Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, January 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1960
1-Month
3.42"
(86.87mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1957 1970
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1979
Dec 1959–Jan 1960
2-Month
7.01"
(178.05mm)
6.80"
(172.72mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1959 1944
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1958
Nov 1959–Jan 1960
3-Month
13.58"
(344.93mm)
10.72"
(272.29mm)
2.86"
(72.64mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1959 1940
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984
Oct 1959–Jan 1960
4-Month
19.73"
(501.14mm)
14.43"
(366.52mm)
5.30"
(134.62mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1959 1948
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2006
Sep 1959–Jan 1960
5-Month
22.30"
(566.42mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
4.17"
(105.92mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1959 1985
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2006
Ties: 1974
Aug 1959–Jan 1960
6-Month
27.03"
(686.56mm)
21.63"
(549.40mm)
5.40"
(137.16mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1959 1948, 1985
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2006
Ties: 1992, 2011
Jul 1959–Jan 1960
7-Month
29.54"
(750.32mm)
25.41"
(645.41mm)
4.13"
(104.91mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1959 1985
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2006
Jun 1959–Jan 1960
8-Month
36.02"
(914.91mm)
29.16"
(740.66mm)
6.86"
(174.25mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2006
May 1959–Jan 1960
9-Month
37.30"
(947.42mm)
32.56"
(827.02mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2006
Apr 1959–Jan 1960
10-Month
39.74"
(1,009.40mm)
35.87"
(911.10mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2006
Mar 1959–Jan 1960
11-Month
43.61"
(1,107.69mm)
39.21"
(995.93mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2006
Feb 1959–Jan 1960
12-Month
45.79"
(1,163.07mm)
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
3.76"
(95.51mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2006
Aug 1958–Jan 1960
18-Month
66.94"
(1,700.28mm)
63.58"
(1,614.93mm)
3.36"
(85.35mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1958 2002
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2007
Feb 1958–Jan 1960
24-Month
88.21"
(2,240.53mm)
84.00"
(2,133.60mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2007
Ties: 1929
Feb 1957–Jan 1960
36-Month
128.62"
(3,266.95mm)
125.95"
(3,199.13mm)
2.67"
(67.82mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1959 1967
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2008
Feb 1956–Jan 1960
48-Month
165.45"
(4,202.43mm)
167.95"
(4,265.93mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1959 1968
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009
Feb 1955–Jan 1960
60-Month
204.47"
(5,193.54mm)
209.88"
(5,330.95mm)
-5.41"
(-137.41mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1951 1969
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 2, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/