Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, March 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1998
1-Month
4.00"
(101.60mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1997 1915
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1902
Feb–Mar 1998
2-Month
7.57"
(192.28mm)
6.10"
(154.94mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1905
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1900
Jan–Mar 1998
3-Month
12.96"
(329.18mm)
9.40"
(238.76mm)
3.56"
(90.42mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1997 2004
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1900
Dec 1997–Mar 1998
4-Month
15.73"
(399.54mm)
12.90"
(327.66mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1996 1989
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1900
Nov 1997–Mar 1998
5-Month
19.70"
(500.38mm)
16.82"
(427.23mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1905
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1984
Oct 1997–Mar 1998
6-Month
21.13"
(536.70mm)
20.53"
(521.46mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1995 1948
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2006
Sep 1997–Mar 1998
7-Month
24.22"
(615.19mm)
24.23"
(615.44mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1995 1948
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2006
Aug 1997–Mar 1998
8-Month
28.74"
(730.00mm)
27.74"
(704.60mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1948
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1955
Jul 1997–Mar 1998
9-Month
32.18"
(817.37mm)
31.51"
(800.35mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1995 1948
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1955
Jun 1997–Mar 1998
10-Month
35.46"
(900.68mm)
35.26"
(895.60mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1948
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1955
May 1997–Mar 1998
11-Month
39.61"
(1,006.09mm)
38.66"
(981.96mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1995 1915
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1955
Ties: 1994
Apr 1997–Mar 1998
12-Month
42.43"
(1,077.72mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2006
Oct 1996–Mar 1998
18-Month
64.63"
(1,641.60mm)
62.55"
(1,588.77mm)
2.08"
(52.83mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1996 2002
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2007
Apr 1996–Mar 1998
24-Month
93.12"
(2,365.25mm)
83.94"
(2,132.08mm)
9.18"
(233.17mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2007
Apr 1995–Mar 1998
36-Month
136.97"
(3,479.04mm)
125.88"
(3,197.35mm)
11.09"
(281.69mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1997 1967
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2008
Apr 1994–Mar 1998
48-Month
178.09"
(4,523.49mm)
167.88"
(4,264.15mm)
10.21"
(259.34mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2009
Apr 1993–Mar 1998
60-Month
223.18"
(5,668.77mm)
209.77"
(5,328.16mm)
13.41"
(340.61mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1969
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/