Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, August 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1961
1-Month
2.72"
(69.09mm)
3.51"
(89.15mm)
-0.79"
(-20.06mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1960 2002
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1991
Jul–Aug 1961
2-Month
6.37"
(161.80mm)
7.30"
(185.42mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1960 1952
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1976
Ties: 1939
Jun–Aug 1961
3-Month
9.93"
(252.22mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
-1.11"
(-28.20mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1960 1948
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1917
May–Aug 1961
4-Month
14.96"
(379.98mm)
14.43"
(366.52mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1960 1965
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2006
Apr–Aug 1961
5-Month
19.64"
(498.86mm)
17.78"
(451.61mm)
1.86"
(47.25mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1960 2001
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009, 2011
Mar–Aug 1961
6-Month
22.50"
(571.50mm)
21.10"
(535.94mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1965
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
Feb–Aug 1961
7-Month
25.67"
(652.02mm)
23.88"
(606.55mm)
1.79"
(45.47mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1960 1965
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
Jan–Aug 1961
8-Month
27.91"
(708.91mm)
27.18"
(690.37mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1976
Dec 1960–Aug 1961
9-Month
32.27"
(819.66mm)
30.67"
(779.02mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1960 1944
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
Nov 1960–Aug 1961
10-Month
35.68"
(906.27mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
1.09"
(27.68mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1905
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1984
Oct 1960–Aug 1961
11-Month
39.62"
(1,006.35mm)
38.31"
(973.07mm)
1.31"
(33.28mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1959 1905
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2006
Sep 1960–Aug 1961
12-Month
43.34"
(1,100.84mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2006
Ties: 1937
Mar 1960–Aug 1961
18-Month
62.89"
(1,597.41mm)
63.09"
(1,602.49mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2006
Sep 1959–Aug 1961
24-Month
90.75"
(2,305.05mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
6.78"
(172.21mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2007
Sep 1958–Aug 1961
36-Month
130.91"
(3,325.11mm)
125.95"
(3,199.13mm)
4.96"
(125.98mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2008
Sep 1957–Aug 1961
48-Month
179.26"
(4,553.20mm)
167.91"
(4,264.91mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1960 1968
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2009
Sep 1956–Aug 1961
60-Month
211.56"
(5,373.62mm)
209.89"
(5,331.21mm)
1.67"
(42.41mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1960 1968
61st 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 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/