Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, May 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1957
1-Month
1.82"
(46.23mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
-1.91"
(-48.51mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1939 1964
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2018
Apr–May 1957
2-Month
4.85"
(123.19mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
-2.36"
(-59.94mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1942 1963
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1983
Mar–May 1957
3-Month
7.77"
(197.36mm)
10.99"
(279.15mm)
-3.22"
(-81.79mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1941 1986
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1983
Feb–May 1957
4-Month
11.21"
(284.73mm)
13.88"
(352.55mm)
-2.67"
(-67.82mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1947 2006
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1983
Jan–May 1957
5-Month
14.02"
(356.11mm)
17.23"
(437.64mm)
-3.21"
(-81.53mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1955 1969
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1998
Dec 1956–May 1957
6-Month
17.48"
(443.99mm)
20.52"
(521.21mm)
-3.04"
(-77.22mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1956 1986
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1984
Nov 1956–May 1957
7-Month
21.07"
(535.18mm)
23.51"
(597.15mm)
-2.44"
(-61.97mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1956 1977
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1998
Oct 1956–May 1957
8-Month
25.45"
(646.43mm)
26.64"
(676.66mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1984
Ties: 1935
Sep 1956–May 1957
9-Month
29.16"
(740.66mm)
30.19"
(766.83mm)
-1.03"
(-26.17mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Aug 1956–May 1957
10-Month
32.24"
(818.90mm)
34.56"
(877.82mm)
-2.32"
(-58.92mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Jul 1956–May 1957
11-Month
38.94"
(989.08mm)
38.72"
(983.49mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Jun 1956–May 1957
12-Month
42.55"
(1,080.77mm)
42.56"
(1,081.02mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Dec 1955–May 1957
18-Month
58.92"
(1,496.57mm)
63.04"
(1,601.22mm)
-4.12"
(-104.65mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Jun 1955–May 1957
24-Month
86.96"
(2,208.78mm)
85.05"
(2,160.27mm)
1.91"
(48.51mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1956 1931
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Jun 1954–May 1957
36-Month
121.43"
(3,084.32mm)
127.65"
(3,242.31mm)
-6.22"
(-157.99mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1956 1967
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2005
Jun 1953–May 1957
48-Month
156.10"
(3,964.94mm)
170.18"
(4,322.57mm)
-14.08"
(-357.63mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1933 1966
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Jun 1952–May 1957
60-Month
205.64"
(5,223.26mm)
212.57"
(5,399.28mm)
-6.93"
(-176.02mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1945 1969
90th 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/