Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, May 1952

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1952
1-Month
3.78"
(96.01mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
0.39"
(9.90mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1951 1911
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1984
Apr–May 1952
2-Month
6.48"
(164.59mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
-0.26"
(-6.61mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1950 1911
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2005
Mar–May 1952
3-Month
8.48"
(215.39mm)
10.06"
(255.52mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1983
Feb–May 1952
4-Month
12.81"
(325.37mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
-0.03"
(-0.77mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1950 1905
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1983
Jan–May 1952
5-Month
16.58"
(421.13mm)
16.14"
(409.96mm)
0.44"
(11.17mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1900
Ties: 1933
Dec 1951–May 1952
6-Month
21.29"
(540.77mm)
19.64"
(498.86mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1944
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1900
Nov 1951–May 1952
7-Month
27.36"
(694.94mm)
23.56"
(598.42mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1950 1905
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1984
Oct 1951–May 1952
8-Month
30.88"
(784.35mm)
27.27"
(692.66mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1911
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1984
Sep 1951–May 1952
9-Month
33.62"
(853.95mm)
30.97"
(786.64mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1950 1911
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2006
Aug 1951–May 1952
10-Month
37.84"
(961.14mm)
34.48"
(875.79mm)
3.36"
(85.35mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1985
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2006
Jul 1951–May 1952
11-Month
44.17"
(1,121.92mm)
38.26"
(971.80mm)
5.91"
(150.12mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1950 1911
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2006
Jun 1951–May 1952
12-Month
46.59"
(1,183.39mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1911
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1955
Dec 1950–May 1952
18-Month
71.75"
(1,822.45mm)
61.69"
(1,566.93mm)
10.06"
(255.52mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1951 1965
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Jun 1950–May 1952
24-Month
96.53"
(2,451.86mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
12.56"
(319.02mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
12th Wettest Wettest to Date 2007
Jun 1949–May 1952
36-Month
131.80"
(3,347.72mm)
125.92"
(3,198.37mm)
5.88"
(149.35mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1951 1967
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2007
Jun 1948–May 1952
48-Month
168.10"
(4,269.74mm)
167.92"
(4,265.17mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1951 1967
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2009
Jun 1947–May 1952
60-Month
204.36"
(5,190.74mm)
209.86"
(5,330.44mm)
-5.50"
(-139.70mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1951 1969
80th 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 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/