Climate at a Glance

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, October 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1979
1-Month
4.77"
(121.16mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1978 1947
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2005
Sep–Oct 1979
2-Month
8.27"
(210.06mm)
7.39"
(187.71mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1978 1947
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2005
Aug–Oct 1979
3-Month
13.37"
(339.60mm)
10.90"
(276.86mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1978 1947
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2005
Ties: 1927
Jul–Oct 1979
4-Month
16.42"
(417.07mm)
14.69"
(373.13mm)
1.73"
(43.94mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1978 1968
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2005
Jun–Oct 1979
5-Month
18.52"
(470.41mm)
18.43"
(468.12mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1978 1895
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1954
May–Oct 1979
6-Month
24.61"
(625.09mm)
21.82"
(554.23mm)
2.79"
(70.86mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1895
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1954
Apr–Oct 1979
7-Month
29.40"
(746.76mm)
25.17"
(639.32mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1978 2001
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2005
Mar–Oct 1979
8-Month
33.85"
(859.79mm)
28.49"
(723.65mm)
5.36"
(136.14mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1978 1965
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2005
Feb–Oct 1979
9-Month
36.15"
(918.21mm)
31.27"
(794.26mm)
4.88"
(123.95mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1895
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2005
Jan–Oct 1979
10-Month
43.94"
(1,116.08mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
9.37"
(238.00mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2005
Dec 1978–Oct 1979
11-Month
46.86"
(1,190.24mm)
38.06"
(966.72mm)
8.80"
(223.52mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2005
Nov 1978–Oct 1979
12-Month
48.96"
(1,243.58mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
6.98"
(177.29mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1978 1905
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2005
May 1978–Oct 1979
18-Month
65.85"
(1,672.59mm)
63.83"
(1,621.28mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1975 1965
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2006
Nov 1977–Oct 1979
24-Month
88.44"
(2,246.38mm)
84.02"
(2,134.11mm)
4.42"
(112.27mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1978 1966
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2006
Nov 1976–Oct 1979
36-Month
135.20"
(3,434.08mm)
125.99"
(3,200.15mm)
9.21"
(233.93mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1966
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2007
Nov 1975–Oct 1979
48-Month
189.57"
(4,815.08mm)
167.97"
(4,266.44mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1978 1968
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2008
Nov 1974–Oct 1979
60-Month
228.47"
(5,803.14mm)
209.93"
(5,332.22mm)
18.54"
(470.92mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1978 1968
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/