Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, May 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1970
1-Month
3.89"
(98.81mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1969 1911
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1984
Apr–May 1970
2-Month
7.68"
(195.07mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
0.94"
(23.87mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1969 1911
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2005
Mar–May 1970
3-Month
10.42"
(264.67mm)
10.06"
(255.52mm)
0.36"
(9.15mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1969 1965
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1983
Feb–May 1970
4-Month
15.29"
(388.37mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
2.45"
(62.23mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1969 1905
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1983
Jan–May 1970
5-Month
15.99"
(406.15mm)
16.14"
(409.96mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1968 1965
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1900
Dec 1969–May 1970
6-Month
23.79"
(604.27mm)
19.64"
(498.86mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1969 1944
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1900
Nov 1969–May 1970
7-Month
30.79"
(782.07mm)
23.56"
(598.42mm)
7.23"
(183.65mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1969 1905
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1984
Oct 1969–May 1970
8-Month
32.43"
(823.72mm)
27.27"
(692.66mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1911
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1984
Sep 1969–May 1970
9-Month
37.75"
(958.85mm)
30.97"
(786.64mm)
6.78"
(172.21mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1969 1911
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2006
Aug 1969–May 1970
10-Month
41.13"
(1,044.70mm)
34.48"
(875.79mm)
6.65"
(168.91mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1969 1985
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2006
Jul 1969–May 1970
11-Month
45.84"
(1,164.34mm)
38.26"
(971.80mm)
7.58"
(192.54mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1969 1911
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2006
Jun 1969–May 1970
12-Month
49.33"
(1,252.98mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
7.33"
(186.18mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1969 1911
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1955
Dec 1968–May 1970
18-Month
71.10"
(1,805.94mm)
61.69"
(1,566.93mm)
9.41"
(239.01mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1969 1965
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2006
Jun 1968–May 1970
24-Month
89.63"
(2,276.60mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
5.66"
(143.76mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2007
Jun 1967–May 1970
36-Month
131.83"
(3,348.48mm)
125.92"
(3,198.37mm)
5.91"
(150.11mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1969 1967
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2007
Ties: 1973
Jun 1966–May 1970
48-Month
170.13"
(4,321.30mm)
167.92"
(4,265.17mm)
2.21"
(56.13mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1969 1967
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2009
Jun 1965–May 1970
60-Month
204.78"
(5,201.41mm)
209.86"
(5,330.44mm)
-5.08"
(-129.03mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/