Climate at a Glance

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, March 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1983
1-Month
5.40"
(137.16mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
2.08"
(52.83mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1982 1915
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1902
Feb–Mar 1983
2-Month
8.16"
(207.26mm)
6.10"
(154.94mm)
2.06"
(52.32mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1982 1905
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1900
Jan–Mar 1983
3-Month
11.62"
(295.15mm)
9.40"
(238.76mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1982 2004
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1900
Dec 1982–Mar 1983
4-Month
13.80"
(350.52mm)
12.90"
(327.66mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1982 1989
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1900
Nov 1982–Mar 1983
5-Month
18.77"
(476.76mm)
16.82"
(427.23mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1982 1905
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1984
Oct 1982–Mar 1983
6-Month
20.22"
(513.59mm)
20.53"
(521.46mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1981 1948
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2006
Sep 1982–Mar 1983
7-Month
23.57"
(598.68mm)
24.23"
(615.44mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1981 1948
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2006
Aug 1982–Mar 1983
8-Month
27.77"
(705.36mm)
27.73"
(704.34mm)
0.04"
(1.02mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1981 1948
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1955
Jul 1982–Mar 1983
9-Month
30.42"
(772.67mm)
31.51"
(800.35mm)
-1.09"
(-27.68mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1981 1948
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1955
Jun 1982–Mar 1983
10-Month
35.29"
(896.37mm)
35.26"
(895.60mm)
0.03"
(0.77mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1981 1948
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1955
May 1982–Mar 1983
11-Month
36.48"
(926.59mm)
38.66"
(981.96mm)
-2.18"
(-55.37mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1981 1915
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1955
Apr 1982–Mar 1983
12-Month
40.14"
(1,019.56mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2006
Ties: 1920
Oct 1981–Mar 1983
18-Month
63.29"
(1,607.57mm)
62.55"
(1,588.77mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2007
Apr 1981–Mar 1983
24-Month
90.77"
(2,305.56mm)
83.94"
(2,132.08mm)
6.83"
(173.48mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2007
Apr 1980–Mar 1983
36-Month
129.14"
(3,280.16mm)
125.88"
(3,197.35mm)
3.26"
(82.81mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1981 1967
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2008
Apr 1979–Mar 1983
48-Month
170.95"
(4,342.13mm)
167.88"
(4,264.15mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1982 1967
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2009
Apr 1978–Mar 1983
60-Month
210.51"
(5,346.95mm)
209.77"
(5,328.16mm)
0.74"
(18.79mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1971 1969
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 28, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/