Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, August 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1899
1-Month
1.11"
(28.19mm)
3.51"
(89.15mm)
-2.40"
(-60.96mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2002
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1991
Jul–Aug 1899
2-Month
6.66"
(169.16mm)
7.30"
(185.42mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1898 1952
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1976
Jun–Aug 1899
3-Month
10.03"
(254.76mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
-1.01"
(-25.66mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1895 1948
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1917
May–Aug 1899
4-Month
12.57"
(319.28mm)
14.43"
(366.52mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1895 1965
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2006
Apr–Aug 1899
5-Month
13.53"
(343.66mm)
17.78"
(451.61mm)
-4.25"
(-107.95mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 2001
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2009, 2011
Mar–Aug 1899
6-Month
18.70"
(474.98mm)
21.10"
(535.94mm)
-2.40"
(-60.96mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1898 1965
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2011
Feb–Aug 1899
7-Month
21.18"
(537.97mm)
23.88"
(606.55mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1895 1965
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Ties: 1980
Jan–Aug 1899
8-Month
24.01"
(609.85mm)
27.18"
(690.37mm)
-3.17"
(-80.52mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1895 1965
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1976
Dec 1898–Aug 1899
9-Month
26.10"
(662.94mm)
30.68"
(779.27mm)
-4.58"
(-116.33mm)
16th Driest Driest to Date 1944
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Nov 1898–Aug 1899
10-Month
31.45"
(798.83mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
-3.14"
(-79.76mm)
31st Driest Driest to Date 1905
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1984
Oct 1898–Aug 1899
11-Month
37.35"
(948.69mm)
38.31"
(973.07mm)
-0.96"
(-24.38mm)
53rd Driest Driest to Date 1905
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2006
Sep 1898–Aug 1899
12-Month
40.33"
(1,024.38mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
44th Driest Driest to Date 1965
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2006
Mar 1898–Aug 1899
18-Month
58.55"
(1,487.17mm)
63.09"
(1,602.49mm)
-4.54"
(-115.32mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2006
Sep 1897–Aug 1899
24-Month
83.09"
(2,110.49mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
48th Driest Driest to Date 1966
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2007
Sep 1896–Aug 1899
36-Month
129.10"
(3,279.14mm)
125.95"
(3,199.13mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
66th Driest Driest to Date 1966
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2008
Sep 1895–Aug 1899
48-Month
169.47"
(4,304.54mm)
167.91"
(4,264.91mm)
1.56"
(39.63mm)
59th Driest Driest to Date 1968
63rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/