Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of December 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Maine

Precipitation Rankings, August 2017

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2017
1-Month
2.45"
(62.23mm)
3.51"
(89.15mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 2010 2002
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1991
Jul–Aug 2017
2-Month
5.29"
(134.37mm)
7.30"
(185.42mm)
-2.01"
(-51.05mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 2010 1952
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1976
Ties: 2001
Jun–Aug 2017
3-Month
9.02"
(229.11mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
-2.02"
(-51.31mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1995 1948
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1917
May–Aug 2017
4-Month
14.69"
(373.13mm)
14.43"
(366.52mm)
0.26"
(6.61mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2016 1965
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2006
Apr–Aug 2017
5-Month
18.80"
(477.52mm)
17.78"
(451.61mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2016 2001
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2009, 2011
Mar–Aug 2017
6-Month
21.49"
(545.85mm)
21.10"
(535.94mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2016 1965
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2011
Feb–Aug 2017
7-Month
24.60"
(624.84mm)
23.88"
(606.55mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2015 1965
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2011
Jan–Aug 2017
8-Month
28.43"
(722.12mm)
27.18"
(690.37mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2016 1965
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1976
Dec 2016–Aug 2017
9-Month
33.00"
(838.20mm)
30.68"
(779.27mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2016 1944
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2011
Nov 2016–Aug 2017
10-Month
36.82"
(935.23mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2016 1905
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1984
Oct 2016–Aug 2017
11-Month
40.80"
(1,036.32mm)
38.31"
(973.07mm)
2.49"
(63.25mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2016 1905
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2006
Sep 2016–Aug 2017
12-Month
42.38"
(1,076.45mm)
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2003 1965
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2006
Ties: 1947
Mar 2016–Aug 2017
18-Month
62.55"
(1,588.77mm)
63.09"
(1,602.49mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2003 1965
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2006
Sep 2015–Aug 2017
24-Month
87.08"
(2,211.83mm)
83.97"
(2,132.84mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2007
Sep 2014–Aug 2017
36-Month
130.34"
(3,310.64mm)
125.95"
(3,199.13mm)
4.39"
(111.51mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2008
Ties: 1972
Sep 2013–Aug 2017
48-Month
177.39"
(4,505.71mm)
167.91"
(4,264.91mm)
9.48"
(240.80mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2005 1968
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2009
Sep 2012–Aug 2017
60-Month
226.01"
(5,740.65mm)
209.89"
(5,331.21mm)
16.12"
(409.44mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2005 1968
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/