Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, May 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1899
1-Month
2.54"
(64.52mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1898 1911
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1984
Apr–May 1899
2-Month
3.50"
(88.90mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
-3.24"
(-82.30mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 1911
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2005
Mar–May 1899
3-Month
8.67"
(220.22mm)
10.06"
(255.52mm)
-1.39"
(-35.30mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1898 1965
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Feb–May 1899
4-Month
11.15"
(283.21mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
-1.69"
(-42.93mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1895 1905
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1983
Jan–May 1899
5-Month
13.98"
(355.09mm)
16.14"
(409.96mm)
-2.16"
(-54.87mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1895 1965
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1900
Dec 1898–May 1899
6-Month
16.07"
(408.18mm)
19.64"
(498.86mm)
-3.57"
(-90.68mm)
20th Driest Driest to Date 1944
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1900
Nov 1898–May 1899
7-Month
21.42"
(544.07mm)
23.56"
(598.42mm)
-2.14"
(-54.35mm)
36th Driest Driest to Date 1905
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1984
Ties: 1927, 1939
Oct 1898–May 1899
8-Month
27.32"
(693.93mm)
27.27"
(692.66mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1897 1911
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1984
Sep 1898–May 1899
9-Month
30.30"
(769.62mm)
30.97"
(786.64mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1896 1911
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2006
Aug 1898–May 1899
10-Month
33.90"
(861.06mm)
34.48"
(875.79mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1985
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2006
Jul 1898–May 1899
11-Month
36.56"
(928.62mm)
38.26"
(971.80mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1911
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2006
Jun 1898–May 1899
12-Month
41.10"
(1,043.94mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1896 1911
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1955
Dec 1897–May 1899
18-Month
63.71"
(1,618.23mm)
61.69"
(1,566.93mm)
2.02"
(51.30mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2006
Jun 1897–May 1899
24-Month
86.72"
(2,202.69mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
2.75"
(69.85mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2007
Jun 1896–May 1899
36-Month
129.97"
(3,301.24mm)
125.92"
(3,198.37mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1898 1967
56th Wettest Wettest to Date 2007
Jun 1895–May 1899
48-Month
168.83"
(4,288.28mm)
167.92"
(4,265.17mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
57th Driest Driest to Date 1967
65th Wettest Wettest to Date 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 24, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/