Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, January 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1953
1-Month
4.01"
(101.85mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1952 1970
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1979
Ties: 1950
Dec 1952–Jan 1953
2-Month
8.55"
(217.17mm)
6.80"
(172.72mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1944
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1958
Nov 1952–Jan 1953
3-Month
10.57"
(268.48mm)
10.72"
(272.29mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1948 1940
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1984
Oct 1952–Jan 1953
4-Month
14.20"
(360.68mm)
14.43"
(366.52mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1950 1948
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2006
Sep 1952–Jan 1953
5-Month
17.18"
(436.37mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1950 1985
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2006
Ties: 1900
Aug 1952–Jan 1953
6-Month
19.84"
(503.94mm)
21.63"
(549.40mm)
-1.79"
(-45.46mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1950 1948, 1985
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2006
Jul 1952–Jan 1953
7-Month
21.11"
(536.19mm)
25.41"
(645.41mm)
-4.30"
(-109.22mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1948 1985
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2006
Jun 1952–Jan 1953
8-Month
26.01"
(660.65mm)
29.16"
(740.66mm)
-3.15"
(-80.01mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1950 2002
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2006
May 1952–Jan 1953
9-Month
29.79"
(756.67mm)
32.56"
(827.02mm)
-2.77"
(-70.35mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1950 2002
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2006
Apr 1952–Jan 1953
10-Month
32.49"
(825.25mm)
35.87"
(911.10mm)
-3.38"
(-85.85mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1950 2002
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2006
Mar 1952–Jan 1953
11-Month
34.49"
(876.05mm)
39.21"
(995.93mm)
-4.72"
(-119.88mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1950 2002
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2006
Feb 1952–Jan 1953
12-Month
38.82"
(986.03mm)
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
-3.21"
(-81.53mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1950 2002
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2006
Aug 1951–Jan 1953
18-Month
63.85"
(1,621.79mm)
63.58"
(1,614.93mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1951 2002
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2007
Feb 1951–Jan 1953
24-Month
89.30"
(2,268.22mm)
84.00"
(2,133.60mm)
5.30"
(134.62mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2007
Feb 1950–Jan 1953
36-Month
132.85"
(3,374.39mm)
125.95"
(3,199.13mm)
6.90"
(175.26mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1952 1967
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2008
Feb 1949–Jan 1953
48-Month
168.57"
(4,281.68mm)
167.95"
(4,265.93mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1951 1968
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2009
Feb 1948–Jan 1953
60-Month
207.44"
(5,268.98mm)
209.88"
(5,330.95mm)
-2.44"
(-61.97mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1952 1969
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/