Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, August 1929

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1929
1-Month
2.60"
(66.04mm)
4.38"
(111.25mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1925 1930
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1955
Jul–Aug 1929
2-Month
4.39"
(111.51mm)
8.57"
(217.68mm)
-4.18"
(-106.17mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1930
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1933
Jun–Aug 1929
3-Month
9.47"
(240.54mm)
12.41"
(315.21mm)
-2.94"
(-74.67mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1918 1966
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1955
Ties: 1954
May–Aug 1929
4-Month
12.46"
(316.48mm)
16.14"
(409.96mm)
-3.68"
(-93.48mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1925 1930
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2018
Ties: 1954
Apr–Aug 1929
5-Month
18.97"
(481.84mm)
19.62"
(498.35mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1926 1930
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2018
Mar–Aug 1929
6-Month
22.27"
(565.66mm)
23.40"
(594.36mm)
-1.13"
(-28.70mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1927 1930
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1933
Feb–Aug 1929
7-Month
26.11"
(663.19mm)
26.29"
(667.77mm)
-0.18"
(-4.58mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1927 1930
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2018
Jan–Aug 1929
8-Month
28.66"
(727.96mm)
29.65"
(753.11mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1927 1930
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2018
Dec 1928–Aug 1929
9-Month
30.25"
(768.35mm)
32.93"
(836.42mm)
-2.68"
(-68.07mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1927 1930
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1958
Nov 1928–Aug 1929
10-Month
32.05"
(814.07mm)
35.92"
(912.37mm)
-3.87"
(-98.30mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1925 1930
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1958
Oct 1928–Aug 1929
11-Month
33.07"
(839.98mm)
39.05"
(991.87mm)
-5.98"
(-151.89mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1925 1966
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1933
Sep 1928–Aug 1929
12-Month
37.90"
(962.66mm)
42.60"
(1,082.04mm)
-4.70"
(-119.38mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1925 1966
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2003
Mar 1928–Aug 1929
18-Month
67.74"
(1,720.60mm)
65.92"
(1,674.37mm)
1.82"
(46.23mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1927 1966
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Sep 1927–Aug 1929
24-Month
86.41"
(2,194.81mm)
85.07"
(2,160.78mm)
1.34"
(34.03mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1927 1966
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2004
Sep 1926–Aug 1929
36-Month
128.39"
(3,261.11mm)
127.65"
(3,242.31mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1927 1966
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2005
Sep 1925–Aug 1929
48-Month
168.21"
(4,272.53mm)
170.14"
(4,321.56mm)
-1.93"
(-49.03mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1928 1966
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2006
Sep 1924–Aug 1929
60-Month
201.91"
(5,128.51mm)
212.59"
(5,399.79mm)
-10.68"
(-271.28mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1927 1966
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1937

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 15, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/