Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, May 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1987
1-Month
2.89"
(73.41mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1982 1911
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1984
Ties: 1922
Apr–May 1987
2-Month
6.91"
(175.51mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
0.17"
(4.31mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1911
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2005
Ties: 1981
Mar–May 1987
3-Month
9.83"
(249.68mm)
10.06"
(255.52mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1985 1965
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Feb–May 1987
4-Month
10.36"
(263.14mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
-2.48"
(-63.00mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1985 1905
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Jan–May 1987
5-Month
13.83"
(351.28mm)
16.14"
(409.96mm)
-2.31"
(-58.68mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1985 1965
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1900
Dec 1986–May 1987
6-Month
16.88"
(428.75mm)
19.64"
(498.86mm)
-2.76"
(-70.11mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1985 1944
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1900
Nov 1986–May 1987
7-Month
20.71"
(526.03mm)
23.56"
(598.42mm)
-2.85"
(-72.39mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1985 1905
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1984
Oct 1986–May 1987
8-Month
22.36"
(567.94mm)
27.27"
(692.66mm)
-4.91"
(-124.72mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1985 1911
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1984
Sep 1986–May 1987
9-Month
26.02"
(660.91mm)
30.97"
(786.64mm)
-4.95"
(-125.73mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1985 1911
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2006
Aug 1986–May 1987
10-Month
31.24"
(793.50mm)
34.48"
(875.79mm)
-3.24"
(-82.29mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1985 1985
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2006
Jul 1986–May 1987
11-Month
36.04"
(915.42mm)
38.26"
(971.80mm)
-2.22"
(-56.38mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1985 1911
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2006
Jun 1986–May 1987
12-Month
39.37"
(1,000.00mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
-2.63"
(-66.80mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1985 1911
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1955
Dec 1985–May 1987
18-Month
58.52"
(1,486.41mm)
61.69"
(1,566.93mm)
-3.17"
(-80.52mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1986 1965
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2006
Jun 1985–May 1987
24-Month
80.68"
(2,049.27mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
-3.29"
(-83.57mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2007
Jun 1984–May 1987
36-Month
114.63"
(2,911.60mm)
125.92"
(3,198.37mm)
-11.29"
(-286.77mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1967 1967
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2007
Jun 1983–May 1987
48-Month
166.67"
(4,233.42mm)
167.92"
(4,265.17mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1969 1967
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2009
Jun 1982–May 1987
60-Month
215.01"
(5,461.25mm)
209.86"
(5,330.44mm)
5.15"
(130.81mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1972 1969
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/