Climate at a Glance

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, December 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1983
1-Month
6.27"
(159.26mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1982 1943
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1973
Nov–Dec 1983
2-Month
15.71"
(399.03mm)
7.42"
(188.47mm)
8.29"
(210.56mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Oct–Dec 1983
3-Month
18.63"
(473.20mm)
11.12"
(282.45mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1982 2001
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Sep–Dec 1983
4-Month
21.16"
(537.46mm)
14.81"
(376.17mm)
6.35"
(161.29mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1982 1955
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2005
Ties: 1990
Aug–Dec 1983
5-Month
24.71"
(627.63mm)
18.32"
(465.33mm)
6.39"
(162.30mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1982 1947
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2005
Jul–Dec 1983
6-Month
29.45"
(748.03mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
7.34"
(186.44mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1982 1978
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2005
Jun–Dec 1983
7-Month
31.24"
(793.50mm)
25.84"
(656.34mm)
5.40"
(137.16mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1982 2001
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2005
May–Dec 1983
8-Month
36.93"
(938.02mm)
29.24"
(742.70mm)
7.69"
(195.32mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1982 2001
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2005
Apr–Dec 1983
9-Month
44.29"
(1,124.97mm)
32.58"
(827.53mm)
11.71"
(297.44mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1982 2001
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2005
Mar–Dec 1983
10-Month
49.69"
(1,262.13mm)
35.90"
(911.86mm)
13.79"
(350.27mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1982 2001
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2005
Feb–Dec 1983
11-Month
52.45"
(1,332.23mm)
38.68"
(982.47mm)
13.77"
(349.76mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1982 2001
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2005
Jan–Dec 1983
12-Month
55.91"
(1,420.11mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
13.93"
(353.82mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1982 2001
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2005
Jul 1982–Dec 1983
18-Month
74.71"
(1,897.63mm)
64.10"
(1,628.14mm)
10.61"
(269.49mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1982 2001
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2006
Jan 1982–Dec 1983
24-Month
93.63"
(2,378.20mm)
84.04"
(2,134.62mm)
9.59"
(243.58mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2006
Jan 1981–Dec 1983
36-Month
142.01"
(3,607.05mm)
125.98"
(3,199.89mm)
16.03"
(407.16mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2007
Jan 1980–Dec 1983
48-Month
179.40"
(4,556.76mm)
167.93"
(4,265.42mm)
11.47"
(291.34mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1982 1967
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2008
Ties: 1953, 1996
Jan 1979–Dec 1983
60-Month
229.78"
(5,836.41mm)
209.92"
(5,331.97mm)
19.86"
(504.44mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1982 1968
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on April 5, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/