Climate at a Glance

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, October 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1942
1-Month
2.41"
(61.21mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
-1.29"
(-32.77mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1947
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2005
Sep–Oct 1942
2-Month
6.19"
(157.23mm)
7.39"
(187.71mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1941 1947
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2005
Aug–Oct 1942
3-Month
8.99"
(228.35mm)
10.90"
(276.86mm)
-1.91"
(-48.51mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1940 1947
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2005
Jul–Oct 1942
4-Month
11.81"
(299.97mm)
14.69"
(373.13mm)
-2.88"
(-73.16mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1940 1968
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2005
Ties: 1923
Jun–Oct 1942
5-Month
17.93"
(455.42mm)
18.43"
(468.12mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1941 1895
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1954
May–Oct 1942
6-Month
20.24"
(514.10mm)
21.82"
(554.23mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1895
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1954
Apr–Oct 1942
7-Month
22.79"
(578.87mm)
25.17"
(639.32mm)
-2.38"
(-60.45mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1941 2001
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2005
Mar–Oct 1942
8-Month
28.27"
(718.06mm)
28.49"
(723.65mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2005
Feb–Oct 1942
9-Month
31.36"
(796.54mm)
31.27"
(794.26mm)
0.09"
(2.28mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1941 1895
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2005
Jan–Oct 1942
10-Month
33.88"
(860.55mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
-0.69"
(-17.53mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1941 1957
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2005
Dec 1941–Oct 1942
11-Month
36.74"
(933.20mm)
38.06"
(966.72mm)
-1.32"
(-33.52mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1941 1957
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2005
Nov 1941–Oct 1942
12-Month
40.01"
(1,016.25mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
-1.97"
(-50.04mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1941 1905
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2005
May 1941–Oct 1942
18-Month
58.81"
(1,493.77mm)
63.83"
(1,621.28mm)
-5.02"
(-127.51mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2006
Nov 1940–Oct 1942
24-Month
76.01"
(1,930.65mm)
84.02"
(2,134.11mm)
-8.01"
(-203.46mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1941 1966
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2006
Nov 1939–Oct 1942
36-Month
112.83"
(2,865.88mm)
125.99"
(3,200.15mm)
-13.16"
(-334.27mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1941 1966
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2007
Nov 1938–Oct 1942
48-Month
152.41"
(3,871.21mm)
167.97"
(4,266.44mm)
-15.56"
(-395.23mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1924 1968
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2008
Ties: 1924
Nov 1937–Oct 1942
60-Month
196.94"
(5,002.28mm)
209.93"
(5,332.22mm)
-12.99"
(-329.94mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1927 1968
103rd 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 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/