Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, January 1939

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1939
1-Month
2.04"
(51.82mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
-1.26"
(-32.00mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1921 1970
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1979
Dec 1938–Jan 1939
2-Month
6.44"
(163.58mm)
6.80"
(172.72mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1938 1944
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1958
Nov 1938–Jan 1939
3-Month
9.15"
(232.41mm)
10.72"
(272.29mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1933 1940
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1984
Oct 1938–Jan 1939
4-Month
11.80"
(299.72mm)
14.43"
(366.52mm)
-2.63"
(-66.80mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1931 1948
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2006
Sep 1938–Jan 1939
5-Month
17.25"
(438.15mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1931 1985
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2006
Aug 1938–Jan 1939
6-Month
21.16"
(537.46mm)
21.63"
(549.40mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1931 1948, 1985
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2006
Jul 1938–Jan 1939
7-Month
27.11"
(688.59mm)
25.41"
(645.41mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1938 1985
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2006
Jun 1938–Jan 1939
8-Month
31.24"
(793.50mm)
29.16"
(740.66mm)
2.08"
(52.84mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1938 2002
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2006
Ties: 1968
May 1938–Jan 1939
9-Month
35.17"
(893.32mm)
32.56"
(827.02mm)
2.61"
(66.30mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1938 2002
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2006
Apr 1938–Jan 1939
10-Month
37.99"
(964.95mm)
35.87"
(911.10mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1938 2002
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2006
Mar 1938–Jan 1939
11-Month
40.44"
(1,027.18mm)
39.21"
(995.93mm)
1.23"
(31.25mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1936 2002
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2006
Feb 1938–Jan 1939
12-Month
43.17"
(1,096.52mm)
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1936 2002
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2006
Aug 1937–Jan 1939
18-Month
66.28"
(1,683.51mm)
63.58"
(1,614.93mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1936 2002
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2007
Feb 1937–Jan 1939
24-Month
86.72"
(2,202.69mm)
84.00"
(2,133.60mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1936 1966
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2007
Feb 1936–Jan 1939
36-Month
134.39"
(3,413.51mm)
125.95"
(3,199.13mm)
8.44"
(214.38mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1938 1967
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2008
Ties: 2017
Feb 1935–Jan 1939
48-Month
173.79"
(4,414.27mm)
167.95"
(4,265.93mm)
5.84"
(148.34mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1936 1968
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2009
Feb 1934–Jan 1939
60-Month
218.12"
(5,540.25mm)
209.88"
(5,330.95mm)
8.24"
(209.30mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1938 1969
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1921 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/