Climate at a Glance

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, March 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1973
1-Month
2.91"
(73.91mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
-0.41"
(-10.42mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1915
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1902
Feb–Mar 1973
2-Month
6.12"
(155.45mm)
6.10"
(154.94mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1968 1905
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1900
Jan–Mar 1973
3-Month
9.63"
(244.60mm)
9.40"
(238.76mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1970 2004
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1900
Ties: 2017
Dec 1972–Mar 1973
4-Month
15.39"
(390.91mm)
12.90"
(327.66mm)
2.49"
(63.25mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1989
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1900
Nov 1972–Mar 1973
5-Month
20.04"
(509.02mm)
16.82"
(427.23mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1972 1905
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1984
Oct 1972–Mar 1973
6-Month
24.03"
(610.36mm)
20.53"
(521.46mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1972 1948
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2006
Sep 1972–Mar 1973
7-Month
28.07"
(712.98mm)
24.23"
(615.44mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1948
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2006
Aug 1972–Mar 1973
8-Month
30.89"
(784.61mm)
27.73"
(704.34mm)
3.16"
(80.27mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1972 1948
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1955
Jul 1972–Mar 1973
9-Month
35.51"
(901.95mm)
31.51"
(800.35mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1972 1948
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1955
Jun 1972–Mar 1973
10-Month
41.43"
(1,052.32mm)
35.26"
(895.60mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1972 1948
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1955
May 1972–Mar 1973
11-Month
44.26"
(1,124.20mm)
38.66"
(981.96mm)
5.60"
(142.24mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1972 1915
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1955
Apr 1972–Mar 1973
12-Month
46.65"
(1,184.91mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
4.68"
(118.87mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2006
Oct 1971–Mar 1973
18-Month
67.18"
(1,706.37mm)
62.55"
(1,588.77mm)
4.63"
(117.60mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2007
Apr 1971–Mar 1973
24-Month
85.88"
(2,181.35mm)
83.94"
(2,132.08mm)
1.94"
(49.27mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2007
Apr 1970–Mar 1973
36-Month
128.34"
(3,259.84mm)
125.88"
(3,197.35mm)
2.46"
(62.49mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1969 1967
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2008
Apr 1969–Mar 1973
48-Month
176.13"
(4,473.70mm)
167.88"
(4,264.15mm)
8.25"
(209.55mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2009
Apr 1968–Mar 1973
60-Month
216.07"
(5,488.18mm)
209.77"
(5,328.16mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1972 1969
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/