Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, March 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1953
1-Month
7.32"
(185.93mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1952 1915
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1902
Feb–Mar 1953
2-Month
10.48"
(266.19mm)
6.10"
(154.94mm)
4.38"
(111.25mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1952 1905
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1900
Jan–Mar 1953
3-Month
14.49"
(368.05mm)
9.40"
(238.76mm)
5.09"
(129.29mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1952 2004
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1900
Dec 1952–Mar 1953
4-Month
19.03"
(483.36mm)
12.90"
(327.66mm)
6.13"
(155.70mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1952 1989
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1900
Nov 1952–Mar 1953
5-Month
21.05"
(534.67mm)
16.82"
(427.23mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1952 1905
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1984
Oct 1952–Mar 1953
6-Month
24.68"
(626.87mm)
20.53"
(521.46mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1952 1948
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2006
Sep 1952–Mar 1953
7-Month
27.66"
(702.56mm)
24.23"
(615.44mm)
3.43"
(87.12mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1952 1948
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2006
Aug 1952–Mar 1953
8-Month
30.32"
(770.13mm)
27.74"
(704.60mm)
2.58"
(65.53mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1950 1948
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1955
Jul 1952–Mar 1953
9-Month
31.59"
(802.39mm)
31.51"
(800.35mm)
0.08"
(2.04mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1950 1948
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1955
Jun 1952–Mar 1953
10-Month
36.49"
(926.85mm)
35.26"
(895.60mm)
1.23"
(31.25mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1950 1948
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1955
Ties: 1935
May 1952–Mar 1953
11-Month
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
38.66"
(981.96mm)
1.61"
(40.90mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1950 1915
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1955
Apr 1952–Mar 1953
12-Month
42.97"
(1,091.44mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1950 2002
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2006
Oct 1951–Mar 1953
18-Month
67.37"
(1,711.20mm)
62.55"
(1,588.77mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1951 2002
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2007
Ties: 1960
Apr 1951–Mar 1953
24-Month
91.63"
(2,327.40mm)
83.94"
(2,132.08mm)
7.69"
(195.32mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2007
Apr 1950–Mar 1953
36-Month
137.19"
(3,484.63mm)
125.88"
(3,197.35mm)
11.31"
(287.28mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1967
23rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2008
Apr 1949–Mar 1953
48-Month
174.27"
(4,426.46mm)
167.88"
(4,264.15mm)
6.39"
(162.31mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1952 1967
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2009
Apr 1948–Mar 1953
60-Month
213.72"
(5,428.49mm)
209.77"
(5,328.16mm)
3.95"
(100.33mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1952 1969
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/