Climate at a Glance

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, May 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1989
1-Month
7.07"
(179.58mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
3.68"
(93.47mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1988 1911
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Apr–May 1989
2-Month
10.16"
(258.06mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
3.42"
(86.86mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1988 1911
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2005
Mar–May 1989
3-Month
12.65"
(321.31mm)
10.06"
(255.52mm)
2.59"
(65.79mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Feb–May 1989
4-Month
14.80"
(375.92mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1988 1905
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Jan–May 1989
5-Month
16.59"
(421.39mm)
16.14"
(409.96mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1900
Dec 1988–May 1989
6-Month
17.98"
(456.69mm)
19.64"
(498.86mm)
-1.66"
(-42.17mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1988 1944
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1900
Ties: 1938
Nov 1988–May 1989
7-Month
23.92"
(607.57mm)
23.56"
(598.42mm)
0.36"
(9.15mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1988 1905
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Oct 1988–May 1989
8-Month
27.88"
(708.15mm)
27.27"
(692.66mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1988 1911
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Sep 1988–May 1989
9-Month
29.72"
(754.89mm)
30.97"
(786.64mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1988 1911
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2006
Aug 1988–May 1989
10-Month
35.63"
(905.00mm)
34.48"
(875.79mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1988 1985
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2006
Jul 1988–May 1989
11-Month
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
38.26"
(971.80mm)
2.01"
(51.06mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1988 1911
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2006
Jun 1988–May 1989
12-Month
42.75"
(1,085.85mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1911
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1955
Dec 1987–May 1989
18-Month
58.31"
(1,481.07mm)
61.69"
(1,566.93mm)
-3.38"
(-85.86mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2006
Jun 1987–May 1989
24-Month
79.15"
(2,010.41mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
-4.82"
(-122.43mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2007
Jun 1986–May 1989
36-Month
118.52"
(3,010.41mm)
125.92"
(3,198.37mm)
-7.40"
(-187.96mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1967
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2007
Jun 1985–May 1989
48-Month
159.83"
(4,059.68mm)
167.92"
(4,265.17mm)
-8.09"
(-205.49mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1988 1967
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2009
Jun 1984–May 1989
60-Month
193.78"
(4,922.01mm)
209.86"
(5,330.44mm)
-16.08"
(-408.43mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 20, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/