Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, April 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1970
1-Month
3.79"
(96.27mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1983
Mar–Apr 1970
2-Month
6.53"
(165.86mm)
6.67"
(169.42mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1969 1927
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1983
Feb–Apr 1970
3-Month
11.40"
(289.56mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1969 1905
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Jan–Apr 1970
4-Month
12.10"
(307.34mm)
12.75"
(323.85mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1968 2004
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1936
Dec 1969–Apr 1970
5-Month
19.90"
(505.46mm)
16.25"
(412.75mm)
3.65"
(92.71mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1969 1905
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1953
Nov 1969–Apr 1970
6-Month
26.90"
(683.26mm)
20.16"
(512.06mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1969 1905
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1951
Oct 1969–Apr 1970
7-Month
28.54"
(724.92mm)
23.88"
(606.55mm)
4.66"
(118.37mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1969 1905
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2006
Sep 1969–Apr 1970
8-Month
33.86"
(860.04mm)
27.57"
(700.28mm)
6.29"
(159.76mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1969 1985
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2006
Ties: 1973
Aug 1969–Apr 1970
9-Month
37.24"
(945.90mm)
31.08"
(789.43mm)
6.16"
(156.47mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1969 1948
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2006
Jul 1969–Apr 1970
10-Month
41.95"
(1,065.53mm)
34.86"
(885.44mm)
7.09"
(180.09mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1969 1985
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1955
Jun 1969–Apr 1970
11-Month
45.44"
(1,154.18mm)
38.61"
(980.69mm)
6.83"
(173.49mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1969 1948
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1955
May 1969–Apr 1970
12-Month
48.53"
(1,232.66mm)
42.01"
(1,067.05mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1969 1915
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1955
Nov 1968–Apr 1970
18-Month
72.76"
(1,848.10mm)
62.21"
(1,580.13mm)
10.55"
(267.97mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1955
May 1968–Apr 1970
24-Month
88.68"
(2,252.47mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
4.71"
(119.63mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2007
May 1967–Apr 1970
36-Month
132.54"
(3,366.52mm)
125.92"
(3,198.37mm)
6.62"
(168.15mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1969 1967
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2008
May 1966–Apr 1970
48-Month
168.74"
(4,286.00mm)
167.92"
(4,265.17mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1969 1967
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2009
May 1965–Apr 1970
60-Month
202.64"
(5,147.06mm)
209.84"
(5,329.94mm)
-7.20"
(-182.88mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/