Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, May 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1998
1-Month
3.13"
(79.50mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
-0.26"
(-6.61mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1993 1911
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1984
Apr–May 1998
2-Month
6.22"
(157.99mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1995 1911
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2005
Mar–May 1998
3-Month
10.22"
(259.59mm)
10.06"
(255.52mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1983
Feb–May 1998
4-Month
13.79"
(350.27mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1997 1905
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1983
Jan–May 1998
5-Month
19.18"
(487.17mm)
16.14"
(409.96mm)
3.04"
(77.21mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1997 1965
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1900
Dec 1997–May 1998
6-Month
21.95"
(557.53mm)
19.64"
(498.86mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1995 1944
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1900
Nov 1997–May 1998
7-Month
25.92"
(658.37mm)
23.56"
(598.42mm)
2.36"
(59.95mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1997 1905
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1984
Oct 1997–May 1998
8-Month
27.35"
(694.69mm)
27.27"
(692.66mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1995 1911
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1984
Sep 1997–May 1998
9-Month
30.44"
(773.18mm)
30.97"
(786.64mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1995 1911
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2006
Aug 1997–May 1998
10-Month
34.96"
(887.98mm)
34.48"
(875.79mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2006
Jul 1997–May 1998
11-Month
38.40"
(975.36mm)
38.26"
(971.80mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1995 1911
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2006
Jun 1997–May 1998
12-Month
41.68"
(1,058.67mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1995 1911
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1955
Dec 1996–May 1998
18-Month
64.68"
(1,642.87mm)
61.69"
(1,566.93mm)
2.99"
(75.94mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2006
Jun 1996–May 1998
24-Month
89.50"
(2,273.30mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
5.53"
(140.46mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2007
Jun 1995–May 1998
36-Month
137.03"
(3,480.56mm)
125.92"
(3,198.37mm)
11.11"
(282.19mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1997 1967
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2007
Jun 1994–May 1998
48-Month
175.93"
(4,468.62mm)
167.92"
(4,265.17mm)
8.01"
(203.45mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2009
Jun 1993–May 1998
60-Month
221.60"
(5,628.64mm)
209.86"
(5,330.44mm)
11.74"
(298.20mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1997 1969
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/