Average Precipitation for Massachusetts in April





The tables below give monthly averages for rainfall plus snowfall during April at cities, towns and parks in Massachusetts.

Each place has a total for the amount of precipitation it usually receives this month. Most sites also have information on the number of days with wet weather. That includes the days when precipitation amounts to 0.01 inches (0.25 millimetres) or more.

The precipitation totals are averages based on weather data collected from 1981 to 2010 for the NOAA National Climatic Data Center.

You can jump to a separate table for each region of the state: Cape Cod and Islands, Eastern , Central and Western Massachusetts.

Cape Cod and Islands

Average monthly precipitation in April
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
12 Chatham 4.1 105
12 Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard 4.3 108
9 Hyannis 3.9 98
Nantucket 3.7 95
Vineyard Haven, Martha's Vineyard 3.8 98

Eastern Massachusetts

April averages for total rainfall plus snowfall
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
11 Boston 3.7 95
12 Brockton 4.6 118
11 East Wareham 4.6 117
12 Great Blue Hill, Milton 4.6 116
12 Haverhill 4.6 116
12 Hingham 4.5 115
11 Marblehead 4.4 112
12 New Bedford 4.4 113
11 Newburyport 4.7 120
13 Plymouth 4.8 121
10 Taunton 4.5 114

Central Massachusetts

Average amount of rain and snow in April
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
11 Amherst 3.9 98
12 Barre Falls Reservoir Dam 4.0 102
11 Buffumville Lake 4.4 112
12 East Brimfield Lake 4.4 110
11 Lowell 4.1 105
11 Tully Lake 3.7 94
12 Worcester 4.1 104

Western Massachusetts

Precipitation totals for April
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
13 Great Barrington 4.0 101
12 Knightville Reservoir Dam 4.5 114
11 Lanesboro 3.7 94
11 West Otis 4.0 101
13 Worthington 4.6 116
Reference

National Climatic Data Center. NOAA's 1981-2010 Climate Normals.

Massachusetts Precipitation
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