Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, October 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1948
1-Month
3.82"
(97.03mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1947 1947
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2005
Sep–Oct 1948
2-Month
5.12"
(130.05mm)
7.39"
(187.71mm)
-2.27"
(-57.66mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1947 1947
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2005
Aug–Oct 1948
3-Month
7.33"
(186.18mm)
10.90"
(276.86mm)
-3.57"
(-90.68mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1947 1947
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2005
Jul–Oct 1948
4-Month
10.24"
(260.10mm)
14.69"
(373.13mm)
-4.45"
(-113.03mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1947 1968
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2005
Ties: 1978
Jun–Oct 1948
5-Month
12.85"
(326.39mm)
18.43"
(468.12mm)
-5.58"
(-141.73mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1895 1895
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1954
May–Oct 1948
6-Month
19.23"
(488.44mm)
21.82"
(554.23mm)
-2.59"
(-65.79mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1946 1895
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1954
Apr–Oct 1948
7-Month
21.98"
(558.29mm)
25.17"
(639.32mm)
-3.19"
(-81.03mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1941 2001
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2005
Ties: 1910
Mar–Oct 1948
8-Month
24.83"
(630.68mm)
28.49"
(723.65mm)
-3.66"
(-92.97mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1946 1965
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2005
Feb–Oct 1948
9-Month
26.18"
(664.97mm)
31.27"
(794.26mm)
-5.09"
(-129.29mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1941 1895
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2005
Jan–Oct 1948
10-Month
28.58"
(725.93mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
-5.99"
(-152.15mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1941 1957
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2005
Dec 1947–Oct 1948
11-Month
30.30"
(769.62mm)
38.06"
(966.72mm)
-7.76"
(-197.10mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1941 1957
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2005
Nov 1947–Oct 1948
12-Month
34.43"
(874.52mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
-7.55"
(-191.77mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1911 1905
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2005
May 1947–Oct 1948
18-Month
54.48"
(1,383.79mm)
63.83"
(1,621.28mm)
-9.35"
(-237.49mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1924 1965
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2006
Nov 1946–Oct 1948
24-Month
74.11"
(1,882.39mm)
84.02"
(2,134.11mm)
-9.91"
(-251.72mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1941 1966
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2006
Nov 1945–Oct 1948
36-Month
111.33"
(2,827.78mm)
125.99"
(3,200.15mm)
-14.66"
(-372.37mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1966
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2007
Nov 1944–Oct 1948
48-Month
157.75"
(4,006.85mm)
167.97"
(4,266.44mm)
-10.22"
(-259.59mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1943 1968
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2008
Nov 1943–Oct 1948
60-Month
196.09"
(4,980.69mm)
209.93"
(5,332.22mm)
-13.84"
(-351.53mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1944 1968
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/