Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, August 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1917
1-Month
3.45"
(87.63mm)
4.38"
(111.25mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1916 1930
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1955
Ties: 1963
Jul–Aug 1917
2-Month
9.69"
(246.13mm)
8.57"
(217.68mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1916 1930
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1933
Jun–Aug 1917
3-Month
13.64"
(346.46mm)
12.41"
(315.21mm)
1.23"
(31.25mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1916 1966
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1955
May–Aug 1917
4-Month
16.65"
(422.91mm)
16.14"
(409.96mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1914 1930
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2018
Apr–Aug 1917
5-Month
19.13"
(485.90mm)
19.62"
(498.35mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1914 1930
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2018
Mar–Aug 1917
6-Month
24.87"
(631.70mm)
23.40"
(594.36mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1916 1930
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1933
Feb–Aug 1917
7-Month
26.96"
(684.78mm)
26.29"
(667.77mm)
0.67"
(17.01mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1915 1930
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2018
Jan–Aug 1917
8-Month
30.04"
(763.02mm)
29.65"
(753.11mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1916 1930
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2018
Dec 1916–Aug 1917
9-Month
33.76"
(857.50mm)
32.93"
(836.42mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1916 1930
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1958
Nov 1916–Aug 1917
10-Month
36.01"
(914.65mm)
35.92"
(912.37mm)
0.09"
(2.28mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1916 1930
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1958
Oct 1916–Aug 1917
11-Month
37.93"
(963.42mm)
39.05"
(991.87mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1914 1966
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1933
Sep 1916–Aug 1917
12-Month
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
42.60"
(1,082.04mm)
-1.41"
(-35.81mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1916 1966
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2003
Mar 1916–Aug 1917
18-Month
65.04"
(1,652.02mm)
65.92"
(1,674.37mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1916 1966
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Sep 1915–Aug 1917
24-Month
81.25"
(2,063.75mm)
85.07"
(2,160.78mm)
-3.82"
(-97.03mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1915 1966
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2004
Sep 1914–Aug 1917
36-Month
123.44"
(3,135.38mm)
127.65"
(3,242.31mm)
-4.21"
(-106.93mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1916 1966
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2005
Sep 1913–Aug 1917
48-Month
161.23"
(4,095.24mm)
170.14"
(4,321.56mm)
-8.91"
(-226.32mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1916 1966
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2006
Sep 1912–Aug 1917
60-Month
201.32"
(5,113.53mm)
212.59"
(5,399.79mm)
-11.27"
(-286.26mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1914 1966
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1937

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on April 4, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/