Climate at a Glance

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, August 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1942
1-Month
2.80"
(71.12mm)
3.51"
(89.15mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1940 2002
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1991
Jul–Aug 1942
2-Month
5.62"
(142.75mm)
7.30"
(185.42mm)
-1.68"
(-42.67mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1940 1952
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1976
Jun–Aug 1942
3-Month
11.74"
(298.20mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1941 1948
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1917
May–Aug 1942
4-Month
14.05"
(356.87mm)
14.43"
(366.52mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2006
Ties: 2000
Apr–Aug 1942
5-Month
16.60"
(421.64mm)
17.78"
(451.61mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1941 2001
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2009, 2011
Mar–Aug 1942
6-Month
22.08"
(560.83mm)
21.10"
(535.94mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2011
Feb–Aug 1942
7-Month
25.17"
(639.32mm)
23.88"
(606.55mm)
1.29"
(32.77mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2011
Jan–Aug 1942
8-Month
27.69"
(703.33mm)
27.18"
(690.37mm)
0.51"
(12.96mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1976
Dec 1941–Aug 1942
9-Month
30.55"
(775.97mm)
30.68"
(779.27mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1941 1944
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2011
Nov 1941–Aug 1942
10-Month
33.82"
(859.03mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1941 1905
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1984
Oct 1941–Aug 1942
11-Month
37.77"
(959.36mm)
38.31"
(973.07mm)
-0.54"
(-13.71mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1941 1905
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2006
Sep 1941–Aug 1942
12-Month
39.98"
(1,015.49mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
-2.02"
(-51.31mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2006
Mar 1941–Aug 1942
18-Month
56.70"
(1,440.18mm)
63.09"
(1,602.49mm)
-6.39"
(-162.31mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1925 1965
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2006
Sep 1940–Aug 1942
24-Month
76.03"
(1,931.16mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
-7.94"
(-201.68mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1941 1966
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2007
Sep 1939–Aug 1942
36-Month
115.43"
(2,931.92mm)
125.95"
(3,199.13mm)
-10.52"
(-267.21mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1941 1966
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2008
Sep 1938–Aug 1942
48-Month
154.32"
(3,919.73mm)
167.91"
(4,264.91mm)
-13.59"
(-345.18mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1926 1968
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2009
Sep 1937–Aug 1942
60-Month
200.44"
(5,091.18mm)
209.89"
(5,331.21mm)
-9.45"
(-240.03mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1933 1968
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/