Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, January 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1974
1-Month
2.88"
(73.15mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1972 1970
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1979
Ties: 1931
Dec 1973–Jan 1974
2-Month
11.92"
(302.77mm)
6.80"
(172.72mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1973 1944
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1958
Nov 1973–Jan 1974
3-Month
15.15"
(384.81mm)
10.72"
(272.29mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1973 1940
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1984
Oct 1973–Jan 1974
4-Month
18.53"
(470.66mm)
14.43"
(366.52mm)
4.10"
(104.14mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1973 1948
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2006
Sep 1973–Jan 1974
5-Month
22.30"
(566.42mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
4.17"
(105.92mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1973 1985
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2006
Ties: 1960
Aug 1973–Jan 1974
6-Month
27.07"
(687.58mm)
21.63"
(549.40mm)
5.44"
(138.18mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1973 1948, 1985
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2006
Jul 1973–Jan 1974
7-Month
31.18"
(791.97mm)
25.41"
(645.41mm)
5.77"
(146.56mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1973 1985
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2006
Jun 1973–Jan 1974
8-Month
35.50"
(901.70mm)
29.16"
(740.66mm)
6.34"
(161.04mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1973 2002
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2006
May 1973–Jan 1974
9-Month
40.88"
(1,038.35mm)
32.56"
(827.02mm)
8.32"
(211.33mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1973 2002
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2006
Apr 1973–Jan 1974
10-Month
46.67"
(1,185.42mm)
35.87"
(911.10mm)
10.80"
(274.32mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1973 2002
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2006
Mar 1973–Jan 1974
11-Month
49.58"
(1,259.33mm)
39.21"
(995.93mm)
10.37"
(263.40mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1973 2002
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2006
Feb 1973–Jan 1974
12-Month
52.79"
(1,340.87mm)
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
10.76"
(273.31mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1973 2002
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2006
Aug 1972–Jan 1974
18-Month
77.56"
(1,970.02mm)
63.58"
(1,614.93mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1973 2002
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2007
Feb 1972–Jan 1974
24-Month
102.91"
(2,613.91mm)
84.00"
(2,133.60mm)
18.91"
(480.31mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1973 1966
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2007
Feb 1971–Jan 1974
36-Month
140.45"
(3,567.43mm)
125.95"
(3,199.13mm)
14.50"
(368.30mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1973 1967
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2008
Feb 1970–Jan 1974
48-Month
182.62"
(4,638.55mm)
167.95"
(4,265.93mm)
14.67"
(372.62mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1968
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2009
Feb 1969–Jan 1974
60-Month
229.83"
(5,837.68mm)
209.88"
(5,330.95mm)
19.95"
(506.73mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1973 1969
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/