Climate at a Glance

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, March 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1974
1-Month
3.97"
(100.84mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1973 1915
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1902
Feb–Mar 1974
2-Month
6.30"
(160.02mm)
6.10"
(154.94mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1973 1905
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1900
Jan–Mar 1974
3-Month
9.18"
(233.17mm)
9.40"
(238.76mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1970 2004
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1900
Ties: 1897
Dec 1973–Mar 1974
4-Month
18.22"
(462.79mm)
12.90"
(327.66mm)
5.32"
(135.13mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1973 1989
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1900
Nov 1973–Mar 1974
5-Month
21.45"
(544.83mm)
16.82"
(427.23mm)
4.63"
(117.60mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1973 1905
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1984
Oct 1973–Mar 1974
6-Month
24.83"
(630.68mm)
20.53"
(521.46mm)
4.30"
(109.22mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1973 1948
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2006
Sep 1973–Mar 1974
7-Month
28.60"
(726.44mm)
24.23"
(615.44mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1973 1948
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2006
Aug 1973–Mar 1974
8-Month
33.37"
(847.60mm)
27.74"
(704.60mm)
5.63"
(143.00mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1973 1948
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1955
Jul 1973–Mar 1974
9-Month
37.48"
(951.99mm)
31.51"
(800.35mm)
5.97"
(151.64mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1973 1948
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1955
Jun 1973–Mar 1974
10-Month
41.80"
(1,061.72mm)
35.26"
(895.60mm)
6.54"
(166.12mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1973 1948
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1955
May 1973–Mar 1974
11-Month
47.18"
(1,198.37mm)
38.66"
(981.96mm)
8.52"
(216.41mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1973 1915
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1955
Apr 1973–Mar 1974
12-Month
52.97"
(1,345.44mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
11.00"
(279.40mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1973 2002
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2006
Oct 1972–Mar 1974
18-Month
77.00"
(1,955.80mm)
62.55"
(1,588.77mm)
14.45"
(367.03mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1973 2002
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2007
Apr 1972–Mar 1974
24-Month
99.62"
(2,530.35mm)
83.94"
(2,132.08mm)
15.68"
(398.27mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1973 1966
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2007
Apr 1971–Mar 1974
36-Month
138.85"
(3,526.79mm)
125.88"
(3,197.35mm)
12.97"
(329.44mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1973 1967
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2008
Apr 1970–Mar 1974
48-Month
181.31"
(4,605.27mm)
167.88"
(4,264.15mm)
13.43"
(341.12mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1973 1967
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2009
Apr 1969–Mar 1974
60-Month
229.10"
(5,819.14mm)
209.77"
(5,328.16mm)
19.33"
(490.98mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1973 1969
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 28, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/