Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, May 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2002
1-Month
3.40"
(86.36mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2001 1911
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1984
Ties: 1946
Apr–May 2002
2-Month
7.82"
(198.63mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2001 1911
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2005
Mar–May 2002
3-Month
11.34"
(288.04mm)
10.06"
(255.52mm)
1.28"
(32.52mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2001 1965
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1983
Feb–May 2002
4-Month
14.59"
(370.59mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1905
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1983
Jan–May 2002
5-Month
17.25"
(438.15mm)
16.14"
(409.96mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2001 1965
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1900
Dec 2001–May 2002
6-Month
19.35"
(491.49mm)
19.64"
(498.86mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1944
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1900
Nov 2001–May 2002
7-Month
21.58"
(548.13mm)
23.56"
(598.42mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2001 1905
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1984
Ties: 1948
Oct 2001–May 2002
8-Month
23.54"
(597.92mm)
27.27"
(692.66mm)
-3.73"
(-94.74mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 2001 1911
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1984
Sep 2001–May 2002
9-Month
27.24"
(691.90mm)
30.97"
(786.64mm)
-3.73"
(-94.74mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1911
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2006
Aug 2001–May 2002
10-Month
28.77"
(730.76mm)
34.48"
(875.79mm)
-5.71"
(-145.03mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 2001 1985
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2006
Jul 2001–May 2002
11-Month
32.53"
(826.26mm)
38.26"
(971.80mm)
-5.73"
(-145.54mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 2001 1911
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2006
Jun 2001–May 2002
12-Month
36.29"
(921.77mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
-5.71"
(-145.03mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 2001 1911
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1955
Dec 2000–May 2002
18-Month
51.48"
(1,307.59mm)
61.69"
(1,566.93mm)
-10.21"
(-259.34mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2006
Jun 2000–May 2002
24-Month
69.54"
(1,766.32mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
-14.43"
(-366.52mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2007
Jun 1999–May 2002
36-Month
119.80"
(3,042.92mm)
125.92"
(3,198.37mm)
-6.12"
(-155.45mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1989 1967
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2007
Jun 1998–May 2002
48-Month
162.64"
(4,131.06mm)
167.92"
(4,265.17mm)
-5.28"
(-134.11mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1990 1967
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2009
Jun 1997–May 2002
60-Month
204.32"
(5,189.73mm)
209.86"
(5,330.44mm)
-5.54"
(-140.71mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1990 1969
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 20, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/