Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, December 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1997
1-Month
2.77"
(70.36mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
-0.76"
(-19.30mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1994 1943
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1973
Nov–Dec 1997
2-Month
6.74"
(171.20mm)
7.42"
(188.47mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1992 1904
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1983
Oct–Dec 1997
3-Month
8.17"
(207.52mm)
11.12"
(282.45mm)
-2.95"
(-74.93mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1955 2001
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2005
Sep–Dec 1997
4-Month
11.26"
(286.00mm)
14.81"
(376.17mm)
-3.55"
(-90.17mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1992 1955
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2005
Ties: 1899
Aug–Dec 1997
5-Month
15.78"
(400.81mm)
18.32"
(465.33mm)
-2.54"
(-64.52mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1994 1947
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2005
Jul–Dec 1997
6-Month
19.22"
(488.19mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
-2.89"
(-73.40mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1992 1978
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2005
Jun–Dec 1997
7-Month
22.50"
(571.50mm)
25.84"
(656.34mm)
-3.34"
(-84.84mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1978 2001
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2005
May–Dec 1997
8-Month
26.65"
(676.91mm)
29.24"
(742.70mm)
-2.59"
(-65.79mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1992 2001
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2005
Apr–Dec 1997
9-Month
29.47"
(748.54mm)
32.58"
(827.53mm)
-3.11"
(-78.99mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1992 2001
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2005
Mar–Dec 1997
10-Month
32.76"
(832.10mm)
35.90"
(911.86mm)
-3.14"
(-79.76mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1992 2001
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2005
Feb–Dec 1997
11-Month
35.37"
(898.40mm)
38.68"
(982.47mm)
-3.31"
(-84.07mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1992 2001
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2005
Jan–Dec 1997
12-Month
39.51"
(1,003.55mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
-2.47"
(-62.74mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1992 2001
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2005
Jul 1996–Dec 1997
18-Month
65.98"
(1,675.89mm)
64.10"
(1,628.14mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1995 2001
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2006
Jan 1996–Dec 1997
24-Month
90.90"
(2,308.86mm)
84.04"
(2,134.62mm)
6.86"
(174.24mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2006
Jan 1995–Dec 1997
36-Month
133.62"
(3,393.95mm)
125.98"
(3,199.89mm)
7.64"
(194.06mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2007
Jan 1994–Dec 1997
48-Month
175.30"
(4,452.62mm)
167.93"
(4,265.42mm)
7.37"
(187.20mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1995 1967
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2008
Jan 1993–Dec 1997
60-Month
218.91"
(5,560.31mm)
209.92"
(5,331.97mm)
8.99"
(228.34mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1968
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/