Climate at a Glance

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, April 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1979
1-Month
4.79"
(121.67mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1978 1966
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1983
Ties: 1945
Mar–Apr 1979
2-Month
9.24"
(234.70mm)
6.67"
(169.42mm)
2.57"
(65.28mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1978 1927
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1983
Feb–Apr 1979
3-Month
11.54"
(293.12mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
2.09"
(53.09mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1905
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1983
Ties: 1954
Jan–Apr 1979
4-Month
19.33"
(490.98mm)
12.75"
(323.85mm)
6.58"
(167.13mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1978 2004
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1936
Dec 1978–Apr 1979
5-Month
22.25"
(565.15mm)
16.25"
(412.75mm)
6.00"
(152.40mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1978 1905
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1953
Nov 1978–Apr 1979
6-Month
24.35"
(618.49mm)
20.16"
(512.06mm)
4.19"
(106.43mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1978 1905
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1951
Oct 1978–Apr 1979
7-Month
27.99"
(710.95mm)
23.88"
(606.55mm)
4.11"
(104.40mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1977 1905
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2006
Sep 1978–Apr 1979
8-Month
30.06"
(763.52mm)
27.57"
(700.28mm)
2.49"
(63.24mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1977 1985
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2006
Aug 1978–Apr 1979
9-Month
32.14"
(816.36mm)
31.08"
(789.43mm)
1.06"
(26.93mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1975 1948
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2006
Jul 1978–Apr 1979
10-Month
34.59"
(878.59mm)
34.86"
(885.44mm)
-0.27"
(-6.85mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1975 1985
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1955
Jun 1978–Apr 1979
11-Month
38.78"
(985.01mm)
38.61"
(980.69mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1975 1948
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1955
May 1978–Apr 1979
12-Month
41.24"
(1,047.50mm)
42.01"
(1,067.05mm)
-0.77"
(-19.55mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1975 1915
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1955
Nov 1977–Apr 1979
18-Month
63.83"
(1,621.28mm)
62.21"
(1,580.13mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1976 1966
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1955
May 1977–Apr 1979
24-Month
91.09"
(2,313.69mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
7.12"
(180.85mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1976 1966
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2007
May 1976–Apr 1979
36-Month
140.39"
(3,565.91mm)
125.92"
(3,198.37mm)
14.47"
(367.54mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1977 1967
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2008
May 1975–Apr 1979
48-Month
185.50"
(4,711.70mm)
167.92"
(4,265.17mm)
17.58"
(446.53mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1978 1967
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2009
May 1974–Apr 1979
60-Month
225.52"
(5,728.21mm)
209.84"
(5,329.94mm)
15.68"
(398.27mm)
99th 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 January 2020, retrieved on January 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/