Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, December 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1962
1-Month
4.67"
(118.62mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1961 1943
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1973
Nov–Dec 1962
2-Month
10.06"
(255.52mm)
7.42"
(188.47mm)
2.64"
(67.05mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1961 1904
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Oct–Dec 1962
3-Month
14.99"
(380.75mm)
11.12"
(282.45mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1961 2001
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2005
Sep–Dec 1962
4-Month
18.48"
(469.39mm)
14.81"
(376.17mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1961 1955
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2005
Aug–Dec 1962
5-Month
22.78"
(578.61mm)
18.32"
(465.33mm)
4.46"
(113.28mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1961 1947
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2005
Jul–Dec 1962
6-Month
27.81"
(706.37mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
5.70"
(144.78mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1961 1978
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2005
Jun–Dec 1962
7-Month
30.45"
(773.43mm)
25.84"
(656.34mm)
4.61"
(117.09mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1961 2001
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2005
May–Dec 1962
8-Month
32.86"
(834.64mm)
29.24"
(742.70mm)
3.62"
(91.94mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1961 2001
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2005
Apr–Dec 1962
9-Month
37.04"
(940.82mm)
32.58"
(827.53mm)
4.46"
(113.29mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1961 2001
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2005
Mar–Dec 1962
10-Month
38.53"
(978.66mm)
35.90"
(911.86mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1961 2001
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2005
Feb–Dec 1962
11-Month
40.41"
(1,026.41mm)
38.68"
(982.47mm)
1.73"
(43.94mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1958 2001
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2005
Jan–Dec 1962
12-Month
42.99"
(1,091.95mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
1.01"
(25.66mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1961 2001
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2005
Jul 1961–Dec 1962
18-Month
64.34"
(1,634.24mm)
64.10"
(1,628.14mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1961 2001
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2006
Jan 1961–Dec 1962
24-Month
85.88"
(2,181.35mm)
84.04"
(2,134.62mm)
1.84"
(46.73mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2006
Jan 1960–Dec 1962
36-Month
129.84"
(3,297.94mm)
125.98"
(3,199.89mm)
3.86"
(98.05mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2007
Ties: 2017
Jan 1959–Dec 1962
48-Month
175.69"
(4,462.53mm)
167.93"
(4,265.42mm)
7.76"
(197.11mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1960 1967
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2008
Jan 1958–Dec 1962
60-Month
221.17"
(5,617.72mm)
209.92"
(5,331.97mm)
11.25"
(285.75mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1968
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/