Climate at a Glance

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, May 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1971
1-Month
3.49"
(88.65mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1969 1911
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1984
Ties: 2003
Apr–May 1971
2-Month
5.41"
(137.41mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
-1.33"
(-33.79mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1966 1911
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2005
Ties: 2003
Mar–May 1971
3-Month
8.92"
(226.57mm)
10.06"
(255.52mm)
-1.14"
(-28.95mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1965
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1983
Ties: 2003
Feb–May 1971
4-Month
13.31"
(338.07mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
0.47"
(11.93mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1969 1905
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1983
Jan–May 1971
5-Month
15.40"
(391.16mm)
16.14"
(409.96mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1968 1965
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1900
Ties: 1910
Dec 1970–May 1971
6-Month
19.36"
(491.74mm)
19.64"
(498.86mm)
-0.28"
(-7.12mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1968 1944
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1900
Nov 1970–May 1971
7-Month
22.12"
(561.85mm)
23.56"
(598.42mm)
-1.44"
(-36.57mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1968 1905
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1984
Oct 1970–May 1971
8-Month
26.76"
(679.70mm)
27.27"
(692.66mm)
-0.51"
(-12.96mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1968 1911
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1984
Sep 1970–May 1971
9-Month
30.34"
(770.64mm)
30.97"
(786.64mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1968 1911
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2006
Aug 1970–May 1971
10-Month
34.13"
(866.90mm)
34.48"
(875.79mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1968 1985
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2006
Jul 1970–May 1971
11-Month
36.85"
(935.99mm)
38.26"
(971.80mm)
-1.41"
(-35.81mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1969 1911
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2006
Jun 1970–May 1971
12-Month
40.19"
(1,020.83mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
-1.81"
(-45.97mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1911
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1955
Dec 1969–May 1971
18-Month
63.98"
(1,625.09mm)
61.69"
(1,566.93mm)
2.29"
(58.16mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1969 1965
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2006
Jun 1969–May 1971
24-Month
89.52"
(2,273.81mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
5.55"
(140.97mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2007
Jun 1968–May 1971
36-Month
129.82"
(3,297.43mm)
125.92"
(3,198.37mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1969 1967
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2007
Jun 1967–May 1971
48-Month
172.02"
(4,369.31mm)
167.92"
(4,265.17mm)
4.10"
(104.14mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1970 1967
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2009
Jun 1966–May 1971
60-Month
210.32"
(5,342.13mm)
209.86"
(5,330.44mm)
0.46"
(11.69mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1970 1969
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/