Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, January 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1898
1-Month
5.10"
(129.54mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1897 1970
12th Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Dec 1897–Jan 1898
2-Month
8.73"
(221.74mm)
6.80"
(172.72mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1897 1944
18th Wettest Wettest to Date 1958
Nov 1897–Jan 1898
3-Month
14.06"
(357.12mm)
10.72"
(272.29mm)
3.34"
(84.83mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1897 1940
14th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Oct 1897–Jan 1898
4-Month
15.37"
(390.40mm)
14.43"
(366.52mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1897 1948
47th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Sep 1897–Jan 1898
5-Month
18.08"
(459.23mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1985
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2006
Aug 1897–Jan 1898
6-Month
22.28"
(565.91mm)
21.63"
(549.40mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1948, 1985
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2006
Jul 1897–Jan 1898
7-Month
27.71"
(703.83mm)
25.41"
(645.41mm)
2.30"
(58.42mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1897 1985
39th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Jun 1897–Jan 1898
8-Month
31.74"
(806.20mm)
29.16"
(740.66mm)
2.58"
(65.54mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1897 2002
39th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Ties: 1958, 1996
May 1897–Jan 1898
9-Month
36.78"
(934.21mm)
32.56"
(827.02mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1897 2002
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Ties: 1952
Apr 1897–Jan 1898
10-Month
39.43"
(1,001.52mm)
35.87"
(911.10mm)
3.56"
(90.42mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1897 2002
35th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Mar 1897–Jan 1898
11-Month
43.10"
(1,094.74mm)
39.21"
(995.93mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1897 2002
31st Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Feb 1897–Jan 1898
12-Month
45.25"
(1,149.35mm)
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1897 2002
40th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Aug 1896–Jan 1898
18-Month
67.57"
(1,716.28mm)
63.58"
(1,614.93mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1897 2002
39th Wettest Wettest to Date 2007
Feb 1896–Jan 1898
24-Month
89.72"
(2,278.89mm)
84.00"
(2,133.60mm)
5.72"
(145.29mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
33rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2007
Feb 1895–Jan 1898
36-Month
123.33"
(3,132.58mm)
125.95"
(3,199.13mm)
-2.62"
(-66.55mm)
43rd Driest Driest to Date 1967
83rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/