Climate at a Glance

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, August 1968

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1968
1-Month
2.03"
(51.56mm)
3.51"
(89.15mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1960 2002
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1991
Ties: 1957
Jul–Aug 1968
2-Month
4.20"
(106.68mm)
7.30"
(185.42mm)
-3.10"
(-78.74mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1952
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1976
Jun–Aug 1968
3-Month
7.97"
(202.44mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
-3.07"
(-77.98mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1948
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1917
May–Aug 1968
4-Month
10.91"
(277.11mm)
14.43"
(366.52mm)
-3.52"
(-89.41mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1965 1965
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2006
Apr–Aug 1968
5-Month
13.75"
(349.25mm)
17.78"
(451.61mm)
-4.03"
(-102.36mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1966 2001
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2009, 2011
Mar–Aug 1968
6-Month
17.32"
(439.93mm)
21.10"
(535.94mm)
-3.78"
(-96.01mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2011
Feb–Aug 1968
7-Month
18.93"
(480.82mm)
23.88"
(606.55mm)
-4.95"
(-125.73mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2011
Jan–Aug 1968
8-Month
21.59"
(548.39mm)
27.18"
(690.37mm)
-5.59"
(-141.98mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1965 1965
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1976
Dec 1967–Aug 1968
9-Month
26.40"
(670.56mm)
30.67"
(779.02mm)
-4.27"
(-108.46mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1966 1944
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2011
Nov 1967–Aug 1968
10-Month
29.72"
(754.89mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
-4.87"
(-123.70mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1966 1905
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1984
Oct 1967–Aug 1968
11-Month
32.45"
(824.23mm)
38.31"
(973.07mm)
-5.86"
(-148.84mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1965 1905
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2006
Sep 1967–Aug 1968
12-Month
37.98"
(964.69mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
-4.02"
(-102.11mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2006
Mar 1967–Aug 1968
18-Month
58.00"
(1,473.20mm)
63.09"
(1,602.49mm)
-5.09"
(-129.29mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1967 1965
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2006
Sep 1966–Aug 1968
24-Month
78.78"
(2,001.01mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
-5.19"
(-131.83mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2007
Sep 1965–Aug 1968
36-Month
114.61"
(2,911.09mm)
125.95"
(3,199.13mm)
-11.34"
(-288.04mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2008
Sep 1964–Aug 1968
48-Month
145.10"
(3,685.54mm)
167.91"
(4,264.91mm)
-22.81"
(-579.37mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1968
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2009
Sep 1963–Aug 1968
60-Month
185.01"
(4,699.25mm)
209.89"
(5,331.21mm)
-24.88"
(-631.96mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1968
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/