Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, October 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1938
1-Month
2.12"
(53.85mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
-0.99"
(-25.14mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1934 1963
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1976
Sep–Oct 1938
2-Month
8.11"
(205.99mm)
6.68"
(169.67mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1941
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1999
Aug–Oct 1938
3-Month
10.63"
(270.00mm)
11.06"
(280.92mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2011
Jul–Oct 1938
4-Month
18.13"
(460.50mm)
15.24"
(387.10mm)
2.89"
(73.40mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2018
Jun–Oct 1938
5-Month
22.32"
(566.93mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
3.23"
(82.04mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2018
Ties: 1911
May–Oct 1938
6-Month
26.60"
(675.64mm)
22.82"
(579.63mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2018
Apr–Oct 1938
7-Month
28.42"
(721.87mm)
26.30"
(668.02mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2018
Mar–Oct 1938
8-Month
31.30"
(795.02mm)
30.08"
(764.03mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2018
Feb–Oct 1938
9-Month
33.90"
(861.06mm)
32.97"
(837.44mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2018
Ties: 1931
Jan–Oct 1938
10-Month
36.33"
(922.78mm)
36.33"
(922.78mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1931 1930
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2018
Dec 1937–Oct 1938
11-Month
37.61"
(955.29mm)
39.61"
(1,006.09mm)
-2.00"
(-50.80mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1979
Nov 1937–Oct 1938
12-Month
41.35"
(1,050.29mm)
42.60"
(1,082.04mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1931 1930
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2003
May 1937–Oct 1938
18-Month
70.12"
(1,781.05mm)
65.38"
(1,660.65mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1932 1930
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Nov 1936–Oct 1938
24-Month
95.86"
(2,434.84mm)
85.12"
(2,162.05mm)
10.74"
(272.79mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1936 1931
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2004
Nov 1935–Oct 1938
36-Month
140.79"
(3,576.07mm)
127.68"
(3,243.07mm)
13.11"
(333.00mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1936 1931
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2005
Nov 1934–Oct 1938
48-Month
188.11"
(4,777.99mm)
170.17"
(4,322.32mm)
17.94"
(455.67mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1935 1966
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2006
Nov 1933–Oct 1938
60-Month
232.09"
(5,895.09mm)
212.67"
(5,401.82mm)
19.42"
(493.27mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1936 1966
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1975

Citing This Page

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