Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, January 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1988
1-Month
2.26"
(57.40mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
-1.04"
(-26.42mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1985 1970
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1979
Dec 1987–Jan 1988
2-Month
5.63"
(143.00mm)
6.80"
(172.72mm)
-1.17"
(-29.72mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1944
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1958
Nov 1987–Jan 1988
3-Month
8.37"
(212.60mm)
10.72"
(272.29mm)
-2.35"
(-59.69mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1985 1940
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1984
Oct 1987–Jan 1988
4-Month
12.01"
(305.05mm)
14.43"
(366.52mm)
-2.42"
(-61.47mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1987 1948
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2006
Sep 1987–Jan 1988
5-Month
17.62"
(447.55mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1987 1985
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2006
Aug 1987–Jan 1988
6-Month
19.60"
(497.84mm)
21.63"
(549.40mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1985 1948, 1985
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2006
Jul 1987–Jan 1988
7-Month
21.99"
(558.55mm)
25.41"
(645.41mm)
-3.42"
(-86.86mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1985
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2006
Jun 1987–Jan 1988
8-Month
26.47"
(672.34mm)
29.16"
(740.66mm)
-2.69"
(-68.32mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1985 2002
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2006
May 1987–Jan 1988
9-Month
29.36"
(745.74mm)
32.56"
(827.02mm)
-3.20"
(-81.28mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1983 2002
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2006
Apr 1987–Jan 1988
10-Month
33.38"
(847.85mm)
35.87"
(911.10mm)
-2.49"
(-63.25mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1983 2002
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2006
Mar 1987–Jan 1988
11-Month
36.30"
(922.02mm)
39.21"
(995.93mm)
-2.91"
(-73.91mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1983 2002
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2006
Feb 1987–Jan 1988
12-Month
36.83"
(935.48mm)
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
-5.20"
(-132.08mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1967 2002
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2006
Ties: 1957
Aug 1986–Jan 1988
18-Month
57.71"
(1,465.83mm)
63.58"
(1,614.93mm)
-5.87"
(-149.10mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1986 2002
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2007
Feb 1986–Jan 1988
24-Month
77.44"
(1,966.98mm)
84.00"
(2,133.60mm)
-6.56"
(-166.62mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2007
Feb 1985–Jan 1988
36-Month
117.37"
(2,981.20mm)
125.95"
(3,199.13mm)
-8.58"
(-217.93mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1969 1967
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2008
Feb 1984–Jan 1988
48-Month
159.88"
(4,060.95mm)
167.95"
(4,265.93mm)
-8.07"
(-204.98mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1969 1968
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2009
Feb 1983–Jan 1988
60-Month
214.35"
(5,444.49mm)
209.88"
(5,330.95mm)
4.47"
(113.54mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1983 1969
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/