Climate at a Glance

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, February 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1979
1-Month
2.30"
(58.42mm)
2.78"
(70.61mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1987
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1900
Jan–Feb 1979
2-Month
10.09"
(256.29mm)
6.08"
(154.43mm)
4.01"
(101.86mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1978 1980
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1900
Dec 1978–Feb 1979
3-Month
13.01"
(330.45mm)
9.58"
(243.33mm)
3.43"
(87.12mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1977 1980
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1900
Nov 1978–Feb 1979
4-Month
15.11"
(383.79mm)
13.50"
(342.90mm)
1.61"
(40.89mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1977 1940
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1984
Ties: 1994
Oct 1978–Feb 1979
5-Month
18.75"
(476.25mm)
17.21"
(437.13mm)
1.54"
(39.12mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1948
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2006
Sep 1978–Feb 1979
6-Month
20.82"
(528.83mm)
20.91"
(531.11mm)
-0.09"
(-2.28mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1975 1948
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2006
Aug 1978–Feb 1979
7-Month
22.90"
(581.66mm)
24.42"
(620.27mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1975 1948
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2006
Jul 1978–Feb 1979
8-Month
25.35"
(643.89mm)
28.20"
(716.28mm)
-2.85"
(-72.39mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1975 1948
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2006
Jun 1978–Feb 1979
9-Month
29.54"
(750.32mm)
31.94"
(811.28mm)
-2.40"
(-60.96mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1975 1948
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2006
Ties: 1901, 1987
May 1978–Feb 1979
10-Month
32.00"
(812.80mm)
35.34"
(897.64mm)
-3.34"
(-84.84mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2006
Apr 1978–Feb 1979
11-Month
35.11"
(891.79mm)
38.65"
(981.71mm)
-3.54"
(-89.92mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2006
Mar 1978–Feb 1979
12-Month
38.16"
(969.26mm)
41.99"
(1,066.55mm)
-3.83"
(-97.29mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2006
Sep 1977–Feb 1979
18-Month
66.71"
(1,694.43mm)
62.87"
(1,596.90mm)
3.84"
(97.53mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1976 2002
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2007
Mar 1977–Feb 1979
24-Month
88.82"
(2,256.03mm)
83.96"
(2,132.58mm)
4.86"
(123.45mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1976 1966
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2007
Mar 1976–Feb 1979
36-Month
137.82"
(3,500.63mm)
125.88"
(3,197.35mm)
11.94"
(303.28mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1977 1967
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2008
Mar 1975–Feb 1979
48-Month
182.29"
(4,630.17mm)
167.88"
(4,264.15mm)
14.41"
(366.02mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1975 1968
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2009
Mar 1974–Feb 1979
60-Month
225.13"
(5,718.30mm)
209.81"
(5,329.17mm)
15.32"
(389.13mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1975 1969
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/