Climate at a Glance

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, August 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1989
1-Month
4.83"
(122.68mm)
3.51"
(89.15mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1987 2002
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1991
Jul–Aug 1989
2-Month
7.14"
(181.36mm)
7.30"
(185.42mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1987 1952
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1976
Ties: 1922
Jun–Aug 1989
3-Month
11.22"
(284.99mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1987 1948
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1917
May–Aug 1989
4-Month
18.29"
(464.57mm)
14.43"
(366.52mm)
3.86"
(98.05mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2006
Apr–Aug 1989
5-Month
21.38"
(543.05mm)
17.78"
(451.61mm)
3.60"
(91.44mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1988 2001
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2009, 2011
Mar–Aug 1989
6-Month
23.87"
(606.30mm)
21.10"
(535.94mm)
2.77"
(70.36mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Feb–Aug 1989
7-Month
26.02"
(660.91mm)
23.88"
(606.55mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Jan–Aug 1989
8-Month
27.81"
(706.37mm)
27.18"
(690.37mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1976
Dec 1988–Aug 1989
9-Month
29.20"
(741.68mm)
30.68"
(779.27mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1988 1944
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Nov 1988–Aug 1989
10-Month
35.14"
(892.56mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1988 1905
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1984
Oct 1988–Aug 1989
11-Month
39.10"
(993.14mm)
38.31"
(973.07mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1905
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2006
Sep 1988–Aug 1989
12-Month
40.94"
(1,039.88mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2006
Mar 1988–Aug 1989
18-Month
60.97"
(1,548.64mm)
63.09"
(1,602.49mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2006
Sep 1987–Aug 1989
24-Month
81.52"
(2,070.61mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
-2.45"
(-62.23mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2007
Sep 1986–Aug 1989
36-Month
116.39"
(2,956.31mm)
125.95"
(3,199.13mm)
-9.56"
(-242.82mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1987 1966
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2008
Sep 1985–Aug 1989
48-Month
159.53"
(4,052.06mm)
167.91"
(4,264.91mm)
-8.38"
(-212.85mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1988 1968
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2009
Sep 1984–Aug 1989
60-Month
192.24"
(4,882.90mm)
209.89"
(5,331.21mm)
-17.65"
(-448.31mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1969 1968
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/