Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, May 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1959
1-Month
1.28"
(32.51mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
-2.11"
(-53.60mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1950 1911
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984
Apr–May 1959
2-Month
3.72"
(94.49mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
-3.02"
(-76.71mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1944 1911
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2005
Ties: 1999
Mar–May 1959
3-Month
7.59"
(192.79mm)
10.06"
(255.52mm)
-2.47"
(-62.73mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Feb–May 1959
4-Month
9.77"
(248.16mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
-3.07"
(-77.98mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1957 1905
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Jan–May 1959
5-Month
13.25"
(336.55mm)
16.14"
(409.96mm)
-2.89"
(-73.41mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1900
Dec 1958–May 1959
6-Month
14.87"
(377.70mm)
19.64"
(498.86mm)
-4.77"
(-121.16mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1957 1944
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1900
Nov 1958–May 1959
7-Month
18.57"
(471.68mm)
23.56"
(598.42mm)
-4.99"
(-126.74mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1957 1905
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984
Oct 1958–May 1959
8-Month
23.43"
(595.12mm)
27.27"
(692.66mm)
-3.84"
(-97.54mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1957 1911
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984
Sep 1958–May 1959
9-Month
26.44"
(671.58mm)
30.97"
(786.64mm)
-4.53"
(-115.06mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1957 1911
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2006
Aug 1958–May 1959
10-Month
30.92"
(785.37mm)
34.48"
(875.79mm)
-3.56"
(-90.42mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1957 1985
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2006
Jul 1958–May 1959
11-Month
36.10"
(916.94mm)
38.26"
(971.80mm)
-2.16"
(-54.86mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1957 1911
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2006
Jun 1958–May 1959
12-Month
39.29"
(997.97mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
-2.71"
(-68.83mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1957 1911
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1955
Ties: 1943
Dec 1957–May 1959
18-Month
64.36"
(1,634.74mm)
61.69"
(1,566.93mm)
2.67"
(67.81mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2006
Jun 1957–May 1959
24-Month
83.93"
(2,131.82mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2007
Jun 1956–May 1959
36-Month
116.85"
(2,967.99mm)
125.92"
(3,198.37mm)
-9.07"
(-230.38mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1967
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2007
Jun 1955–May 1959
48-Month
153.32"
(3,894.33mm)
167.92"
(4,265.17mm)
-14.60"
(-370.84mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1950 1967
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009
Jun 1954–May 1959
60-Month
208.88"
(5,305.55mm)
209.86"
(5,330.44mm)
-0.98"
(-24.89mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1969
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/