Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Precipitation Rankings, December 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2002
1-Month
3.10"
(78.74mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 2001 1943
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1973
Nov–Dec 2002
2-Month
7.31"
(185.67mm)
7.42"
(188.47mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2001 1904
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1983
Oct–Dec 2002
3-Month
10.37"
(263.40mm)
11.12"
(282.45mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2001 2001
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2005
Sep–Dec 2002
4-Month
14.62"
(371.35mm)
14.81"
(376.17mm)
-0.19"
(-4.82mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2001 1955
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2005
Aug–Dec 2002
5-Month
15.60"
(396.24mm)
18.32"
(465.33mm)
-2.72"
(-69.09mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2001 1947
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2005
Jul–Dec 2002
6-Month
19.56"
(496.82mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
-2.55"
(-64.77mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 2001 1978
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2005
Jun–Dec 2002
7-Month
23.73"
(602.74mm)
25.84"
(656.34mm)
-2.11"
(-53.60mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2001 2001
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2005
May–Dec 2002
8-Month
27.13"
(689.10mm)
29.24"
(742.70mm)
-2.11"
(-53.60mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2001 2001
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2005
Apr–Dec 2002
9-Month
31.55"
(801.37mm)
32.58"
(827.53mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 2001 2001
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2005
Mar–Dec 2002
10-Month
35.07"
(890.78mm)
35.90"
(911.86mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2001 2001
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2005
Feb–Dec 2002
11-Month
38.32"
(973.33mm)
38.68"
(982.47mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2001 2001
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2005
Jan–Dec 2002
12-Month
40.98"
(1,040.89mm)
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2001 2001
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2005
Jul 2001–Dec 2002
18-Month
56.26"
(1,429.00mm)
64.10"
(1,628.14mm)
-7.84"
(-199.14mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 2001 2001
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2006
Jan 2001–Dec 2002
24-Month
70.81"
(1,798.57mm)
84.04"
(2,134.62mm)
-13.23"
(-336.05mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2006
Jan 2000–Dec 2002
36-Month
113.96"
(2,894.58mm)
125.98"
(3,199.89mm)
-12.02"
(-305.31mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2007
Jan 1999–Dec 2002
48-Month
160.31"
(4,071.87mm)
167.93"
(4,265.42mm)
-7.62"
(-193.55mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1988 1967
95th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2008
Jan 1998–Dec 2002
60-Month
205.55"
(5,220.97mm)
209.92"
(5,331.97mm)
-4.37"
(-111.00mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2001 1968
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2009

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 1, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/