Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, January 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1961
1-Month
2.24"
(56.90mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1957 1970
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1979
Dec 1960–Jan 1961
2-Month
6.60"
(167.64mm)
6.80"
(172.72mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1959 1944
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1958
Nov 1960–Jan 1961
3-Month
10.01"
(254.25mm)
10.72"
(272.29mm)
-0.71"
(-18.04mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1959 1940
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1984
Oct 1960–Jan 1961
4-Month
13.95"
(354.33mm)
14.43"
(366.52mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1959 1948
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2006
Sep 1960–Jan 1961
5-Month
17.67"
(448.82mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1959 1985
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2006
Aug 1960–Jan 1961
6-Month
19.38"
(492.25mm)
21.63"
(549.40mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1957 1948, 1985
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2006
Jul 1960–Jan 1961
7-Month
23.44"
(595.38mm)
25.41"
(645.41mm)
-1.97"
(-50.03mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1957 1985
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2006
Jun 1960–Jan 1961
8-Month
27.31"
(693.67mm)
29.16"
(740.66mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1957 2002
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2006
May 1960–Jan 1961
9-Month
31.63"
(803.40mm)
32.56"
(827.02mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1957 2002
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2006
Apr 1960–Jan 1961
10-Month
34.86"
(885.44mm)
35.87"
(911.10mm)
-1.01"
(-25.66mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1957 2002
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2006
Ties: 1998
Mar 1960–Jan 1961
11-Month
37.22"
(945.39mm)
39.21"
(995.93mm)
-1.99"
(-50.54mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1957 2002
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2006
Feb 1960–Jan 1961
12-Month
42.78"
(1,086.61mm)
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2006
Aug 1959–Jan 1961
18-Month
69.81"
(1,773.17mm)
63.58"
(1,614.93mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1960 2002
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2007
Feb 1959–Jan 1961
24-Month
88.57"
(2,249.68mm)
84.00"
(2,133.60mm)
4.57"
(116.08mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2007
Feb 1958–Jan 1961
36-Month
130.99"
(3,327.15mm)
125.95"
(3,199.13mm)
5.04"
(128.02mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1960 1967
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2008
Feb 1957–Jan 1961
48-Month
171.40"
(4,353.56mm)
167.95"
(4,265.93mm)
3.45"
(87.63mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1960 1968
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009
Feb 1956–Jan 1961
60-Month
208.23"
(5,289.04mm)
209.88"
(5,330.95mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1960 1969
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 22, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/