Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, April 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1898
1-Month
2.85"
(72.39mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1985
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Mar–Apr 1898
2-Month
6.57"
(166.88mm)
7.26"
(184.40mm)
-0.69"
(-17.52mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1897 1915
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1983
Feb–Apr 1898
3-Month
8.13"
(206.50mm)
10.15"
(257.81mm)
-2.02"
(-51.31mm)
25th Driest Driest to Date 2006
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Jan–Apr 1898
4-Month
11.43"
(290.32mm)
13.51"
(343.15mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
32nd Driest Driest to Date 1985
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1998
Dec 1897–Apr 1898
5-Month
15.13"
(384.30mm)
16.79"
(426.47mm)
-1.66"
(-42.17mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1985
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1937
Nov 1897–Apr 1898
6-Month
19.58"
(497.33mm)
19.78"
(502.41mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1897 1977
52nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Ties: 1915
Oct 1897–Apr 1898
7-Month
23.15"
(588.01mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1897 2002
56th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Sep 1897–Apr 1898
8-Month
24.71"
(627.63mm)
26.46"
(672.08mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
78th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1897–Apr 1898
9-Month
28.10"
(713.74mm)
30.83"
(783.08mm)
-2.73"
(-69.34mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
86th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1897–Apr 1898
10-Month
34.96"
(887.98mm)
34.99"
(888.75mm)
-0.03"
(-0.77mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
63rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1897–Apr 1898
11-Month
38.19"
(970.03mm)
38.83"
(986.28mm)
-0.64"
(-16.25mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
70th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Ties: 1948
May 1897–Apr 1898
12-Month
43.10"
(1,094.74mm)
42.55"
(1,080.77mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
61st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Nov 1896–Apr 1898
18-Month
59.62"
(1,514.35mm)
62.30"
(1,582.42mm)
-2.68"
(-68.07mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
83rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2004
Ties: 2003
May 1896–Apr 1898
24-Month
80.23"
(2,037.84mm)
85.06"
(2,160.52mm)
-4.83"
(-122.68mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
94th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
May 1895–Apr 1898
36-Month
115.02"
(2,921.51mm)
127.66"
(3,242.56mm)
-12.64"
(-321.05mm)
10th Driest Driest to Date 1967
115th Wettest Wettest to Date 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 5, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/