Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, March 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2002
1-Month
3.52"
(89.41mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1997 1915
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1902
Feb–Mar 2002
2-Month
6.77"
(171.96mm)
6.10"
(154.94mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2001 1905
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1900
Jan–Mar 2002
3-Month
9.43"
(239.52mm)
9.40"
(238.76mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2001 2004
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1900
Dec 2001–Mar 2002
4-Month
11.53"
(292.86mm)
12.90"
(327.66mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1993 1989
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1900
Ties: 1975
Nov 2001–Mar 2002
5-Month
13.76"
(349.50mm)
16.82"
(427.23mm)
-3.06"
(-77.73mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1993 1905
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1984
Ties: 1989
Oct 2001–Mar 2002
6-Month
15.72"
(399.29mm)
20.53"
(521.46mm)
-4.81"
(-122.17mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1987 1948
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2006
Sep 2001–Mar 2002
7-Month
19.42"
(493.27mm)
24.23"
(615.44mm)
-4.81"
(-122.17mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1987 1948
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2006
Aug 2001–Mar 2002
8-Month
20.95"
(532.13mm)
27.73"
(704.34mm)
-6.78"
(-172.21mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1948
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1955
Ties: 1915
Jul 2001–Mar 2002
9-Month
24.71"
(627.63mm)
31.51"
(800.35mm)
-6.80"
(-172.72mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1985 1948
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1955
Jun 2001–Mar 2002
10-Month
28.47"
(723.14mm)
35.26"
(895.60mm)
-6.79"
(-172.46mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1965 1948
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1955
May 2001–Mar 2002
11-Month
30.53"
(775.46mm)
38.66"
(981.96mm)
-8.13"
(-206.50mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1965 1915
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1955
Apr 2001–Mar 2002
12-Month
31.53"
(800.86mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
-10.44"
(-265.18mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2002
125th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2006
Oct 2000–Mar 2002
18-Month
50.02"
(1,270.51mm)
62.55"
(1,588.77mm)
-12.53"
(-318.26mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2002
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2007
Apr 2000–Mar 2002
24-Month
72.08"
(1,830.83mm)
83.94"
(2,132.08mm)
-11.86"
(-301.25mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2007
Apr 1999–Mar 2002
36-Month
115.70"
(2,938.78mm)
125.88"
(3,197.35mm)
-10.18"
(-258.57mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1989 1967
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2008
Apr 1998–Mar 2002
48-Month
161.04"
(4,090.42mm)
167.88"
(4,264.15mm)
-6.84"
(-173.73mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1990 1967
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2009
Apr 1997–Mar 2002
60-Month
203.47"
(5,168.14mm)
209.77"
(5,328.16mm)
-6.30"
(-160.02mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1990 1969
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 15, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/