Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, March 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2018
1-Month
2.95"
(74.93mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2017 1915
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1902
Ties: 1964
Feb–Mar 2018
2-Month
5.97"
(151.64mm)
6.10"
(154.94mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2017 1905
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1900
Jan–Mar 2018
3-Month
10.75"
(273.05mm)
9.40"
(238.76mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2017 2004
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1900
Dec 2017–Mar 2018
4-Month
14.62"
(371.35mm)
12.90"
(327.66mm)
1.72"
(43.69mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2017 1989
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1900
Nov 2017–Mar 2018
5-Month
17.39"
(441.71mm)
16.82"
(427.23mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2015 1905
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1984
Ties: 1901
Oct 2017–Mar 2018
6-Month
24.56"
(623.82mm)
20.53"
(521.46mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2017 1948
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2006
Sep 2017–Mar 2018
7-Month
27.64"
(702.06mm)
24.23"
(615.44mm)
3.41"
(86.62mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2017 1948
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2006
Aug 2017–Mar 2018
8-Month
30.09"
(764.29mm)
27.73"
(704.34mm)
2.36"
(59.95mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2017 1948
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1955
Jul 2017–Mar 2018
9-Month
32.93"
(836.42mm)
31.51"
(800.35mm)
1.42"
(36.07mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2017 1948
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1955
Jun 2017–Mar 2018
10-Month
36.66"
(931.16mm)
35.26"
(895.60mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2017 1948
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1955
May 2017–Mar 2018
11-Month
42.33"
(1,075.18mm)
38.66"
(981.96mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2017 1915
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1955
Ties: 1902
Apr 2017–Mar 2018
12-Month
46.44"
(1,179.58mm)
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
4.47"
(113.54mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2017 2002
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2006
Oct 2016–Mar 2018
18-Month
68.44"
(1,738.38mm)
62.55"
(1,588.77mm)
5.89"
(149.61mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2017 2002
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2007
Apr 2016–Mar 2018
24-Month
86.45"
(2,195.83mm)
83.94"
(2,132.08mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2007
Apr 2015–Mar 2018
36-Month
133.90"
(3,401.06mm)
125.88"
(3,197.35mm)
8.02"
(203.71mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2017 1967
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2008
Apr 2014–Mar 2018
48-Month
179.98"
(4,571.49mm)
167.88"
(4,264.15mm)
12.10"
(307.34mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2005 1967
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2009
Apr 2013–Mar 2018
60-Month
228.72"
(5,809.49mm)
209.77"
(5,328.16mm)
18.95"
(481.33mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2006 1969
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/