Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, January 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1957
1-Month
2.81"
(71.37mm)
3.36"
(85.34mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1981
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1937
Dec 1956–Jan 1957
2-Month
6.27"
(159.26mm)
6.64"
(168.66mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1956 1981
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1937
Nov 1956–Jan 1957
3-Month
9.86"
(250.44mm)
9.63"
(244.60mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1981
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1978
Oct 1956–Jan 1957
4-Month
14.24"
(361.70mm)
12.76"
(324.10mm)
1.48"
(37.60mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1978
Sep 1956–Jan 1957
5-Month
17.95"
(455.93mm)
16.31"
(414.27mm)
1.64"
(41.66mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1956 1931
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Aug 1956–Jan 1957
6-Month
21.03"
(534.16mm)
20.69"
(525.53mm)
0.34"
(8.63mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Jul 1956–Jan 1957
7-Month
27.73"
(704.34mm)
24.84"
(630.94mm)
2.89"
(73.40mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1956 1931
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Jun 1956–Jan 1957
8-Month
31.34"
(796.04mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1931
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
May 1956–Jan 1957
9-Month
34.24"
(869.70mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
1.83"
(46.49mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1931
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Apr 1956–Jan 1957
10-Month
36.88"
(936.75mm)
35.87"
(911.10mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1956 1931
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Mar 1956–Jan 1957
11-Month
40.99"
(1,041.15mm)
39.63"
(1,006.60mm)
1.36"
(34.55mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1956 1931
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Feb 1956–Jan 1957
12-Month
44.77"
(1,137.16mm)
42.54"
(1,080.52mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1956 1931
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Aug 1955–Jan 1957
18-Month
67.94"
(1,725.68mm)
63.15"
(1,604.01mm)
4.79"
(121.67mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1956 1931
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2004
Feb 1955–Jan 1957
24-Month
88.52"
(2,248.41mm)
85.07"
(2,160.78mm)
3.45"
(87.63mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1956 1932
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2005
Feb 1954–Jan 1957
36-Month
121.85"
(3,094.99mm)
127.60"
(3,241.04mm)
-5.75"
(-146.05mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1956 1967
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2006
Feb 1953–Jan 1957
48-Month
163.07"
(4,141.98mm)
170.16"
(4,322.06mm)
-7.09"
(-180.08mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1945 1967
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2007
Feb 1952–Jan 1957
60-Month
213.15"
(5,414.01mm)
212.54"
(5,398.52mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1955 1967
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 11, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/