Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, August 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1951
1-Month
4.22"
(107.19mm)
3.51"
(89.15mm)
0.71"
(18.04mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1949 2002
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1991
Jul–Aug 1951
2-Month
10.55"
(267.97mm)
7.30"
(185.42mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1950 1952
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1976
Ties: 1988
Jun–Aug 1951
3-Month
12.97"
(329.44mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1950 1948
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1917
May–Aug 1951
4-Month
15.97"
(405.64mm)
14.43"
(366.52mm)
1.54"
(39.12mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2006
Apr–Aug 1951
5-Month
21.52"
(546.61mm)
17.78"
(451.61mm)
3.74"
(95.00mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1950 2001
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2009, 2011
Mar–Aug 1951
6-Month
25.22"
(640.59mm)
21.10"
(535.94mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2011
Feb–Aug 1951
7-Month
29.67"
(753.62mm)
23.88"
(606.55mm)
5.79"
(147.07mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2011
Ties: 1902
Jan–Aug 1951
8-Month
32.71"
(830.83mm)
27.18"
(690.37mm)
5.53"
(140.46mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1976
Ties: 1998
Dec 1950–Aug 1951
9-Month
38.13"
(968.50mm)
30.67"
(779.02mm)
7.46"
(189.48mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1950 1944
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2011
Nov 1950–Aug 1951
10-Month
46.46"
(1,180.08mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
11.87"
(301.49mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1905
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Oct 1950–Aug 1951
11-Month
49.04"
(1,245.62mm)
38.31"
(973.07mm)
10.73"
(272.55mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1950 1905
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Sep 1950–Aug 1951
12-Month
50.53"
(1,283.46mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
8.53"
(216.66mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
12th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Mar 1950–Aug 1951
18-Month
70.67"
(1,795.02mm)
63.09"
(1,602.49mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2006
Sep 1949–Aug 1951
24-Month
90.11"
(2,288.79mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
6.14"
(155.95mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2007
Sep 1948–Aug 1951
36-Month
126.75"
(3,219.45mm)
125.95"
(3,199.13mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2008
Sep 1947–Aug 1951
48-Month
159.33"
(4,046.98mm)
167.91"
(4,264.91mm)
-8.58"
(-217.93mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1950 1968
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2009
Sep 1946–Aug 1951
60-Month
201.71"
(5,123.43mm)
209.89"
(5,331.21mm)
-8.18"
(-207.78mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1950 1968
93rd 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 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/