Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, May 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1898
1-Month
2.00"
(50.80mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
18th Driest Driest to Date 1911
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1984
Apr–May 1898
2-Month
5.46"
(138.68mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
-1.28"
(-32.52mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1911
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2005
Mar–May 1898
3-Month
7.42"
(188.47mm)
10.06"
(255.52mm)
-2.64"
(-67.05mm)
15th Driest Driest to Date 1965
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Feb–May 1898
4-Month
13.88"
(352.55mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
1.04"
(26.41mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1905
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1983
Jan–May 1898
5-Month
18.98"
(482.09mm)
16.14"
(409.96mm)
2.84"
(72.13mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
24th Wettest Wettest to Date 1900
Ties: 1920
Dec 1897–May 1898
6-Month
22.61"
(574.29mm)
19.64"
(498.86mm)
2.97"
(75.43mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1897 1944
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 1900
Nov 1897–May 1898
7-Month
27.94"
(709.68mm)
23.56"
(598.42mm)
4.38"
(111.26mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1905
22nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Oct 1897–May 1898
8-Month
29.25"
(742.95mm)
27.27"
(692.66mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1911
43rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Sep 1897–May 1898
9-Month
31.96"
(811.78mm)
30.97"
(786.64mm)
0.99"
(25.14mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1896 1911
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2006
Aug 1897–May 1898
10-Month
36.16"
(918.46mm)
34.48"
(875.79mm)
1.68"
(42.67mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1897 1985
47th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Jul 1897–May 1898
11-Month
41.59"
(1,056.39mm)
38.26"
(971.80mm)
3.33"
(84.59mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1897 1911
37th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Ties: 2012
Jun 1897–May 1898
12-Month
45.62"
(1,158.75mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
3.62"
(91.95mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1897 1911
38th Wettest Wettest to Date 1955
Dec 1896–May 1898
18-Month
63.83"
(1,621.28mm)
61.69"
(1,566.93mm)
2.14"
(54.35mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
57th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Jun 1896–May 1898
24-Month
88.87"
(2,257.30mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
4.90"
(124.46mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
43rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2007
Jun 1895–May 1898
36-Month
127.73"
(3,244.34mm)
125.92"
(3,198.37mm)
1.81"
(45.97mm)
57th Driest Driest to Date 1967
66th Wettest Wettest to Date 2007

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/