Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, December 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1953
1-Month
4.31"
(109.47mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1949 1943
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1973
Ties: 2009
Nov–Dec 1953
2-Month
8.21"
(208.53mm)
7.42"
(188.47mm)
0.79"
(20.06mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1952 1904
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1983
Oct–Dec 1953
3-Month
12.42"
(315.47mm)
11.12"
(282.45mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1952 2001
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2005
Sep–Dec 1953
4-Month
15.39"
(390.91mm)
14.81"
(376.17mm)
0.58"
(14.74mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1952 1955
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2005
Aug–Dec 1953
5-Month
18.37"
(466.60mm)
18.32"
(465.33mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1947
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2005
Jul–Dec 1953
6-Month
22.21"
(564.13mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1978
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2005
Ties: 1986
Jun–Dec 1953
7-Month
24.58"
(624.33mm)
25.84"
(656.34mm)
-1.26"
(-32.01mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1952 2001
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2005
May–Dec 1953
8-Month
27.62"
(701.55mm)
29.24"
(742.70mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1952 2001
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2005
Apr–Dec 1953
9-Month
32.06"
(814.32mm)
32.58"
(827.53mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1952 2001
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2005
Mar–Dec 1953
10-Month
39.38"
(1,000.25mm)
35.90"
(911.86mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1952 2001
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2005
Feb–Dec 1953
11-Month
42.54"
(1,080.52mm)
38.68"
(982.47mm)
3.86"
(98.05mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1952 2001
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2005
Jan–Dec 1953
12-Month
46.55"
(1,182.37mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
4.57"
(116.08mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1952 2001
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2005
Jul 1952–Dec 1953
18-Month
63.65"
(1,616.71mm)
64.10"
(1,628.14mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1950 2001
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2006
Jan 1952–Dec 1953
24-Month
85.13"
(2,162.30mm)
84.04"
(2,134.62mm)
1.09"
(27.68mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2006
Jan 1951–Dec 1953
36-Month
134.88"
(3,425.95mm)
125.98"
(3,199.89mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2007
Jan 1950–Dec 1953
48-Month
179.40"
(4,556.76mm)
167.93"
(4,265.42mm)
11.47"
(291.34mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1952 1967
26th Wettest Wettest to Date 2008
Ties: 1983, 1996
Jan 1949–Dec 1953
60-Month
214.50"
(5,448.30mm)
209.92"
(5,331.97mm)
4.58"
(116.33mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1952 1968
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/