Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, March 1901

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1901
1-Month
3.51"
(89.15mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1900 2006
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1994
Ties: 1977
Feb–Mar 1901
2-Month
4.21"
(106.93mm)
6.67"
(169.42mm)
-2.46"
(-62.49mm)
11th Driest Driest to Date 2006
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1994
Jan–Mar 1901
3-Month
6.97"
(177.04mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
-3.05"
(-77.47mm)
10th Driest Driest to Date 2009
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1998
Dec 1900–Mar 1901
4-Month
9.40"
(238.76mm)
13.31"
(338.07mm)
-3.91"
(-99.31mm)
11th Driest Driest to Date 1981
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1994
Nov 1900–Mar 1901
5-Month
12.38"
(314.45mm)
16.29"
(413.77mm)
-3.91"
(-99.32mm)
13th Driest Driest to Date 1977
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1998
Oct 1900–Mar 1901
6-Month
14.66"
(372.36mm)
19.43"
(493.52mm)
-4.77"
(-121.16mm)
11th Driest Driest to Date 2002
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1984
Sep 1900–Mar 1901
7-Month
18.68"
(474.47mm)
22.98"
(583.69mm)
-4.30"
(-109.22mm)
14th Driest Driest to Date 2002
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2019
Aug 1900–Mar 1901
8-Month
21.78"
(553.21mm)
27.35"
(694.69mm)
-5.57"
(-141.48mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2019
Jul 1900–Mar 1901
9-Month
25.10"
(637.54mm)
31.51"
(800.35mm)
-6.41"
(-162.81mm)
10th Driest Driest to Date 1931
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2019
Jun 1900–Mar 1901
10-Month
29.97"
(761.24mm)
35.35"
(897.89mm)
-5.38"
(-136.65mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2019
May 1900–Mar 1901
11-Month
32.35"
(821.69mm)
39.07"
(992.38mm)
-6.72"
(-170.69mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 1931
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2019
Apr 1900–Mar 1901
12-Month
34.52"
(876.81mm)
42.53"
(1,080.26mm)
-8.01"
(-203.45mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1931
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2019
Oct 1899–Mar 1901
18-Month
51.54"
(1,309.12mm)
61.95"
(1,573.53mm)
-10.41"
(-264.41mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 1931
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2004
Apr 1899–Mar 1901
24-Month
72.84"
(1,850.14mm)
85.02"
(2,159.51mm)
-12.18"
(-309.37mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1931
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2019
Apr 1898–Mar 1901
36-Month
119.60"
(3,037.84mm)
127.61"
(3,241.29mm)
-8.01"
(-203.45mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1898 1967
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2005
Apr 1897–Mar 1901
48-Month
162.78"
(4,134.61mm)
170.17"
(4,322.32mm)
-7.39"
(-187.71mm)
26th Driest Driest to Date 1967
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2019
Apr 1896–Mar 1901
60-Month
198.40"
(5,039.36mm)
212.51"
(5,397.75mm)
-14.11"
(-358.39mm)
10th Driest Driest to Date 1967
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/