Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, October 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1897
1-Month
1.31"
(33.27mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
-2.39"
(-60.71mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1947
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2005
Sep–Oct 1897
2-Month
4.02"
(102.11mm)
7.39"
(187.71mm)
-3.37"
(-85.60mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1895 1947
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2005
Aug–Oct 1897
3-Month
8.22"
(208.79mm)
10.90"
(276.86mm)
-2.68"
(-68.07mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1895 1947
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2005
Ties: 1940
Jul–Oct 1897
4-Month
13.65"
(346.71mm)
14.69"
(373.13mm)
-1.04"
(-26.42mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1895 1968
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2005
Jun–Oct 1897
5-Month
17.68"
(449.07mm)
18.43"
(468.12mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1895 1895
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1954
May–Oct 1897
6-Month
22.72"
(577.09mm)
21.82"
(554.23mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1895 1895
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1954
Apr–Oct 1897
7-Month
25.37"
(644.40mm)
25.17"
(639.32mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1896 2001
63rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Mar–Oct 1897
8-Month
29.04"
(737.62mm)
28.49"
(723.65mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1895 1965
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2005
Feb–Oct 1897
9-Month
31.19"
(792.23mm)
31.27"
(794.26mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1895 1895
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2005
Jan–Oct 1897
10-Month
34.55"
(877.57mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1895 1957
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2005
Dec 1896–Oct 1897
11-Month
35.89"
(911.61mm)
38.06"
(966.72mm)
-2.17"
(-55.11mm)
36th Driest Driest to Date 1957
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2005
Nov 1896–Oct 1897
12-Month
40.16"
(1,020.06mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
47th Driest Driest to Date 1905
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2005
May 1896–Oct 1897
18-Month
63.32"
(1,608.33mm)
63.83"
(1,621.28mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
70th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Nov 1895–Oct 1897
24-Month
87.11"
(2,212.59mm)
84.02"
(2,134.11mm)
3.09"
(78.48mm)
75th Driest Driest to Date 1966
49th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/