Climate at a Glance

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, March 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1978
1-Month
3.05"
(77.47mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1976 1915
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1902
Feb–Mar 1978
2-Month
4.11"
(104.39mm)
6.10"
(154.94mm)
-1.99"
(-50.55mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1967 1905
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1900
Jan–Mar 1978
3-Month
10.97"
(278.64mm)
9.40"
(238.76mm)
1.57"
(39.88mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1977 2004
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1900
Dec 1977–Mar 1978
4-Month
16.19"
(411.23mm)
12.90"
(327.66mm)
3.29"
(83.57mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1977 1989
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1900
Nov 1977–Mar 1978
5-Month
19.48"
(494.79mm)
16.82"
(427.23mm)
2.66"
(67.56mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1977 1905
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1984
Oct 1977–Mar 1978
6-Month
26.11"
(663.19mm)
20.53"
(521.46mm)
5.58"
(141.73mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1977 1948
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2006
Sep 1977–Mar 1978
7-Month
31.60"
(802.64mm)
24.23"
(615.44mm)
7.37"
(187.20mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1948
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2006
Aug 1977–Mar 1978
8-Month
36.20"
(919.48mm)
27.73"
(704.34mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1977 1948
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1955
Jul 1977–Mar 1978
9-Month
38.23"
(971.04mm)
31.51"
(800.35mm)
6.72"
(170.69mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1977 1948
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1955
Jun 1977–Mar 1978
10-Month
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
35.26"
(895.60mm)
9.77"
(248.16mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1977 1948
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1955
May 1977–Mar 1978
11-Month
46.74"
(1,187.20mm)
38.66"
(981.96mm)
8.08"
(205.24mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1977 1915
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1955
Apr 1977–Mar 1978
12-Month
49.46"
(1,256.28mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
7.49"
(190.24mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1976 2002
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2006
Oct 1976–Mar 1978
18-Month
72.03"
(1,829.56mm)
62.55"
(1,588.77mm)
9.48"
(240.79mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1976 2002
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2007
Apr 1976–Mar 1978
24-Month
99.87"
(2,536.70mm)
83.94"
(2,132.08mm)
15.93"
(404.62mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2007
Apr 1975–Mar 1978
36-Month
143.74"
(3,651.00mm)
125.88"
(3,197.35mm)
17.86"
(453.65mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1977 1967
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2008
Apr 1974–Mar 1978
48-Month
186.05"
(4,725.67mm)
167.88"
(4,264.15mm)
18.17"
(461.52mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1976 1967
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2009
Apr 1973–Mar 1978
60-Month
239.02"
(6,071.11mm)
209.77"
(5,328.16mm)
29.25"
(742.95mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1977 1969
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/