Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, January 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1949
1-Month
5.15"
(130.81mm)
3.36"
(85.34mm)
1.79"
(45.47mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1947 1981
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1937
Dec 1948–Jan 1949
2-Month
10.58"
(268.73mm)
6.64"
(168.66mm)
3.94"
(100.07mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1948 1981
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1937
Nov 1948–Jan 1949
3-Month
16.21"
(411.73mm)
9.63"
(244.60mm)
6.58"
(167.13mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1981
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
Oct 1948–Jan 1949
4-Month
19.88"
(504.95mm)
12.76"
(324.10mm)
7.12"
(180.85mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1948 2002
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
Sep 1948–Jan 1949
5-Month
22.58"
(573.53mm)
16.31"
(414.27mm)
6.27"
(159.26mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2019
Aug 1948–Jan 1949
6-Month
29.11"
(739.39mm)
20.69"
(525.53mm)
8.42"
(213.86mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1948–Jan 1949
7-Month
32.99"
(837.95mm)
24.84"
(630.94mm)
8.15"
(207.01mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1948–Jan 1949
8-Month
38.06"
(966.72mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
9.37"
(237.99mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
May 1948–Jan 1949
9-Month
45.37"
(1,152.40mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
12.96"
(329.19mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Apr 1948–Jan 1949
10-Month
48.98"
(1,244.09mm)
35.87"
(911.10mm)
13.11"
(332.99mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Mar 1948–Jan 1949
11-Month
52.81"
(1,341.37mm)
39.63"
(1,006.60mm)
13.18"
(334.77mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Feb 1948–Jan 1949
12-Month
55.08"
(1,399.03mm)
42.54"
(1,080.52mm)
12.54"
(318.51mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1947–Jan 1949
18-Month
75.44"
(1,916.18mm)
63.15"
(1,604.01mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2004
Feb 1947–Jan 1949
24-Month
94.69"
(2,405.13mm)
85.07"
(2,160.78mm)
9.62"
(244.35mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1948 1932
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2005
Feb 1946–Jan 1949
36-Month
134.63"
(3,419.60mm)
127.60"
(3,241.04mm)
7.03"
(178.56mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1948 1967
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2006
Feb 1945–Jan 1949
48-Month
184.52"
(4,686.81mm)
170.16"
(4,322.06mm)
14.36"
(364.75mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1948 1967
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2007
Feb 1944–Jan 1949
60-Month
227.58"
(5,780.53mm)
212.54"
(5,398.52mm)
15.04"
(382.01mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1948 1967
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 6, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/