Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, April 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1956
1-Month
2.64"
(67.06mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
-0.84"
(-21.33mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1950 1985
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Ties: 1934
Mar–Apr 1956
2-Month
6.75"
(171.45mm)
7.26"
(184.40mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1915
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Feb–Apr 1956
3-Month
10.53"
(267.46mm)
10.15"
(257.81mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1954 2006
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Jan–Apr 1956
4-Month
12.97"
(329.44mm)
13.51"
(343.15mm)
-0.54"
(-13.71mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1955 1985
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1998
Dec 1955–Apr 1956
5-Month
13.47"
(342.14mm)
16.79"
(426.47mm)
-3.32"
(-84.33mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1947 1985
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1937
Nov 1955–Apr 1956
6-Month
15.28"
(388.11mm)
19.78"
(502.41mm)
-4.50"
(-114.30mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1998
Oct 1955–Apr 1956
7-Month
19.38"
(492.25mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
-3.53"
(-89.66mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1954 2002
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1984
Sep 1955–Apr 1956
8-Month
21.85"
(554.99mm)
26.46"
(672.08mm)
-4.61"
(-117.09mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Aug 1955–Apr 1956
9-Month
33.70"
(855.98mm)
30.83"
(783.08mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Jul 1955–Apr 1956
10-Month
36.09"
(916.69mm)
34.99"
(888.75mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Jun 1955–Apr 1956
11-Month
41.51"
(1,054.35mm)
38.83"
(986.28mm)
2.68"
(68.07mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
May 1955–Apr 1956
12-Month
43.73"
(1,110.74mm)
42.55"
(1,080.77mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Nov 1954–Apr 1956
18-Month
60.73"
(1,542.54mm)
62.30"
(1,582.42mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2004
May 1954–Apr 1956
24-Month
78.97"
(2,005.84mm)
85.06"
(2,160.52mm)
-6.09"
(-154.68mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Ties: 1941
May 1953–Apr 1956
36-Month
116.53"
(2,959.86mm)
127.66"
(3,242.56mm)
-11.13"
(-282.70mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1942 1967
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2005
May 1952–Apr 1956
48-Month
165.06"
(4,192.52mm)
170.21"
(4,323.33mm)
-5.15"
(-130.81mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1945 1968
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
May 1951–Apr 1956
60-Month
214.35"
(5,444.49mm)
212.58"
(5,399.53mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1967
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1976
Ties: 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 9, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/