Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, May 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1997
1-Month
4.15"
(105.41mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1995 1911
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1984
Ties: 1936
Apr–May 1997
2-Month
6.97"
(177.04mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1911
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2005
Mar–May 1997
3-Month
10.26"
(260.60mm)
10.06"
(255.52mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1983
Feb–May 1997
4-Month
12.87"
(326.90mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1995 1905
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1983
Jan–May 1997
5-Month
17.01"
(432.05mm)
16.14"
(409.96mm)
0.87"
(22.09mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1900
Dec 1996–May 1997
6-Month
23.00"
(584.20mm)
19.64"
(498.86mm)
3.36"
(85.34mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1995 1944
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1900
Nov 1996–May 1997
7-Month
25.05"
(636.27mm)
23.56"
(598.42mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1995 1905
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1984
Ties: 1978
Oct 1996–May 1997
8-Month
29.17"
(740.92mm)
27.27"
(692.66mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1995 1911
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1984
Sep 1996–May 1997
9-Month
34.25"
(869.95mm)
30.97"
(786.64mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1995 1911
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2006
Aug 1996–May 1997
10-Month
35.91"
(912.11mm)
34.48"
(875.79mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2006
Jul 1996–May 1997
11-Month
43.48"
(1,104.39mm)
38.26"
(971.80mm)
5.22"
(132.59mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1911
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2006
Ties: 1900
Jun 1996–May 1997
12-Month
47.82"
(1,214.63mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
5.82"
(147.83mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1996 1911
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1955
Dec 1995–May 1997
18-Month
71.56"
(1,817.62mm)
61.69"
(1,566.93mm)
9.87"
(250.69mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1996 1965
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2006
Jun 1995–May 1997
24-Month
95.35"
(2,421.89mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
11.38"
(289.05mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2007
Jun 1994–May 1997
36-Month
134.25"
(3,409.95mm)
125.92"
(3,198.37mm)
8.33"
(211.58mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2007
Jun 1993–May 1997
48-Month
179.92"
(4,569.97mm)
167.92"
(4,265.17mm)
12.00"
(304.80mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2009
Jun 1992–May 1997
60-Month
220.13"
(5,591.30mm)
209.86"
(5,330.44mm)
10.27"
(260.86mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1996 1969
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/