Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, December 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1959
1-Month
3.59"
(91.19mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
0.06"
(1.53mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1943
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1973
Nov–Dec 1959
2-Month
10.16"
(258.06mm)
7.42"
(188.47mm)
2.74"
(69.59mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1958 1904
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1983
Oct–Dec 1959
3-Month
16.31"
(414.27mm)
11.12"
(282.45mm)
5.19"
(131.82mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1958 2001
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2005
Sep–Dec 1959
4-Month
18.88"
(479.55mm)
14.81"
(376.17mm)
4.07"
(103.38mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1958 1955
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2005
Ties: 1995
Aug–Dec 1959
5-Month
23.61"
(599.69mm)
18.32"
(465.33mm)
5.29"
(134.36mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1958 1947
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2005
Jul–Dec 1959
6-Month
26.12"
(663.45mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
4.01"
(101.86mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1958 1978
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2005
Jun–Dec 1959
7-Month
32.60"
(828.04mm)
25.84"
(656.34mm)
6.76"
(171.70mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1958 2001
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2005
May–Dec 1959
8-Month
33.88"
(860.55mm)
29.24"
(742.70mm)
4.64"
(117.85mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1958 2001
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2005
Ties: 1907
Apr–Dec 1959
9-Month
36.32"
(922.53mm)
32.58"
(827.53mm)
3.74"
(95.00mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1958 2001
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2005
Mar–Dec 1959
10-Month
40.19"
(1,020.83mm)
35.90"
(911.86mm)
4.29"
(108.97mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1958 2001
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2005
Feb–Dec 1959
11-Month
42.37"
(1,076.20mm)
38.68"
(982.47mm)
3.69"
(93.73mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1958 2001
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2005
Jan–Dec 1959
12-Month
45.85"
(1,164.59mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1958 2001
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2005
Jul 1958–Dec 1959
18-Month
68.70"
(1,744.98mm)
64.10"
(1,628.14mm)
4.60"
(116.84mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1958 2001
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2006
Ties: 1972
Jan 1958–Dec 1959
24-Month
91.33"
(2,319.78mm)
84.04"
(2,134.62mm)
7.29"
(185.16mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2006
Jan 1957–Dec 1959
36-Month
127.27"
(3,232.66mm)
125.98"
(3,199.89mm)
1.29"
(32.77mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2007
Jan 1956–Dec 1959
48-Month
166.69"
(4,233.93mm)
167.93"
(4,265.42mm)
-1.24"
(-31.49mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1958 1967
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2008
Jan 1955–Dec 1959
60-Month
202.96"
(5,155.18mm)
209.92"
(5,331.97mm)
-6.96"
(-176.79mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1968
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/