Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, May 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1961
1-Month
5.03"
(127.76mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
1.64"
(41.65mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1960 1911
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1984
Apr–May 1961
2-Month
9.71"
(246.63mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
2.97"
(75.43mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1960 1911
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2005
Mar–May 1961
3-Month
12.57"
(319.28mm)
10.06"
(255.52mm)
2.51"
(63.76mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1960 1965
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1983
Feb–May 1961
4-Month
15.74"
(399.80mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
2.90"
(73.66mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1960 1905
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1983
Jan–May 1961
5-Month
17.98"
(456.69mm)
16.14"
(409.96mm)
1.84"
(46.73mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1900
Dec 1960–May 1961
6-Month
22.34"
(567.44mm)
19.64"
(498.86mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1959 1944
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1900
Nov 1960–May 1961
7-Month
25.75"
(654.05mm)
23.56"
(598.42mm)
2.19"
(55.63mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1959 1905
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1984
Oct 1960–May 1961
8-Month
29.69"
(754.13mm)
27.27"
(692.66mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1959 1911
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1984
Sep 1960–May 1961
9-Month
33.41"
(848.61mm)
30.97"
(786.64mm)
2.44"
(61.97mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1959 1911
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2006
Aug 1960–May 1961
10-Month
35.12"
(892.05mm)
34.48"
(875.79mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1959 1985
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2006
Jul 1960–May 1961
11-Month
39.18"
(995.17mm)
38.26"
(971.80mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1959 1911
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2006
Jun 1960–May 1961
12-Month
43.05"
(1,093.47mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1959 1911
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1955
Dec 1959–May 1961
18-Month
65.53"
(1,664.46mm)
61.69"
(1,566.93mm)
3.84"
(97.53mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2006
Jun 1959–May 1961
24-Month
94.54"
(2,401.32mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
10.57"
(268.48mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2007
Jun 1958–May 1961
36-Month
133.83"
(3,399.28mm)
125.92"
(3,198.37mm)
7.91"
(200.91mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1959 1967
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2007
Jun 1957–May 1961
48-Month
178.47"
(4,533.14mm)
167.92"
(4,265.17mm)
10.55"
(267.97mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1960 1967
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2009
Jun 1956–May 1961
60-Month
211.39"
(5,369.31mm)
209.86"
(5,330.44mm)
1.53"
(38.87mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1960 1969
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 7, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/