Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, December 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1896
1-Month
1.34"
(34.04mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
-2.19"
(-55.62mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1943
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1973
Nov–Dec 1896
2-Month
5.61"
(142.49mm)
7.42"
(188.47mm)
-1.81"
(-45.98mm)
20th Driest Driest to Date 1904
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1983
Oct–Dec 1896
3-Month
9.44"
(239.78mm)
11.12"
(282.45mm)
-1.68"
(-42.67mm)
32nd Driest Driest to Date 2001
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2005
Ties: 1919
Sep–Dec 1896
4-Month
15.48"
(393.19mm)
14.81"
(376.17mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1895 1955
57th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Aug–Dec 1896
5-Month
18.96"
(481.58mm)
18.32"
(465.33mm)
0.64"
(16.25mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1895 1947
57th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Jul–Dec 1896
6-Month
23.43"
(595.12mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1895 1978
47th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Jun–Dec 1896
7-Month
26.38"
(670.05mm)
25.84"
(656.34mm)
0.54"
(13.71mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1895 2001
55th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
May–Dec 1896
8-Month
28.77"
(730.76mm)
29.24"
(742.70mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1895 2001
70th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Ties: 1944
Apr–Dec 1896
9-Month
30.42"
(772.67mm)
32.58"
(827.53mm)
-2.16"
(-54.86mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1895 2001
89th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Mar–Dec 1896
10-Month
36.77"
(933.96mm)
35.90"
(911.86mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1895 2001
58th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Feb–Dec 1896
11-Month
41.11"
(1,044.19mm)
38.68"
(982.47mm)
2.43"
(61.72mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1895 2001
44th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Jan–Dec 1896
12-Month
42.00"
(1,066.80mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1895 2001
65th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Jul 1895–Dec 1896
18-Month
62.28"
(1,581.91mm)
64.10"
(1,628.14mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
42nd Driest Driest to Date 2001
85th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Jan 1895–Dec 1896
24-Month
78.23"
(1,987.04mm)
84.04"
(2,134.62mm)
-5.81"
(-147.58mm)
23rd Driest Driest to Date 1965
104th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 30, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/