Climate at a Glance

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, August 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1971
1-Month
4.50"
(114.30mm)
3.51"
(89.15mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1991
Jul–Aug 1971
2-Month
8.12"
(206.25mm)
7.30"
(185.42mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1970 1952
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1976
Jun–Aug 1971
3-Month
10.26"
(260.60mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
-0.78"
(-19.82mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1970 1948
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1917
May–Aug 1971
4-Month
13.75"
(349.25mm)
14.43"
(366.52mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1970 1965
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2006
Apr–Aug 1971
5-Month
15.67"
(398.02mm)
17.78"
(451.61mm)
-2.11"
(-53.59mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1968 2001
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2009, 2011
Mar–Aug 1971
6-Month
19.18"
(487.17mm)
21.10"
(535.94mm)
-1.92"
(-48.77mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1968 1965
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2011
Feb–Aug 1971
7-Month
23.57"
(598.68mm)
23.88"
(606.55mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1968 1965
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2011
Jan–Aug 1971
8-Month
25.66"
(651.76mm)
27.18"
(690.37mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1968 1965
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1976
Dec 1970–Aug 1971
9-Month
29.62"
(752.35mm)
30.68"
(779.27mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1968 1944
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2011
Nov 1970–Aug 1971
10-Month
32.38"
(822.45mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
-2.21"
(-56.14mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1968 1905
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1984
Oct 1970–Aug 1971
11-Month
37.02"
(940.31mm)
38.31"
(973.07mm)
-1.29"
(-32.76mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1968 1905
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2006
Sep 1970–Aug 1971
12-Month
40.60"
(1,031.24mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1968 1965
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2006
Mar 1970–Aug 1971
18-Month
60.87"
(1,546.10mm)
63.09"
(1,602.49mm)
-2.22"
(-56.39mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1968 1965
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2006
Sep 1969–Aug 1971
24-Month
88.20"
(2,240.28mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2007
Sep 1968–Aug 1971
36-Month
132.11"
(3,355.59mm)
125.95"
(3,199.13mm)
6.16"
(156.46mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1966
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2008
Sep 1967–Aug 1971
48-Month
170.09"
(4,320.29mm)
167.91"
(4,264.91mm)
2.18"
(55.38mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1969 1968
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2009
Sep 1966–Aug 1971
60-Month
210.89"
(5,356.61mm)
209.89"
(5,331.21mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1970 1968
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2009

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/