Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, January 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1987
1-Month
3.47"
(88.14mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1985 1970
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1979
Ties: 1901, 1937
Dec 1986–Jan 1987
2-Month
6.52"
(165.61mm)
6.80"
(172.72mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1985 1944
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1958
Nov 1986–Jan 1987
3-Month
10.35"
(262.89mm)
10.72"
(272.29mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1985 1940
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1984
Ties: 1909
Oct 1986–Jan 1987
4-Month
12.00"
(304.80mm)
14.43"
(366.52mm)
-2.43"
(-61.72mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1985 1948
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2006
Sep 1986–Jan 1987
5-Month
15.66"
(397.76mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
-2.47"
(-62.74mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1985 1985
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2006
Aug 1986–Jan 1987
6-Month
20.88"
(530.35mm)
21.63"
(549.40mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1985 1948, 1985
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2006
Jul 1986–Jan 1987
7-Month
25.68"
(652.27mm)
25.41"
(645.41mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1985 1985
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2006
Jun 1986–Jan 1987
8-Month
29.01"
(736.85mm)
29.16"
(740.66mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1985 2002
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2006
May 1986–Jan 1987
9-Month
32.96"
(837.18mm)
32.56"
(827.02mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1986 2002
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2006
Apr 1986–Jan 1987
10-Month
35.69"
(906.53mm)
35.87"
(911.10mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1986 2002
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2006
Mar 1986–Jan 1987
11-Month
39.15"
(994.41mm)
39.21"
(995.93mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1986 2002
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2006
Feb 1986–Jan 1987
12-Month
40.61"
(1,031.49mm)
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
-1.42"
(-36.07mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1986 2002
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2006
Aug 1985–Jan 1987
18-Month
62.52"
(1,588.01mm)
63.58"
(1,614.93mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1986 2002
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2007
Feb 1985–Jan 1987
24-Month
80.54"
(2,045.72mm)
84.00"
(2,133.60mm)
-3.46"
(-87.88mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2007
Feb 1984–Jan 1987
36-Month
123.05"
(3,125.47mm)
125.95"
(3,199.13mm)
-2.90"
(-73.66mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1981 1967
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2008
Feb 1983–Jan 1987
48-Month
177.52"
(4,509.01mm)
167.95"
(4,265.93mm)
9.57"
(243.08mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1986 1968
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2009
Feb 1982–Jan 1987
60-Month
215.03"
(5,461.76mm)
209.88"
(5,330.95mm)
5.15"
(130.81mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1983 1969
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 21, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/