Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, May 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1946
1-Month
3.40"
(86.36mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1944 1911
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1984
Ties: 2002
Apr–May 1946
2-Month
6.70"
(170.18mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1944 1911
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2005
Mar–May 1946
3-Month
8.18"
(207.77mm)
10.06"
(255.52mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1944 1965
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1983
Ties: 1975
Feb–May 1946
4-Month
11.09"
(281.69mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1944 1905
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1983
Ties: 1907
Jan–May 1946
5-Month
14.38"
(365.25mm)
16.14"
(409.96mm)
-1.76"
(-44.71mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1944 1965
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1900
Dec 1945–May 1946
6-Month
17.65"
(448.31mm)
19.64"
(498.86mm)
-1.99"
(-50.55mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1944 1944
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1900
Nov 1945–May 1946
7-Month
21.79"
(553.47mm)
23.56"
(598.42mm)
-1.77"
(-44.95mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1944 1905
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1984
Oct 1945–May 1946
8-Month
25.93"
(658.62mm)
27.27"
(692.66mm)
-1.34"
(-34.04mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1911
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1984
Sep 1945–May 1946
9-Month
30.54"
(775.72mm)
30.97"
(786.64mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1944 1911
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2006
Aug 1945–May 1946
10-Month
32.47"
(824.74mm)
34.48"
(875.79mm)
-2.01"
(-51.05mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1944 1985
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2006
Jul 1945–May 1946
11-Month
36.92"
(937.77mm)
38.26"
(971.80mm)
-1.34"
(-34.03mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1944 1911
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2006
Jun 1945–May 1946
12-Month
40.55"
(1,029.97mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1943 1911
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1955
Dec 1944–May 1946
18-Month
64.07"
(1,627.38mm)
61.69"
(1,566.93mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1945 1965
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2006
Jun 1944–May 1946
24-Month
88.30"
(2,242.82mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
4.33"
(109.98mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2007
Jun 1943–May 1946
36-Month
128.91"
(3,274.31mm)
125.92"
(3,198.37mm)
2.99"
(75.94mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1945 1967
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2007
Jun 1942–May 1946
48-Month
168.20"
(4,272.28mm)
167.92"
(4,265.17mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1945 1967
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2009
Jun 1941–May 1946
60-Month
206.63"
(5,248.40mm)
209.86"
(5,330.44mm)
-3.23"
(-82.04mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1945 1969
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/