Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, January 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1897
1-Month
1.98"
(50.29mm)
3.36"
(85.34mm)
-1.38"
(-35.05mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1896 1981
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1937
Dec 1896–Jan 1897
2-Month
2.78"
(70.61mm)
6.64"
(168.66mm)
-3.86"
(-98.05mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1981
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1937
Nov 1896–Jan 1897
3-Month
5.41"
(137.41mm)
9.63"
(244.60mm)
-4.22"
(-107.19mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 1981
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1978
Oct 1896–Jan 1897
4-Month
7.00"
(177.80mm)
12.76"
(324.10mm)
-5.76"
(-146.30mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 2002
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1978
Sep 1896–Jan 1897
5-Month
11.28"
(286.51mm)
16.31"
(414.27mm)
-5.03"
(-127.76mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
117th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1896–Jan 1897
6-Month
13.26"
(336.80mm)
20.69"
(525.53mm)
-7.43"
(-188.73mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
120th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1896–Jan 1897
7-Month
19.02"
(483.11mm)
24.84"
(630.94mm)
-5.82"
(-147.83mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
116th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1896–Jan 1897
8-Month
22.96"
(583.18mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
-5.73"
(-145.55mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
113th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
May 1896–Jan 1897
9-Month
26.02"
(660.91mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
-6.39"
(-162.30mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
114th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Apr 1896–Jan 1897
10-Month
27.44"
(696.98mm)
35.87"
(911.10mm)
-8.43"
(-214.12mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1931
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
Mar 1896–Jan 1897
11-Month
31.68"
(804.67mm)
39.63"
(1,006.60mm)
-7.95"
(-201.93mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1931
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
Feb 1896–Jan 1897
12-Month
37.21"
(945.13mm)
42.54"
(1,080.52mm)
-5.33"
(-135.39mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
108th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1895–Jan 1897
18-Month
50.05"
(1,271.27mm)
63.15"
(1,604.01mm)
-13.10"
(-332.74mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1931
121st Wettest Wettest to Date 2004
Feb 1895–Jan 1897
24-Month
70.26"
(1,784.60mm)
85.07"
(2,160.78mm)
-14.81"
(-376.18mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1932
119th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 8, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/