Climate at a Glance

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, October 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1988
1-Month
3.96"
(100.58mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
0.26"
(6.60mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1987 1947
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2005
Sep–Oct 1988
2-Month
5.80"
(147.32mm)
7.39"
(187.71mm)
-1.59"
(-40.39mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1986 1947
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2005
Aug–Oct 1988
3-Month
11.71"
(297.43mm)
10.90"
(276.86mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1987 1947
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2005
Jul–Oct 1988
4-Month
16.35"
(415.29mm)
14.69"
(373.13mm)
1.66"
(42.16mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1987 1968
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2005
Jun–Oct 1988
5-Month
18.83"
(478.28mm)
18.43"
(468.12mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1987 1895
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1954
May–Oct 1988
6-Month
21.17"
(537.72mm)
21.82"
(554.23mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1987 1895
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1954
Apr–Oct 1988
7-Month
24.43"
(620.52mm)
25.17"
(639.32mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1985 2001
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2005
Mar–Oct 1988
8-Month
25.83"
(656.08mm)
28.49"
(723.65mm)
-2.66"
(-67.57mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1985 1965
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2005
Feb–Oct 1988
9-Month
28.76"
(730.50mm)
31.27"
(794.26mm)
-2.51"
(-63.76mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1987 1895
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2005
Jan–Oct 1988
10-Month
31.02"
(787.91mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
-3.55"
(-90.17mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1985 1957
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2005
Dec 1987–Oct 1988
11-Month
34.39"
(873.51mm)
38.06"
(966.72mm)
-3.67"
(-93.21mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1957
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2005
Nov 1987–Oct 1988
12-Month
37.13"
(943.10mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
-4.85"
(-123.19mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1985 1905
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2005
May 1987–Oct 1988
18-Month
58.12"
(1,476.25mm)
63.83"
(1,621.28mm)
-5.71"
(-145.03mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2006
Nov 1986–Oct 1988
24-Month
75.94"
(1,928.88mm)
84.02"
(2,134.11mm)
-8.08"
(-205.23mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2006
Nov 1985–Oct 1988
36-Month
118.12"
(3,000.25mm)
125.99"
(3,200.15mm)
-7.87"
(-199.90mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1987 1966
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2007
Nov 1984–Oct 1988
48-Month
153.15"
(3,890.01mm)
167.97"
(4,266.44mm)
-14.82"
(-376.43mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1968 1968
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2008
Nov 1983–Oct 1988
60-Month
206.37"
(5,241.80mm)
209.93"
(5,332.22mm)
-3.56"
(-90.42mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1969 1968
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/