Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, August 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1951
1-Month
2.33"
(59.18mm)
4.38"
(111.25mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1943 1930
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1955
Jul–Aug 1951
2-Month
5.72"
(145.29mm)
8.57"
(217.68mm)
-2.85"
(-72.39mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1943 1930
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1933
Jun–Aug 1951
3-Month
12.94"
(328.68mm)
12.41"
(315.21mm)
0.53"
(13.47mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1955
May–Aug 1951
4-Month
15.87"
(403.10mm)
16.14"
(409.96mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1950 1930
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2018
Apr–Aug 1951
5-Month
19.41"
(493.01mm)
19.62"
(498.35mm)
-0.21"
(-5.34mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1950 1930
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2018
Mar–Aug 1951
6-Month
22.61"
(574.29mm)
23.40"
(594.36mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1950 1930
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1933
Feb–Aug 1951
7-Month
25.65"
(651.51mm)
26.29"
(667.77mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1950 1930
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2018
Jan–Aug 1951
8-Month
28.07"
(712.98mm)
29.65"
(753.11mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1950 1930
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2018
Dec 1950–Aug 1951
9-Month
31.33"
(795.78mm)
32.93"
(836.42mm)
-1.60"
(-40.64mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1950 1930
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1958
Nov 1950–Aug 1951
10-Month
34.63"
(879.60mm)
35.92"
(912.37mm)
-1.29"
(-32.77mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1950 1930
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1958
Oct 1950–Aug 1951
11-Month
37.16"
(943.86mm)
39.05"
(991.87mm)
-1.89"
(-48.01mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1933
Sep 1950–Aug 1951
12-Month
43.52"
(1,105.41mm)
42.60"
(1,082.04mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2003
Mar 1950–Aug 1951
18-Month
65.26"
(1,657.60mm)
65.92"
(1,674.37mm)
-0.66"
(-16.77mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Sep 1949–Aug 1951
24-Month
81.24"
(2,063.50mm)
85.07"
(2,160.78mm)
-3.83"
(-97.28mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1947 1966
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2004
Sep 1948–Aug 1951
36-Month
128.99"
(3,276.35mm)
127.65"
(3,242.31mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1945 1966
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2005
Sep 1947–Aug 1951
48-Month
178.74"
(4,540.00mm)
170.14"
(4,321.56mm)
8.60"
(218.44mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2006
Sep 1946–Aug 1951
60-Month
215.19"
(5,465.83mm)
212.59"
(5,399.79mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1947 1966
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1937

Citing This Page

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