Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, December 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1948
1-Month
5.43"
(137.92mm)
3.29"
(83.57mm)
2.14"
(54.35mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1947 1955
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1969
Nov–Dec 1948
2-Month
11.06"
(280.92mm)
6.27"
(159.26mm)
4.79"
(121.66mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1947 1965
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1972
Oct–Dec 1948
3-Month
14.73"
(374.14mm)
9.38"
(238.25mm)
5.35"
(135.89mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1947 2001
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2009
Sep–Dec 1948
4-Month
17.43"
(442.72mm)
12.94"
(328.68mm)
4.49"
(114.04mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2018
Aug–Dec 1948
5-Month
23.96"
(608.58mm)
17.33"
(440.18mm)
6.63"
(168.40mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jul–Dec 1948
6-Month
27.84"
(707.14mm)
21.51"
(546.35mm)
6.33"
(160.79mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2018
Jun–Dec 1948
7-Month
32.91"
(835.91mm)
25.36"
(644.14mm)
7.55"
(191.77mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2018
May–Dec 1948
8-Month
40.22"
(1,021.59mm)
29.09"
(738.89mm)
11.13"
(282.70mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Apr–Dec 1948
9-Month
43.83"
(1,113.28mm)
32.57"
(827.28mm)
11.26"
(286.00mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Mar–Dec 1948
10-Month
47.66"
(1,210.56mm)
36.35"
(923.29mm)
11.31"
(287.27mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Feb–Dec 1948
11-Month
49.93"
(1,268.22mm)
39.24"
(996.70mm)
10.69"
(271.52mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jan–Dec 1948
12-Month
55.18"
(1,401.57mm)
42.59"
(1,081.79mm)
12.59"
(319.78mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jul 1947–Dec 1948
18-Month
74.11"
(1,882.39mm)
64.07"
(1,627.38mm)
10.04"
(255.01mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jan 1947–Dec 1948
24-Month
93.70"
(2,379.98mm)
85.13"
(2,162.30mm)
8.57"
(217.68mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2004
Jan 1946–Dec 1948
36-Month
131.24"
(3,333.50mm)
127.64"
(3,242.06mm)
3.60"
(91.44mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2005
Jan 1945–Dec 1948
48-Month
182.69"
(4,640.33mm)
170.14"
(4,321.56mm)
12.55"
(318.77mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1966
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2006
Jan 1944–Dec 1948
60-Month
225.93"
(5,738.62mm)
212.69"
(5,402.33mm)
13.24"
(336.29mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1947 1966
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/