Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, August 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1938
1-Month
3.91"
(99.31mm)
3.51"
(89.15mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1937 2002
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1991
Ties: 1901
Jul–Aug 1938
2-Month
9.86"
(250.44mm)
7.30"
(185.42mm)
2.56"
(65.02mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1937 1952
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1976
Jun–Aug 1938
3-Month
13.99"
(355.35mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1937 1948
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1917
May–Aug 1938
4-Month
17.92"
(455.17mm)
14.43"
(366.52mm)
3.49"
(88.65mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1937 1965
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2006
Apr–Aug 1938
5-Month
20.74"
(526.80mm)
17.78"
(451.61mm)
2.96"
(75.19mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1937 2001
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2009, 2011
Mar–Aug 1938
6-Month
23.19"
(589.03mm)
21.10"
(535.94mm)
2.09"
(53.09mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1937 1965
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2011
Feb–Aug 1938
7-Month
25.92"
(658.37mm)
23.88"
(606.55mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1937 1965
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2011
Jan–Aug 1938
8-Month
29.50"
(749.30mm)
27.18"
(690.37mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1937 1965
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1976
Dec 1937–Aug 1938
9-Month
31.97"
(812.04mm)
30.67"
(779.02mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1935 1944
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2011
Nov 1937–Aug 1938
10-Month
36.43"
(925.32mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
1.84"
(46.73mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1905
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1984
Oct 1937–Aug 1938
11-Month
42.43"
(1,077.72mm)
38.31"
(973.07mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1937 1905
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2006
Sep 1937–Aug 1938
12-Month
46.12"
(1,171.45mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1965
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2006
Mar 1937–Aug 1938
18-Month
66.60"
(1,691.64mm)
63.09"
(1,602.49mm)
3.51"
(89.15mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1936 1965
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2006
Sep 1936–Aug 1938
24-Month
89.46"
(2,272.28mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
5.49"
(139.44mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1936 1966
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2007
Ties: 1998
Sep 1935–Aug 1938
36-Month
136.10"
(3,456.94mm)
125.95"
(3,199.13mm)
10.15"
(257.81mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2008
Sep 1934–Aug 1938
48-Month
178.04"
(4,522.22mm)
167.91"
(4,264.91mm)
10.13"
(257.31mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1937 1968
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2009
Sep 1933–Aug 1938
60-Month
219.50"
(5,575.30mm)
209.89"
(5,331.21mm)
9.61"
(244.09mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1937 1968
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1903 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/