Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, April 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1997
1-Month
2.82"
(71.63mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1983
Ties: 1938, 2010
Mar–Apr 1997
2-Month
6.11"
(155.19mm)
6.67"
(169.42mm)
-0.56"
(-14.23mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1995 1927
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1983
Feb–Apr 1997
3-Month
8.72"
(221.49mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1995 1905
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1983
Jan–Apr 1997
4-Month
12.86"
(326.64mm)
12.75"
(323.85mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1995 2004
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1936
Ties: 1982
Dec 1996–Apr 1997
5-Month
18.85"
(478.79mm)
16.25"
(412.75mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1996 1905
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1953
Nov 1996–Apr 1997
6-Month
20.90"
(530.86mm)
20.16"
(512.06mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1995 1905
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1951
Oct 1996–Apr 1997
7-Month
25.02"
(635.51mm)
23.88"
(606.55mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1905
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2006
Sep 1996–Apr 1997
8-Month
30.10"
(764.54mm)
27.57"
(700.28mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2006
Aug 1996–Apr 1997
9-Month
31.76"
(806.70mm)
31.08"
(789.43mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1995 1948
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2006
Jul 1996–Apr 1997
10-Month
39.33"
(998.98mm)
34.86"
(885.44mm)
4.47"
(113.54mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1955
Jun 1996–Apr 1997
11-Month
43.67"
(1,109.22mm)
38.61"
(980.69mm)
5.06"
(128.53mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1996 1948
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1955
May 1996–Apr 1997
12-Month
48.57"
(1,233.68mm)
42.01"
(1,067.05mm)
6.56"
(166.63mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1996 1915
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1955
Nov 1995–Apr 1997
18-Month
73.88"
(1,876.55mm)
62.21"
(1,580.13mm)
11.67"
(296.42mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1955
May 1995–Apr 1997
24-Month
95.12"
(2,416.05mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2007
May 1994–Apr 1997
36-Month
134.40"
(3,413.76mm)
125.91"
(3,198.11mm)
8.49"
(215.65mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2008
May 1993–Apr 1997
48-Month
178.09"
(4,523.49mm)
167.92"
(4,265.17mm)
10.17"
(258.32mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2009
May 1992–Apr 1997
60-Month
217.05"
(5,513.07mm)
209.84"
(5,329.94mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1996 1969
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/