Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, May 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1942
1-Month
2.31"
(58.67mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
-1.08"
(-27.44mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1939 1911
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1984
Apr–May 1942
2-Month
4.86"
(123.44mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
-1.88"
(-47.76mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1941 1911
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2005
Mar–May 1942
3-Month
10.34"
(262.64mm)
10.06"
(255.52mm)
0.28"
(7.12mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1983
Feb–May 1942
4-Month
13.43"
(341.12mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
0.59"
(14.98mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1941 1905
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1983
Jan–May 1942
5-Month
15.95"
(405.13mm)
16.14"
(409.96mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1900
Dec 1941–May 1942
6-Month
18.81"
(477.77mm)
19.64"
(498.86mm)
-0.83"
(-21.09mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1941 1944
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1900
Nov 1941–May 1942
7-Month
22.08"
(560.83mm)
23.56"
(598.42mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1941 1905
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1984
Oct 1941–May 1942
8-Month
26.03"
(661.16mm)
27.27"
(692.66mm)
-1.24"
(-31.50mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1941 1911
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1984
Sep 1941–May 1942
9-Month
28.24"
(717.30mm)
30.97"
(786.64mm)
-2.73"
(-69.34mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1911
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2006
Aug 1941–May 1942
10-Month
32.10"
(815.34mm)
34.48"
(875.79mm)
-2.38"
(-60.45mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1941 1985
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2006
Jul 1941–May 1942
11-Month
36.12"
(917.45mm)
38.26"
(971.80mm)
-2.14"
(-54.35mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1941 1911
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2006
Jun 1941–May 1942
12-Month
38.43"
(976.12mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
-3.57"
(-90.68mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1941 1911
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1955
Dec 1940–May 1942
18-Month
52.08"
(1,322.83mm)
61.69"
(1,566.93mm)
-9.61"
(-244.10mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1911 1965
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2006
Jun 1940–May 1942
24-Month
73.83"
(1,875.28mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
-10.14"
(-257.56mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1931 1966
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2007
Jun 1939–May 1942
36-Month
113.06"
(2,871.72mm)
125.92"
(3,198.37mm)
-12.86"
(-326.65mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1916 1967
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2007
Jun 1938–May 1942
48-Month
156.57"
(3,976.88mm)
167.92"
(4,265.17mm)
-11.35"
(-288.29mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1932 1967
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2009
Jun 1937–May 1942
60-Month
198.69"
(5,046.73mm)
209.86"
(5,330.44mm)
-11.17"
(-283.71mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1934 1969
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/