Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, December 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1955
1-Month
0.50"
(12.70mm)
3.29"
(83.57mm)
-2.79"
(-70.87mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1955
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1969
Nov–Dec 1955
2-Month
2.31"
(58.67mm)
6.27"
(159.26mm)
-3.96"
(-100.59mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1917 1965
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1972
Oct–Dec 1955
3-Month
6.41"
(162.81mm)
9.38"
(238.25mm)
-2.97"
(-75.44mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1933 2001
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2009
Sep–Dec 1955
4-Month
8.88"
(225.55mm)
12.94"
(328.68mm)
-4.06"
(-103.13mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2018
Aug–Dec 1955
5-Month
20.73"
(526.54mm)
17.33"
(440.18mm)
3.40"
(86.36mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2018
Jul–Dec 1955
6-Month
23.12"
(587.25mm)
21.51"
(546.35mm)
1.61"
(40.90mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2018
Jun–Dec 1955
7-Month
28.54"
(724.92mm)
25.36"
(644.14mm)
3.18"
(80.78mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2018
May–Dec 1955
8-Month
30.76"
(781.30mm)
29.09"
(738.89mm)
1.67"
(42.41mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2018
Ties: 1958
Apr–Dec 1955
9-Month
33.69"
(855.73mm)
32.57"
(827.28mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2018
Mar–Dec 1955
10-Month
38.29"
(972.57mm)
36.35"
(923.29mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2018
Feb–Dec 1955
11-Month
41.31"
(1,049.27mm)
39.24"
(996.70mm)
2.07"
(52.57mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2018
Jan–Dec 1955
12-Month
41.93"
(1,065.02mm)
42.59"
(1,081.79mm)
-0.66"
(-16.77mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2018
Jul 1954–Dec 1955
18-Month
61.26"
(1,556.00mm)
64.07"
(1,627.38mm)
-2.81"
(-71.38mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2018
Jan 1954–Dec 1955
24-Month
77.11"
(1,958.59mm)
85.13"
(2,162.30mm)
-8.02"
(-203.71mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2004
Jan 1953–Dec 1955
36-Month
120.27"
(3,054.86mm)
127.64"
(3,242.06mm)
-7.37"
(-187.20mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1943 1931
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2005
Jan 1952–Dec 1955
48-Month
170.76"
(4,337.30mm)
170.14"
(4,321.56mm)
0.62"
(15.74mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1947 1966
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2006
Jan 1951–Dec 1955
60-Month
213.58"
(5,424.93mm)
212.69"
(5,402.33mm)
0.89"
(22.60mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1947 1966
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/