Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, December 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1898
1-Month
2.09"
(53.09mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
-1.44"
(-36.57mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1896 1943
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1973
Nov–Dec 1898
2-Month
7.44"
(188.98mm)
7.42"
(188.47mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1896 1904
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Oct–Dec 1898
3-Month
13.34"
(338.84mm)
11.12"
(282.45mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1897 2001
33rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Sep–Dec 1898
4-Month
16.32"
(414.53mm)
14.81"
(376.17mm)
1.51"
(38.36mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1897 1955
44th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Aug–Dec 1898
5-Month
19.92"
(505.97mm)
18.32"
(465.33mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1897 1947
44th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Jul–Dec 1898
6-Month
22.58"
(573.53mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1895 1978
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2005
Jun–Dec 1898
7-Month
27.12"
(688.85mm)
25.84"
(656.34mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1897 2001
47th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Ties: 1993
May–Dec 1898
8-Month
29.12"
(739.65mm)
29.24"
(742.70mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1896 2001
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2005
Apr–Dec 1898
9-Month
32.58"
(827.53mm)
32.58"
(827.53mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1896 2001
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2005
Mar–Dec 1898
10-Month
34.54"
(877.32mm)
35.90"
(911.86mm)
-1.36"
(-34.54mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1895 2001
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2005
Feb–Dec 1898
11-Month
41.00"
(1,041.40mm)
38.68"
(982.47mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1897 2001
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2005
Jan–Dec 1898
12-Month
46.10"
(1,170.94mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1897 2001
34th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Jul 1897–Dec 1898
18-Month
68.71"
(1,745.23mm)
64.10"
(1,628.14mm)
4.61"
(117.09mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1897 2001
36th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Jan 1897–Dec 1898
24-Month
89.61"
(2,276.09mm)
84.04"
(2,134.62mm)
5.57"
(141.47mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
37th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Jan 1896–Dec 1898
36-Month
131.61"
(3,342.89mm)
125.98"
(3,199.89mm)
5.63"
(143.00mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
44th Wettest Wettest to Date 2007
Jan 1895–Dec 1898
48-Month
167.84"
(4,263.14mm)
167.93"
(4,265.42mm)
-0.09"
(-2.28mm)
57th Driest Driest to Date 1967
68th 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 21, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/