Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, April 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1940
1-Month
5.83"
(148.08mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
2.48"
(62.99mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1939 1966
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1983
Mar–Apr 1940
2-Month
9.78"
(248.41mm)
6.67"
(169.42mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1939 1927
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1983
Feb–Apr 1940
3-Month
11.72"
(297.69mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
2.27"
(57.66mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1939 1905
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1983
Jan–Apr 1940
4-Month
13.35"
(339.09mm)
12.75"
(323.85mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1939 2004
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1936
Dec 1939–Apr 1940
5-Month
17.15"
(435.61mm)
16.25"
(412.75mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1939 1905
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1953
Nov 1939–Apr 1940
6-Month
17.95"
(455.93mm)
20.16"
(512.06mm)
-2.21"
(-56.13mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1932 1905
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1951
Oct 1939–Apr 1940
7-Month
22.97"
(583.44mm)
23.88"
(606.55mm)
-0.91"
(-23.11mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1939 1905
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2006
Sep 1939–Apr 1940
8-Month
26.74"
(679.20mm)
27.57"
(700.28mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1931 1985
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2006
Aug 1939–Apr 1940
9-Month
29.79"
(756.67mm)
31.08"
(789.43mm)
-1.29"
(-32.76mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1931 1948
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2006
Ties: 1942
Jul 1939–Apr 1940
10-Month
33.11"
(840.99mm)
34.86"
(885.44mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1931 1985
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1955
Jun 1939–Apr 1940
11-Month
36.11"
(917.19mm)
38.61"
(980.69mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1931 1948
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1955
May 1939–Apr 1940
12-Month
38.15"
(969.01mm)
42.01"
(1,067.05mm)
-3.86"
(-98.04mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1931 1915
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1955
Nov 1938–Apr 1940
18-Month
57.53"
(1,461.26mm)
62.21"
(1,580.13mm)
-4.68"
(-118.87mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1931 1966
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1955
May 1938–Apr 1940
24-Month
83.55"
(2,122.17mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1935 1966
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2007
May 1937–Apr 1940
36-Month
126.49"
(3,212.85mm)
125.92"
(3,198.37mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1935 1967
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2008
May 1936–Apr 1940
48-Month
168.71"
(4,285.23mm)
167.92"
(4,265.17mm)
0.79"
(20.06mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1934 1967
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2009
May 1935–Apr 1940
60-Month
214.93"
(5,459.22mm)
209.84"
(5,329.94mm)
5.09"
(129.28mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1938 1969
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/