Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, October 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2008
1-Month
4.09"
(103.89mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2004 1947
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2005
Sep–Oct 2008
2-Month
10.10"
(256.54mm)
7.39"
(187.71mm)
2.71"
(68.83mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2007 1947
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2005
Aug–Oct 2008
3-Month
15.51"
(393.95mm)
10.90"
(276.86mm)
4.61"
(117.09mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2007 1947
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2005
Jul–Oct 2008
4-Month
20.42"
(518.67mm)
14.69"
(373.13mm)
5.73"
(145.54mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2007 1968
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2005
Jun–Oct 2008
5-Month
26.58"
(675.13mm)
18.43"
(468.12mm)
8.15"
(207.01mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2007 1895
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1954
May–Oct 2008
6-Month
28.23"
(717.04mm)
21.82"
(554.23mm)
6.41"
(162.81mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2007 1895
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1954
Apr–Oct 2008
7-Month
32.47"
(824.74mm)
25.17"
(639.32mm)
7.30"
(185.42mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2007 2001
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2005
Mar–Oct 2008
8-Month
37.09"
(942.09mm)
28.49"
(723.65mm)
8.60"
(218.44mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2007 1965
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2005
Feb–Oct 2008
9-Month
42.45"
(1,078.23mm)
31.27"
(794.26mm)
11.18"
(283.97mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2007 1895
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2005
Jan–Oct 2008
10-Month
45.36"
(1,152.14mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
10.79"
(274.06mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2007 1957
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2005
Dec 2007–Oct 2008
11-Month
49.62"
(1,260.35mm)
38.06"
(966.72mm)
11.56"
(293.63mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2007 1957
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2005
Nov 2007–Oct 2008
12-Month
56.52"
(1,435.61mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
14.54"
(369.32mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2007 1905
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2005
May 2007–Oct 2008
18-Month
77.70"
(1,973.58mm)
63.83"
(1,621.28mm)
13.87"
(352.30mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2004 1965
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2006
Nov 2006–Oct 2008
24-Month
100.90"
(2,562.86mm)
84.02"
(2,134.11mm)
16.88"
(428.75mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2007 1966
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2006
Nov 2005–Oct 2008
36-Month
156.21"
(3,967.73mm)
125.99"
(3,200.15mm)
30.22"
(767.58mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2006 1966
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2007
Nov 2004–Oct 2008
48-Month
214.78"
(5,455.41mm)
167.97"
(4,266.44mm)
46.81"
(1,188.97mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2007 1968
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2008
Nov 2003–Oct 2008
60-Month
255.76"
(6,496.30mm)
209.93"
(5,332.22mm)
45.83"
(1,164.08mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2007 1968
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2009

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/