Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, December 2015

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2015
1-Month
5.31"
(134.87mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2013 1943
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1973
Nov–Dec 2015
2-Month
7.74"
(196.60mm)
7.42"
(188.47mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2012 1904
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1983
Oct–Dec 2015
3-Month
12.47"
(316.74mm)
11.12"
(282.45mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2013 2001
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2005
Sep–Dec 2015
4-Month
17.29"
(439.17mm)
14.81"
(376.17mm)
2.48"
(63.00mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2013 1955
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2005
Aug–Dec 2015
5-Month
21.19"
(538.23mm)
18.32"
(465.33mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2014 1947
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2005
Jul–Dec 2015
6-Month
24.80"
(629.92mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
2.69"
(68.33mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2013 1978
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2005
Jun–Dec 2015
7-Month
30.59"
(776.99mm)
25.84"
(656.34mm)
4.75"
(120.65mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2011 2001
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2005
May–Dec 2015
8-Month
33.39"
(848.11mm)
29.24"
(742.70mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2007 2001
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2005
Apr–Dec 2015
9-Month
36.47"
(926.34mm)
32.58"
(827.53mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2004 2001
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2005
Ties: 1943
Mar–Dec 2015
10-Month
38.25"
(971.55mm)
35.90"
(911.86mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2004 2001
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2005
Feb–Dec 2015
11-Month
39.99"
(1,015.75mm)
38.68"
(982.47mm)
1.31"
(33.28mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2004 2001
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2005
Jan–Dec 2015
12-Month
43.16"
(1,096.26mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2004 2001
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2005
Jul 2014–Dec 2015
18-Month
70.54"
(1,791.72mm)
64.10"
(1,628.14mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2013 2001
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2006
Jan 2014–Dec 2015
24-Month
92.61"
(2,352.29mm)
84.04"
(2,134.62mm)
8.57"
(217.67mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2004 1965
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2006
Jan 2013–Dec 2015
36-Month
138.22"
(3,510.79mm)
125.98"
(3,199.89mm)
12.24"
(310.90mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2007
Jan 2012–Dec 2015
48-Month
185.60"
(4,714.24mm)
167.93"
(4,265.42mm)
17.67"
(448.82mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2004 1967
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2008
Jan 2011–Dec 2015
60-Month
235.64"
(5,985.26mm)
209.92"
(5,331.97mm)
25.72"
(653.29mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2005 1968
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/