52.12"
(1,323.85mm)
41.36"
(1,050.54mm)
10.76"
(273.31mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2021 1966
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Feb 2021–Jan 2022
12-Month
55.33"
(1,405.38mm)
44.61"
(1,133.09mm)
10.72"
(272.29mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2021 1966
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Aug 2020–Jan 2022
18-Month
77.82"
(1,976.63mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
10.60"
(269.24mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2021 1966
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2006
Feb 2020–Jan 2022
24-Month
98.17"
(2,493.52mm)
89.20"
(2,265.68mm)
8.97"
(227.84mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2021 1966
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1974
Feb 2019–Jan 2022
36-Month
147.44"
(3,744.98mm)
133.81"
(3,398.77mm)
13.63"
(346.21mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2018 1967
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 2011
Feb 2018–Jan 2022
48-Month
209.27"
(5,315.46mm)
178.50"
(4,533.90mm)
30.77"
(781.56mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2021 1967
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2012
Feb 2017–Jan 2022
60-Month
256.56"
(6,516.62mm)
223.05"
(5,665.47mm)
33.51"
(851.15mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2021 1967
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 4, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/