Climate at a Glance

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, August 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1949
1-Month
2.54"
(64.52mm)
3.51"
(89.15mm)
-0.97"
(-24.63mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1948 2002
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1991
Ties: 1919
Jul–Aug 1949
2-Month
5.34"
(135.64mm)
7.30"
(185.42mm)
-1.96"
(-49.78mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1948 1952
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1976
Jun–Aug 1949
3-Month
8.07"
(204.98mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
-2.97"
(-75.44mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1948 1948
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1917
Ties: 1995
May–Aug 1949
4-Month
11.35"
(288.29mm)
14.43"
(366.52mm)
-3.08"
(-78.23mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1944 1965
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2006
Apr–Aug 1949
5-Month
14.05"
(356.87mm)
17.78"
(451.61mm)
-3.73"
(-94.74mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1944 2001
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2009, 2011
Mar–Aug 1949
6-Month
16.44"
(417.58mm)
21.10"
(535.94mm)
-4.66"
(-118.36mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1905 1965
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Feb–Aug 1949
7-Month
18.83"
(478.28mm)
23.88"
(606.55mm)
-5.05"
(-128.27mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Jan–Aug 1949
8-Month
22.22"
(564.39mm)
27.18"
(690.37mm)
-4.96"
(-125.98mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1944 1965
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1976
Ties: 1966
Dec 1948–Aug 1949
9-Month
25.59"
(649.99mm)
30.67"
(779.02mm)
-5.08"
(-129.03mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1948 1944
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011
Nov 1948–Aug 1949
10-Month
31.52"
(800.61mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
-3.07"
(-77.98mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1905
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1984
Oct 1948–Aug 1949
11-Month
35.34"
(897.64mm)
38.31"
(973.07mm)
-2.97"
(-75.43mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1905
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2006
Sep 1948–Aug 1949
12-Month
36.64"
(930.66mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
-5.36"
(-136.14mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1948 1965
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2006
Mar 1948–Aug 1949
18-Month
56.35"
(1,431.29mm)
63.09"
(1,602.49mm)
-6.74"
(-171.20mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1948 1965
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2006
Sep 1947–Aug 1949
24-Month
69.22"
(1,758.19mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
-14.75"
(-374.65mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1966
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2007
Ties: 2002
Sep 1946–Aug 1949
36-Month
111.60"
(2,834.64mm)
125.95"
(3,199.13mm)
-14.35"
(-364.49mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1925 1966
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2008
Sep 1945–Aug 1949
48-Month
151.60"
(3,850.64mm)
167.91"
(4,264.91mm)
-16.31"
(-414.27mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1926 1968
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2009
Sep 1944–Aug 1949
60-Month
199.65"
(5,071.11mm)
209.89"
(5,331.21mm)
-10.24"
(-260.10mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1944 1968
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/