Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, May 1900

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1900
1-Month
5.10"
(129.54mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1899 1911
18th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Apr–May 1900
2-Month
7.01"
(178.05mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
0.27"
(6.85mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1899 1911
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2005
Mar–May 1900
3-Month
12.75"
(323.85mm)
10.06"
(255.52mm)
2.69"
(68.33mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1899 1965
18th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Feb–May 1900
4-Month
19.64"
(498.86mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
6.80"
(172.72mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1899 1905
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jan–May 1900
5-Month
25.56"
(649.22mm)
16.14"
(409.96mm)
9.42"
(239.26mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1899 1965
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1900
Dec 1899–May 1900
6-Month
28.42"
(721.87mm)
19.64"
(498.86mm)
8.78"
(223.01mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1899 1944
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1900
Nov 1899–May 1900
7-Month
31.12"
(790.45mm)
23.56"
(598.42mm)
7.56"
(192.03mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1899 1905
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Oct 1899–May 1900
8-Month
33.43"
(849.12mm)
27.27"
(692.66mm)
6.16"
(156.46mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1899 1911
16th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Sep 1899–May 1900
9-Month
36.82"
(935.23mm)
30.97"
(786.64mm)
5.85"
(148.59mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1899 1911
21st Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Aug 1899–May 1900
10-Month
37.93"
(963.42mm)
34.48"
(875.79mm)
3.45"
(87.63mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1899 1985
31st Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Jul 1899–May 1900
11-Month
43.48"
(1,104.39mm)
38.26"
(971.80mm)
5.22"
(132.59mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1899 1911
23rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Ties: 1997
Jun 1899–May 1900
12-Month
46.85"
(1,189.99mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
4.85"
(123.19mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1899 1911
30th Wettest Wettest to Date 1955
Dec 1898–May 1900
18-Month
62.92"
(1,598.17mm)
61.69"
(1,566.93mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2006
Jun 1898–May 1900
24-Month
87.95"
(2,233.93mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
3.98"
(101.09mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1899 1966
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2007
Jun 1897–May 1900
36-Month
133.57"
(3,392.68mm)
125.92"
(3,198.37mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1899 1967
36th Wettest Wettest to Date 2007
Jun 1896–May 1900
48-Month
176.82"
(4,491.23mm)
167.92"
(4,265.17mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1899 1967
37th Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Ties: 1901
Jun 1895–May 1900
60-Month
215.68"
(5,478.27mm)
209.86"
(5,330.44mm)
5.82"
(147.83mm)
68th Driest Driest to Date 1969
53rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2009

Citing This Page

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