Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, January 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1950
1-Month
2.17"
(55.12mm)
3.36"
(85.34mm)
-1.19"
(-30.22mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1946 1981
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1937
Dec 1949–Jan 1950
2-Month
4.48"
(113.79mm)
6.64"
(168.66mm)
-2.16"
(-54.87mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1940 1981
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1937
Nov 1949–Jan 1950
3-Month
6.26"
(159.00mm)
9.63"
(244.60mm)
-3.37"
(-85.60mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1940 1981
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1978
Oct 1949–Jan 1950
4-Month
9.79"
(248.67mm)
12.76"
(324.10mm)
-2.97"
(-75.43mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1942 2002
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1978
Sep 1949–Jan 1950
5-Month
12.95"
(328.93mm)
16.31"
(414.27mm)
-3.36"
(-85.34mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1942 1931
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Aug 1949–Jan 1950
6-Month
17.54"
(445.52mm)
20.69"
(525.53mm)
-3.15"
(-80.01mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1944 1931
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Ties: 1910
Jul 1949–Jan 1950
7-Month
22.47"
(570.74mm)
24.84"
(630.94mm)
-2.37"
(-60.20mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Jun 1949–Jan 1950
8-Month
24.78"
(629.41mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
-3.91"
(-99.32mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1944 1931
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
May 1949–Jan 1950
9-Month
29.27"
(743.46mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
-3.14"
(-79.75mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1931
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Apr 1949–Jan 1950
10-Month
32.09"
(815.09mm)
35.87"
(911.10mm)
-3.78"
(-96.01mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1944 1931
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Mar 1949–Jan 1950
11-Month
34.83"
(884.68mm)
39.63"
(1,006.60mm)
-4.80"
(-121.92mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1944 1931
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Feb 1949–Jan 1950
12-Month
38.12"
(968.25mm)
42.54"
(1,080.52mm)
-4.42"
(-112.27mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1931
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Aug 1948–Jan 1950
18-Month
67.23"
(1,707.64mm)
63.15"
(1,604.01mm)
4.08"
(103.63mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2004
Feb 1948–Jan 1950
24-Month
93.20"
(2,367.28mm)
85.07"
(2,160.78mm)
8.13"
(206.50mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1932
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2005
Feb 1947–Jan 1950
36-Month
132.81"
(3,373.37mm)
127.60"
(3,241.04mm)
5.21"
(132.33mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1967
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2006
Feb 1946–Jan 1950
48-Month
172.75"
(4,387.85mm)
170.16"
(4,322.06mm)
2.59"
(65.79mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1948 1967
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2007
Feb 1945–Jan 1950
60-Month
222.64"
(5,655.06mm)
212.54"
(5,398.52mm)
10.10"
(256.54mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1948 1967
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/