Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, May 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1950
1-Month
0.93"
(23.62mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
-2.46"
(-62.49mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1911 1911
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1984
Apr–May 1950
2-Month
4.17"
(105.92mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
-2.57"
(-65.28mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1944 1911
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2005
Mar–May 1950
3-Month
7.76"
(197.10mm)
10.06"
(255.52mm)
-2.30"
(-58.42mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1944 1965
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Feb–May 1950
4-Month
10.31"
(261.87mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
-2.53"
(-64.27mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1905
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Jan–May 1950
5-Month
14.32"
(363.73mm)
16.14"
(409.96mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1900
Dec 1949–May 1950
6-Month
16.44"
(417.58mm)
19.64"
(498.86mm)
-3.20"
(-81.28mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1944 1944
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1900
Nov 1949–May 1950
7-Month
20.98"
(532.89mm)
23.56"
(598.42mm)
-2.58"
(-65.53mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1944 1905
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1984
Ties: 1922, 2013
Oct 1949–May 1950
8-Month
23.27"
(591.06mm)
27.27"
(692.66mm)
-4.00"
(-101.60mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1948 1911
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1984
Sep 1949–May 1950
9-Month
27.20"
(690.88mm)
30.97"
(786.64mm)
-3.77"
(-95.76mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1948 1911
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2006
Aug 1949–May 1950
10-Month
29.74"
(755.40mm)
34.48"
(875.79mm)
-4.74"
(-120.39mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1948 1985
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2006
Jul 1949–May 1950
11-Month
32.54"
(826.52mm)
38.26"
(971.80mm)
-5.72"
(-145.28mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1948 1911
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2006
Jun 1949–May 1950
12-Month
35.27"
(895.86mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
-6.73"
(-170.94mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1931 1911
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1955
Dec 1948–May 1950
18-Month
52.79"
(1,340.87mm)
61.69"
(1,566.93mm)
-8.90"
(-226.06mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1942 1965
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2006
Jun 1948–May 1950
24-Month
71.57"
(1,817.88mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
-12.40"
(-314.96mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1931 1966
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2007
Jun 1947–May 1950
36-Month
107.83"
(2,738.88mm)
125.92"
(3,198.37mm)
-18.09"
(-459.49mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1967
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2007
Jun 1946–May 1950
48-Month
148.26"
(3,765.80mm)
167.92"
(4,265.17mm)
-19.66"
(-499.37mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1967
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2009
Jun 1945–May 1950
60-Month
188.81"
(4,795.77mm)
209.86"
(5,330.44mm)
-21.05"
(-534.67mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1969
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 17, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/