Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, October 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1897
1-Month
3.57"
(90.68mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
0.46"
(11.69mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1896 1963
49th Wettest Wettest to Date 1976
Sep–Oct 1897
2-Month
5.13"
(130.30mm)
6.68"
(169.67mm)
-1.55"
(-39.37mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1895 1941
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1999
Aug–Oct 1897
3-Month
8.52"
(216.41mm)
11.06"
(280.92mm)
-2.54"
(-64.51mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
105th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jul–Oct 1897
4-Month
15.38"
(390.65mm)
15.24"
(387.10mm)
0.14"
(3.55mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
60th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jun–Oct 1897
5-Month
18.61"
(472.69mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
-0.48"
(-12.20mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
63rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
May–Oct 1897
6-Month
23.52"
(597.41mm)
22.82"
(579.63mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
54th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Apr–Oct 1897
7-Month
26.45"
(671.83mm)
26.30"
(668.02mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
61st Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Mar–Oct 1897
8-Month
29.34"
(745.24mm)
30.08"
(764.03mm)
-0.74"
(-18.79mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
71st Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Feb–Oct 1897
9-Month
34.63"
(879.60mm)
32.97"
(837.44mm)
1.66"
(42.16mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
49th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Ties: 1929
Jan–Oct 1897
10-Month
36.61"
(929.89mm)
36.33"
(922.78mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
65th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Dec 1896–Oct 1897
11-Month
37.41"
(950.21mm)
39.61"
(1,006.09mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
85th Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Nov 1896–Oct 1897
12-Month
40.04"
(1,017.02mm)
42.60"
(1,082.04mm)
-2.56"
(-65.02mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
79th Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
May 1896–Oct 1897
18-Month
60.65"
(1,540.51mm)
65.38"
(1,660.65mm)
-4.73"
(-120.14mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
92nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Nov 1895–Oct 1897
24-Month
77.73"
(1,974.34mm)
85.12"
(2,162.05mm)
-7.39"
(-187.71mm)
24th Driest Driest to Date 1931
101st Wettest Wettest to Date 2004

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/