Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, August 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1962
1-Month
4.30"
(109.22mm)
3.51"
(89.15mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1961 2002
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1991
Jul–Aug 1962
2-Month
9.33"
(236.98mm)
7.30"
(185.42mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1961 1952
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1976
Jun–Aug 1962
3-Month
11.97"
(304.04mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1961 1948
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1917
May–Aug 1962
4-Month
14.38"
(365.25mm)
14.43"
(366.52mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1960 1965
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2006
Apr–Aug 1962
5-Month
18.56"
(471.42mm)
17.78"
(451.61mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1960 2001
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2009, 2011
Mar–Aug 1962
6-Month
20.05"
(509.27mm)
21.10"
(535.94mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1960 1965
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Feb–Aug 1962
7-Month
21.93"
(557.02mm)
23.88"
(606.55mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Jan–Aug 1962
8-Month
24.51"
(622.55mm)
27.18"
(690.37mm)
-2.67"
(-67.82mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1976
Ties: 1925
Dec 1961–Aug 1962
9-Month
27.85"
(707.39mm)
30.68"
(779.27mm)
-2.83"
(-71.88mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1957 1944
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Nov 1961–Aug 1962
10-Month
32.30"
(820.42mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
-2.29"
(-58.17mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1959 1905
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1984
Oct 1961–Aug 1962
11-Month
35.02"
(889.51mm)
38.31"
(973.07mm)
-3.29"
(-83.56mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1957 1905
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2006
Sep 1961–Aug 1962
12-Month
39.49"
(1,003.05mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
-2.51"
(-63.75mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2006
Mar 1961–Aug 1962
18-Month
61.99"
(1,574.55mm)
63.09"
(1,602.49mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2006
Sep 1960–Aug 1962
24-Month
82.83"
(2,103.88mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
-1.14"
(-28.96mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2007
Sep 1959–Aug 1962
36-Month
130.24"
(3,308.10mm)
125.95"
(3,199.13mm)
4.29"
(108.97mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2008
Sep 1958–Aug 1962
48-Month
170.40"
(4,328.16mm)
167.91"
(4,264.91mm)
2.49"
(63.25mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1960 1968
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2009
Sep 1957–Aug 1962
60-Month
218.75"
(5,556.25mm)
209.89"
(5,331.21mm)
8.86"
(225.04mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1968
39th 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 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/