Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, December 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2008
1-Month
5.32"
(135.13mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
1.79"
(45.47mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2007 1943
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1973
Ties: 1920
Nov–Dec 2008
2-Month
10.66"
(270.76mm)
7.42"
(188.47mm)
3.24"
(82.29mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2006 1904
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1983
Oct–Dec 2008
3-Month
14.75"
(374.65mm)
11.12"
(282.45mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2004 2001
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2005
Sep–Dec 2008
4-Month
20.76"
(527.30mm)
14.81"
(376.17mm)
5.95"
(151.13mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2007 1955
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2005
Aug–Dec 2008
5-Month
26.17"
(664.72mm)
18.32"
(465.33mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2007 1947
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2005
Jul–Dec 2008
6-Month
31.08"
(789.43mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
8.97"
(227.84mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2007 1978
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2005
Jun–Dec 2008
7-Month
37.24"
(945.90mm)
25.84"
(656.34mm)
11.40"
(289.56mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2007 2001
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2005
May–Dec 2008
8-Month
38.89"
(987.81mm)
29.24"
(742.70mm)
9.65"
(245.11mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2007 2001
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2005
Apr–Dec 2008
9-Month
43.13"
(1,095.50mm)
32.58"
(827.53mm)
10.55"
(267.97mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2007 2001
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2005
Mar–Dec 2008
10-Month
47.75"
(1,212.85mm)
35.90"
(911.86mm)
11.85"
(300.99mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2007 2001
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2005
Feb–Dec 2008
11-Month
53.11"
(1,348.99mm)
38.68"
(982.47mm)
14.43"
(366.52mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2007 2001
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2005
Jan–Dec 2008
12-Month
56.02"
(1,422.91mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
14.04"
(356.62mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2007 2001
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2005
Jul 2007–Dec 2008
18-Month
82.11"
(2,085.59mm)
64.10"
(1,628.14mm)
18.01"
(457.45mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2007 2001
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2006
Jan 2007–Dec 2008
24-Month
103.65"
(2,632.71mm)
84.04"
(2,134.62mm)
19.61"
(498.09mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2007 1965
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2006
Jan 2006–Dec 2008
36-Month
155.30"
(3,944.62mm)
125.98"
(3,199.89mm)
29.32"
(744.73mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2006 1966
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2007
Jan 2005–Dec 2008
48-Month
216.89"
(5,509.01mm)
167.93"
(4,265.42mm)
48.96"
(1,243.59mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2007 1967
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2008
Jan 2004–Dec 2008
60-Month
255.69"
(6,494.53mm)
209.92"
(5,331.97mm)
45.77"
(1,162.56mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2007 1968
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2009

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/