Climate at a Glance

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, May 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1955
1-Month
3.29"
(83.57mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1953 1911
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1984
Apr–May 1955
2-Month
5.34"
(135.64mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1950 1911
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2005
Mar–May 1955
3-Month
9.84"
(249.94mm)
10.06"
(255.52mm)
-0.22"
(-5.58mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1952 1965
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1983
Ties: 1908
Feb–May 1955
4-Month
15.13"
(384.30mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
2.29"
(58.16mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1952 1905
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1983
Jan–May 1955
5-Month
17.04"
(432.82mm)
16.14"
(409.96mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1952 1965
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1900
Dec 1954–May 1955
6-Month
22.50"
(571.50mm)
19.64"
(498.86mm)
2.86"
(72.64mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1952 1944
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1900
Nov 1954–May 1955
7-Month
26.54"
(674.12mm)
23.56"
(598.42mm)
2.98"
(75.70mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1905
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1984
Oct 1954–May 1955
8-Month
31.58"
(802.13mm)
27.27"
(692.66mm)
4.31"
(109.47mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1952 1911
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1984
Sep 1954–May 1955
9-Month
39.82"
(1,011.43mm)
30.97"
(786.64mm)
8.85"
(224.79mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1954 1911
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Aug 1954–May 1955
10-Month
45.47"
(1,154.94mm)
34.48"
(875.79mm)
10.99"
(279.15mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1985
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Jul 1954–May 1955
11-Month
49.69"
(1,262.13mm)
38.26"
(971.80mm)
11.43"
(290.33mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1911
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Jun 1954–May 1955
12-Month
55.56"
(1,411.22mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
13.56"
(344.42mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1954 1911
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1955
Dec 1953–May 1955
18-Month
79.90"
(2,029.46mm)
61.69"
(1,566.93mm)
18.21"
(462.53mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1965
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Jun 1953–May 1955
24-Month
100.17"
(2,544.32mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
16.20"
(411.48mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1954 1966
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 2007
Jun 1952–May 1955
36-Month
144.14"
(3,661.16mm)
125.92"
(3,198.37mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1954 1967
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 2007
Jun 1951–May 1955
48-Month
190.73"
(4,844.54mm)
167.92"
(4,265.17mm)
22.81"
(579.37mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1954 1967
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Jun 1950–May 1955
60-Month
240.67"
(6,113.02mm)
209.86"
(5,330.44mm)
30.81"
(782.58mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1954 1969
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/