Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, May 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1962
1-Month
2.41"
(61.21mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
-0.98"
(-24.90mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1959 1911
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1984
Apr–May 1962
2-Month
6.59"
(167.39mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1959 1911
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2005
Mar–May 1962
3-Month
8.08"
(205.23mm)
10.06"
(255.52mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1983
Ties: 1921
Feb–May 1962
4-Month
9.96"
(252.98mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
-2.88"
(-73.16mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1959 1905
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1983
Jan–May 1962
5-Month
12.54"
(318.52mm)
16.14"
(409.96mm)
-3.60"
(-91.44mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1900
Dec 1961–May 1962
6-Month
15.88"
(403.35mm)
19.64"
(498.86mm)
-3.76"
(-95.51mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1959 1944
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1900
Nov 1961–May 1962
7-Month
20.33"
(516.38mm)
23.56"
(598.42mm)
-3.23"
(-82.04mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1959 1905
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1984
Oct 1961–May 1962
8-Month
23.05"
(585.47mm)
27.27"
(692.66mm)
-4.22"
(-107.19mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1957 1911
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1984
Sep 1961–May 1962
9-Month
27.52"
(699.01mm)
30.97"
(786.64mm)
-3.45"
(-87.63mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1959 1911
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2006
Aug 1961–May 1962
10-Month
30.24"
(768.10mm)
34.48"
(875.79mm)
-4.24"
(-107.69mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1957 1985
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2006
Jul 1961–May 1962
11-Month
33.89"
(860.81mm)
38.26"
(971.80mm)
-4.37"
(-110.99mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1911
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2006
Jun 1961–May 1962
12-Month
37.45"
(951.23mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
-4.55"
(-115.57mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1957 1911
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1955
Dec 1960–May 1962
18-Month
59.79"
(1,518.67mm)
61.69"
(1,566.93mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2006
Jun 1960–May 1962
24-Month
80.50"
(2,044.70mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
-3.47"
(-88.14mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2007
Ties: 1968
Jun 1959–May 1962
36-Month
131.99"
(3,352.55mm)
125.92"
(3,198.37mm)
6.07"
(154.18mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1959 1967
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2007
Jun 1958–May 1962
48-Month
171.28"
(4,350.51mm)
167.92"
(4,265.17mm)
3.36"
(85.34mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1960 1967
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2009
Jun 1957–May 1962
60-Month
215.92"
(5,484.37mm)
209.86"
(5,330.44mm)
6.06"
(153.93mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1961 1969
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/