Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, March 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1956
1-Month
3.60"
(91.44mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1915
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1902
Ties: 2000
Feb–Mar 1956
2-Month
6.17"
(156.72mm)
6.10"
(154.94mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1950 1905
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1900
Ties: 2003
Jan–Mar 1956
3-Month
10.83"
(275.08mm)
9.40"
(238.76mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1954 2004
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1900
Dec 1955–Mar 1956
4-Month
12.11"
(307.59mm)
12.90"
(327.66mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1949 1989
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1900
Nov 1955–Mar 1956
5-Month
15.45"
(392.43mm)
16.82"
(427.23mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1948 1905
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1984
Ties: 1925
Oct 1955–Mar 1956
6-Month
17.98"
(456.69mm)
20.53"
(521.46mm)
-2.55"
(-64.77mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1948 1948
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2006
Sep 1955–Mar 1956
7-Month
19.81"
(503.17mm)
24.23"
(615.44mm)
-4.42"
(-112.27mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1948 1948
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2006
Aug 1955–Mar 1956
8-Month
24.60"
(624.84mm)
27.74"
(704.60mm)
-3.14"
(-79.76mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1948 1948
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1955
Ties: 1981
Jul 1955–Mar 1956
9-Month
27.05"
(687.07mm)
31.51"
(800.35mm)
-4.46"
(-113.28mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1948 1948
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1955
Jun 1955–Mar 1956
10-Month
30.06"
(763.52mm)
35.26"
(895.60mm)
-5.20"
(-132.08mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1948 1948
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1955
May 1955–Mar 1956
11-Month
33.35"
(847.09mm)
38.66"
(981.96mm)
-5.31"
(-134.87mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1948 1915
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1955
Apr 1955–Mar 1956
12-Month
35.40"
(899.16mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
-6.57"
(-166.88mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1948 2002
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2006
Oct 1954–Mar 1956
18-Month
61.64"
(1,565.66mm)
62.55"
(1,588.77mm)
-0.91"
(-23.11mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1950 2002
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2007
Apr 1954–Mar 1956
24-Month
95.15"
(2,416.81mm)
83.94"
(2,132.08mm)
11.21"
(284.73mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1954 1966
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2007
Apr 1953–Mar 1956
36-Month
137.71"
(3,497.83mm)
125.88"
(3,197.35mm)
11.83"
(300.48mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1967
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2008
Apr 1952–Mar 1956
48-Month
180.68"
(4,589.27mm)
167.88"
(4,264.15mm)
12.80"
(325.12mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1954 1967
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2009
Apr 1951–Mar 1956
60-Month
229.34"
(5,825.24mm)
209.77"
(5,328.16mm)
19.57"
(497.08mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1954 1969
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 23, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/