Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, March 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1981
1-Month
1.87"
(47.50mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1967 1915
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1902
Feb–Mar 1981
2-Month
5.51"
(139.95mm)
6.10"
(154.94mm)
-0.59"
(-14.99mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1980 1905
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1900
Ties: 2013
Jan–Mar 1981
3-Month
6.95"
(176.53mm)
9.40"
(238.76mm)
-2.45"
(-62.23mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1980 2004
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1900
Dec 1980–Mar 1981
4-Month
9.24"
(234.70mm)
12.90"
(327.66mm)
-3.66"
(-92.96mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1980 1989
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1900
Nov 1980–Mar 1981
5-Month
13.31"
(338.07mm)
16.82"
(427.23mm)
-3.51"
(-89.16mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1980 1905
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1984
Oct 1980–Mar 1981
6-Month
17.22"
(437.39mm)
20.53"
(521.46mm)
-3.31"
(-84.07mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1980 1948
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2006
Sep 1980–Mar 1981
7-Month
21.85"
(554.99mm)
24.23"
(615.44mm)
-2.38"
(-60.45mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1980 1948
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2006
Aug 1980–Mar 1981
8-Month
24.60"
(624.84mm)
27.73"
(704.34mm)
-3.13"
(-79.50mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1975 1948
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1955
Ties: 1956
Jul 1980–Mar 1981
9-Month
29.82"
(757.43mm)
31.51"
(800.35mm)
-1.69"
(-42.92mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1980 1948
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1955
Jun 1980–Mar 1981
10-Month
32.69"
(830.33mm)
35.26"
(895.60mm)
-2.57"
(-65.27mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1980 1948
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1955
May 1980–Mar 1981
11-Month
34.13"
(866.90mm)
38.66"
(981.96mm)
-4.53"
(-115.06mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1967 1915
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1955
Ties: 1967
Apr 1980–Mar 1981
12-Month
38.37"
(974.60mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
-3.60"
(-91.44mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1967 2002
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2006
Oct 1979–Mar 1981
18-Month
55.55"
(1,410.97mm)
62.55"
(1,588.77mm)
-7.00"
(-177.80mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1967 2002
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2007
Apr 1979–Mar 1981
24-Month
80.18"
(2,036.57mm)
83.94"
(2,132.08mm)
-3.76"
(-95.51mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1966
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2007
Apr 1978–Mar 1981
36-Month
119.74"
(3,041.40mm)
125.88"
(3,197.35mm)
-6.14"
(-155.95mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1969 1967
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2008
Apr 1977–Mar 1981
48-Month
169.20"
(4,297.68mm)
167.88"
(4,264.15mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1970 1967
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2009
Apr 1976–Mar 1981
60-Month
219.61"
(5,578.09mm)
209.77"
(5,328.16mm)
9.84"
(249.93mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1973 1969
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on August 3, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/