Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, January 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1940
1-Month
1.63"
(41.40mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1896 1970
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1979
Dec 1939–Jan 1940
2-Month
5.43"
(137.92mm)
6.80"
(172.72mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1933 1944
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1958
Nov 1939–Jan 1940
3-Month
6.23"
(158.24mm)
10.72"
(272.29mm)
-4.49"
(-114.05mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1940
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1984
Oct 1939–Jan 1940
4-Month
11.25"
(285.75mm)
14.43"
(366.52mm)
-3.18"
(-80.77mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1931 1948
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2006
Sep 1939–Jan 1940
5-Month
15.02"
(381.51mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
-3.11"
(-78.99mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1931 1985
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2006
Aug 1939–Jan 1940
6-Month
18.07"
(458.98mm)
21.63"
(549.40mm)
-3.56"
(-90.42mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1931 1948, 1985
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2006
Jul 1939–Jan 1940
7-Month
21.39"
(543.31mm)
25.41"
(645.41mm)
-4.02"
(-102.10mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1931 1985
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2006
Jun 1939–Jan 1940
8-Month
24.39"
(619.51mm)
29.16"
(740.66mm)
-4.77"
(-121.15mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1931 2002
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2006
May 1939–Jan 1940
9-Month
26.43"
(671.32mm)
32.56"
(827.02mm)
-6.13"
(-155.70mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2006
Apr 1939–Jan 1940
10-Month
30.38"
(771.65mm)
35.87"
(911.10mm)
-5.49"
(-139.45mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1931 2002
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2006
Mar 1939–Jan 1940
11-Month
33.53"
(851.66mm)
39.21"
(995.93mm)
-5.68"
(-144.27mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2006
Feb 1939–Jan 1940
12-Month
36.66"
(931.16mm)
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
-5.37"
(-136.40mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2006
Aug 1938–Jan 1940
18-Month
57.82"
(1,468.63mm)
63.58"
(1,614.93mm)
-5.76"
(-146.30mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1931 2002
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2007
Feb 1938–Jan 1940
24-Month
79.83"
(2,027.68mm)
84.00"
(2,133.60mm)
-4.17"
(-105.92mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1932 1966
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2007
Feb 1937–Jan 1940
36-Month
123.38"
(3,133.85mm)
125.95"
(3,199.13mm)
-2.57"
(-65.28mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1933 1967
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2008
Feb 1936–Jan 1940
48-Month
171.05"
(4,344.67mm)
167.95"
(4,265.93mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1936 1968
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2009
Feb 1935–Jan 1940
60-Month
210.45"
(5,345.43mm)
209.88"
(5,330.95mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1969
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 29, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/