Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, October 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1998
1-Month
5.04"
(128.02mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1997 1947
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2005
Ties: 1954
Sep–Oct 1998
2-Month
7.90"
(200.66mm)
7.39"
(187.71mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1997 1947
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2005
Ties: 1919
Aug–Oct 1998
3-Month
10.68"
(271.27mm)
10.90"
(276.86mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1997 1947
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2005
Ties: 1945
Jul–Oct 1998
4-Month
14.62"
(371.35mm)
14.69"
(373.13mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1997 1968
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2005
Jun–Oct 1998
5-Month
21.43"
(544.32mm)
18.43"
(468.12mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1997 1895
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1954
May–Oct 1998
6-Month
24.56"
(623.82mm)
21.82"
(554.23mm)
2.74"
(69.59mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1997 1895
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1954
Apr–Oct 1998
7-Month
27.65"
(702.31mm)
25.17"
(639.32mm)
2.48"
(62.99mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1997 2001
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2005
Mar–Oct 1998
8-Month
31.65"
(803.91mm)
28.49"
(723.65mm)
3.16"
(80.26mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1997 1965
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2005
Feb–Oct 1998
9-Month
35.22"
(894.59mm)
31.27"
(794.26mm)
3.95"
(100.33mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1997 1895
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2005
Jan–Oct 1998
10-Month
40.61"
(1,031.49mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
6.04"
(153.41mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1997 1957
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2005
Dec 1997–Oct 1998
11-Month
43.38"
(1,101.85mm)
38.06"
(966.72mm)
5.32"
(135.13mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1997 1957
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2005
Nov 1997–Oct 1998
12-Month
47.35"
(1,202.69mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
5.37"
(136.40mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1997 1905
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2005
Ties: 1983
May 1997–Oct 1998
18-Month
67.26"
(1,708.40mm)
63.83"
(1,621.28mm)
3.43"
(87.12mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2006
Nov 1996–Oct 1998
24-Month
88.16"
(2,239.26mm)
84.02"
(2,134.11mm)
4.14"
(105.15mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2006
Nov 1995–Oct 1998
36-Month
141.14"
(3,584.96mm)
125.99"
(3,200.15mm)
15.15"
(384.81mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1997 1966
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2007
Nov 1994–Oct 1998
48-Month
181.18"
(4,601.97mm)
167.97"
(4,266.44mm)
13.21"
(335.53mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1997 1968
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2008
Nov 1993–Oct 1998
60-Month
224.98"
(5,714.49mm)
209.93"
(5,332.22mm)
15.05"
(382.27mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1997 1968
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/