Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, August 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2002
1-Month
0.98"
(24.89mm)
3.51"
(89.15mm)
-2.53"
(-64.26mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2002
127th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1991
Jul–Aug 2002
2-Month
4.94"
(125.48mm)
7.30"
(185.42mm)
-2.36"
(-59.94mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1987 1952
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1976
Jun–Aug 2002
3-Month
9.11"
(231.39mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
-1.93"
(-49.03mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 2001 1948
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1917
May–Aug 2002
4-Month
12.51"
(317.75mm)
14.43"
(366.52mm)
-1.92"
(-48.77mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 2001 1965
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2006
Apr–Aug 2002
5-Month
16.93"
(430.02mm)
17.78"
(451.61mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2001 2001
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2009, 2011
Mar–Aug 2002
6-Month
20.45"
(519.43mm)
21.10"
(535.94mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1965
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Feb–Aug 2002
7-Month
23.70"
(601.98mm)
23.88"
(606.55mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2001 1965
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Jan–Aug 2002
8-Month
26.36"
(669.54mm)
27.18"
(690.37mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1965
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1976
Dec 2001–Aug 2002
9-Month
28.46"
(722.88mm)
30.68"
(779.27mm)
-2.22"
(-56.39mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2001 1944
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Nov 2001–Aug 2002
10-Month
30.69"
(779.53mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
-3.90"
(-99.06mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 2001 1905
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1984
Oct 2001–Aug 2002
11-Month
32.65"
(829.31mm)
38.31"
(973.07mm)
-5.66"
(-143.76mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 2001 1905
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2006
Sep 2001–Aug 2002
12-Month
36.35"
(923.29mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
-5.65"
(-143.51mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 2001 1965
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2006
Mar 2001–Aug 2002
18-Month
52.17"
(1,325.12mm)
63.09"
(1,602.49mm)
-10.92"
(-277.37mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2006
Sep 2000–Aug 2002
24-Month
69.22"
(1,758.19mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
-14.75"
(-374.65mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2007
Ties: 1949
Sep 1999–Aug 2002
36-Month
119.30"
(3,030.22mm)
125.95"
(3,199.13mm)
-6.65"
(-168.91mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2008
Sep 1998–Aug 2002
48-Month
158.22"
(4,018.79mm)
167.91"
(4,264.91mm)
-9.69"
(-246.12mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1968
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2009
Sep 1997–Aug 2002
60-Month
202.19"
(5,135.63mm)
209.89"
(5,331.21mm)
-7.70"
(-195.58mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1968
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 8, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/