Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, October 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1953
1-Month
2.63"
(66.80mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1963
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1976
Sep–Oct 1953
2-Month
5.54"
(140.72mm)
6.68"
(169.67mm)
-1.14"
(-28.95mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1952 1941
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1999
Aug–Oct 1953
3-Month
9.57"
(243.08mm)
11.06"
(280.92mm)
-1.49"
(-37.84mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1951 1930
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2011
Jul–Oct 1953
4-Month
12.76"
(324.10mm)
15.24"
(387.10mm)
-2.48"
(-63.00mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1951 1930
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2018
Jun–Oct 1953
5-Month
15.11"
(383.79mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
-3.98"
(-101.10mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1943 1930
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2018
May–Oct 1953
6-Month
20.99"
(533.15mm)
22.82"
(579.63mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1951 1930
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2018
Apr–Oct 1953
7-Month
24.86"
(631.44mm)
26.30"
(668.02mm)
-1.44"
(-36.58mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1951 1930
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2018
Ties: 1898
Mar–Oct 1953
8-Month
30.61"
(777.49mm)
30.08"
(764.03mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1951 1930
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2018
Feb–Oct 1953
9-Month
33.29"
(845.57mm)
32.97"
(837.44mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1930
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2018
Jan–Oct 1953
10-Month
37.70"
(957.58mm)
36.33"
(922.78mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1951 1930
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2018
Dec 1952–Oct 1953
11-Month
41.02"
(1,041.91mm)
39.61"
(1,006.09mm)
1.41"
(35.82mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1951 1930
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1979
Nov 1952–Oct 1953
12-Month
47.09"
(1,196.09mm)
42.60"
(1,082.04mm)
4.49"
(114.05mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1930
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2003
May 1952–Oct 1953
18-Month
69.52"
(1,765.81mm)
65.38"
(1,660.65mm)
4.14"
(105.16mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1930
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Nov 1951–Oct 1953
24-Month
98.23"
(2,495.04mm)
85.12"
(2,162.05mm)
13.11"
(332.99mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1952 1931
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2004
Nov 1950–Oct 1953
36-Month
137.57"
(3,494.28mm)
127.68"
(3,243.07mm)
9.89"
(251.21mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1952 1931
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2005
Nov 1949–Oct 1953
48-Month
177.49"
(4,508.25mm)
170.17"
(4,322.32mm)
7.32"
(185.93mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2006
Nov 1948–Oct 1953
60-Month
225.56"
(5,729.22mm)
212.67"
(5,401.82mm)
12.89"
(327.40mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2021, retrieved on March 8, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/