Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, October 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1898
1-Month
5.90"
(149.86mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1897 1947
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Sep–Oct 1898
2-Month
8.88"
(225.55mm)
7.39"
(187.71mm)
1.49"
(37.84mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1947
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2005
Aug–Oct 1898
3-Month
12.48"
(316.99mm)
10.90"
(276.86mm)
1.58"
(40.13mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1897 1947
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2005
Jul–Oct 1898
4-Month
15.14"
(384.56mm)
14.69"
(373.13mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1897 1968
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2005
Jun–Oct 1898
5-Month
19.68"
(499.87mm)
18.43"
(468.12mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1895
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1954
Ties: 1937
May–Oct 1898
6-Month
21.68"
(550.67mm)
21.82"
(554.23mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1895 1895
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1954
Apr–Oct 1898
7-Month
25.14"
(638.56mm)
25.17"
(639.32mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1896 2001
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2005
Mar–Oct 1898
8-Month
27.10"
(688.34mm)
28.49"
(723.65mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1895 1965
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2005
Feb–Oct 1898
9-Month
33.56"
(852.42mm)
31.27"
(794.26mm)
2.29"
(58.16mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1897 1895
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2005
Jan–Oct 1898
10-Month
38.66"
(981.96mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
4.09"
(103.88mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1897 1957
31st Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Dec 1897–Oct 1898
11-Month
42.29"
(1,074.17mm)
38.06"
(966.72mm)
4.23"
(107.45mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1957
32nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Nov 1897–Oct 1898
12-Month
47.62"
(1,209.55mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
5.64"
(143.26mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1897 1905
25th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
May 1897–Oct 1898
18-Month
70.34"
(1,786.64mm)
63.83"
(1,621.28mm)
6.51"
(165.36mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Nov 1896–Oct 1898
24-Month
87.78"
(2,229.61mm)
84.02"
(2,134.11mm)
3.76"
(95.50mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
44th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Ties: 2017
Nov 1895–Oct 1898
36-Month
134.73"
(3,422.14mm)
125.99"
(3,200.15mm)
8.74"
(221.99mm)
91st Driest Driest to Date 1966
32nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2007

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/