Climate at a Glance

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, August 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1957
1-Month
2.03"
(51.56mm)
3.51"
(89.15mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1947 2002
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1991
Ties: 1968
Jul–Aug 1957
2-Month
5.80"
(147.32mm)
7.30"
(185.42mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1952 1952
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1976
Jun–Aug 1957
3-Month
9.14"
(232.16mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1952 1948
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1917
May–Aug 1957
4-Month
11.66"
(296.16mm)
14.43"
(366.52mm)
-2.77"
(-70.36mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2006
Apr–Aug 1957
5-Month
14.10"
(358.14mm)
17.78"
(451.61mm)
-3.68"
(-93.47mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1949 2001
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2009, 2011
Mar–Aug 1957
6-Month
16.15"
(410.21mm)
21.10"
(535.94mm)
-4.95"
(-125.73mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1905 1965
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2011
Feb–Aug 1957
7-Month
17.81"
(452.37mm)
23.88"
(606.55mm)
-6.07"
(-154.18mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1905 1965
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2011
Jan–Aug 1957
8-Month
19.88"
(504.95mm)
27.18"
(690.37mm)
-7.30"
(-185.42mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1965
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1976
Dec 1956–Aug 1957
9-Month
22.85"
(580.39mm)
30.67"
(779.02mm)
-7.82"
(-198.63mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1944
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2011
Nov 1956–Aug 1957
10-Month
25.96"
(659.38mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
-8.63"
(-219.21mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1905 1905
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1984
Oct 1956–Aug 1957
11-Month
28.80"
(731.52mm)
38.31"
(973.07mm)
-9.51"
(-241.55mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1905 1905
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2006
Sep 1956–Aug 1957
12-Month
32.30"
(820.42mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
-9.70"
(-246.38mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1965
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2006
Mar 1956–Aug 1957
18-Month
52.07"
(1,322.58mm)
63.09"
(1,602.49mm)
-11.02"
(-279.91mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1911 1965
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2006
Sep 1955–Aug 1957
24-Month
68.28"
(1,734.31mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
-15.69"
(-398.53mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1966
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2007
Sep 1954–Aug 1957
36-Month
118.35"
(3,006.09mm)
125.95"
(3,199.13mm)
-7.60"
(-193.04mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2008
Sep 1953–Aug 1957
48-Month
169.51"
(4,305.55mm)
167.91"
(4,264.91mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1952 1968
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2009
Sep 1952–Aug 1957
60-Month
213.84"
(5,431.54mm)
209.89"
(5,331.21mm)
3.95"
(100.33mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1953 1968
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/