Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, April 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1953
1-Month
4.44"
(112.78mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
1.09"
(27.69mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1983
Mar–Apr 1953
2-Month
11.76"
(298.70mm)
6.67"
(169.42mm)
5.09"
(129.28mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1952 1927
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Feb–Apr 1953
3-Month
14.92"
(378.97mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
5.47"
(138.94mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1905
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1983
Jan–Apr 1953
4-Month
18.93"
(480.82mm)
12.75"
(323.85mm)
6.18"
(156.97mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1952 2004
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1936
Dec 1952–Apr 1953
5-Month
23.47"
(596.14mm)
16.25"
(412.75mm)
7.22"
(183.39mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1952 1905
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1953
Nov 1952–Apr 1953
6-Month
25.49"
(647.45mm)
20.16"
(512.06mm)
5.33"
(135.39mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1952 1905
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1951
Oct 1952–Apr 1953
7-Month
29.12"
(739.65mm)
23.88"
(606.55mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1952 1905
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2006
Sep 1952–Apr 1953
8-Month
32.10"
(815.34mm)
27.57"
(700.28mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1952 1985
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2006
Aug 1952–Apr 1953
9-Month
34.76"
(882.90mm)
31.08"
(789.43mm)
3.68"
(93.47mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1952 1948
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2006
Jul 1952–Apr 1953
10-Month
36.03"
(915.16mm)
34.86"
(885.44mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1950 1985
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1955
Jun 1952–Apr 1953
11-Month
40.93"
(1,039.62mm)
38.61"
(980.69mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1950 1948
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1955
May 1952–Apr 1953
12-Month
44.71"
(1,135.63mm)
42.01"
(1,067.05mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1950 1915
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1955
Ties: 1923
Nov 1951–Apr 1953
18-Month
68.29"
(1,734.57mm)
62.21"
(1,580.13mm)
6.08"
(154.44mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1955
May 1951–Apr 1953
24-Month
90.52"
(2,299.21mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
6.55"
(166.37mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2007
Ties: 1902
May 1950–Apr 1953
36-Month
138.39"
(3,515.11mm)
125.92"
(3,198.37mm)
12.47"
(316.74mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1952 1967
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 2008
May 1949–Apr 1953
48-Month
176.01"
(4,470.65mm)
167.92"
(4,265.17mm)
8.09"
(205.48mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1967
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2009
May 1948–Apr 1953
60-Month
215.41"
(5,471.41mm)
209.84"
(5,329.94mm)
5.57"
(141.47mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1952 1969
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/