Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, December 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1897
1-Month
3.63"
(92.20mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1896 1943
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1973
Nov–Dec 1897
2-Month
8.96"
(227.58mm)
7.42"
(188.47mm)
1.54"
(39.11mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1896 1904
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1983
Oct–Dec 1897
3-Month
10.27"
(260.86mm)
11.12"
(282.45mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1896 2001
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2005
Ties: 1980
Sep–Dec 1897
4-Month
12.98"
(329.69mm)
14.81"
(376.17mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
34th Driest Driest to Date 1955
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2005
Aug–Dec 1897
5-Month
17.18"
(436.37mm)
18.32"
(465.33mm)
-1.14"
(-28.96mm)
44th Driest Driest to Date 1947
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2005
Jul–Dec 1897
6-Month
22.61"
(574.29mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1895 1978
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2005
Jun–Dec 1897
7-Month
26.64"
(676.66mm)
25.84"
(656.34mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1896 2001
53rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
May–Dec 1897
8-Month
31.68"
(804.67mm)
29.24"
(742.70mm)
2.44"
(61.97mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1896 2001
38th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Apr–Dec 1897
9-Month
34.33"
(871.98mm)
32.58"
(827.53mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1896 2001
48th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Mar–Dec 1897
10-Month
38.00"
(965.20mm)
35.90"
(911.86mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1896 2001
46th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Feb–Dec 1897
11-Month
40.15"
(1,019.81mm)
38.68"
(982.47mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1895 2001
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2005
Jan–Dec 1897
12-Month
43.51"
(1,105.15mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
1.53"
(38.86mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1896 2001
52nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Jul 1896–Dec 1897
18-Month
66.94"
(1,700.28mm)
64.10"
(1,628.14mm)
2.84"
(72.14mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1896 2001
49th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Jan 1896–Dec 1897
24-Month
85.51"
(2,171.95mm)
84.04"
(2,134.62mm)
1.47"
(37.33mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
56th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Jan 1895–Dec 1897
36-Month
121.74"
(3,092.20mm)
125.98"
(3,199.89mm)
-4.24"
(-107.69mm)
37th Driest Driest to Date 1966
89th Wettest Wettest to Date 2007

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 7, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/