Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, December 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1961
1-Month
3.71"
(94.23mm)
3.29"
(83.57mm)
0.42"
(10.66mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1960 1955
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1969
Ties: 1906
Nov–Dec 1961
2-Month
6.01"
(152.65mm)
6.27"
(159.26mm)
-0.26"
(-6.61mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1960 1965
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1972
Oct–Dec 1961
3-Month
9.37"
(238.00mm)
9.38"
(238.25mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1960 2001
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2009
Sep–Dec 1961
4-Month
10.94"
(277.88mm)
12.94"
(328.68mm)
-2.00"
(-50.80mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1958 1930
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
Ties: 1924
Aug–Dec 1961
5-Month
14.86"
(377.44mm)
17.33"
(440.18mm)
-2.47"
(-62.74mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1946 1930
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
Jul–Dec 1961
6-Month
18.39"
(467.11mm)
21.51"
(546.35mm)
-3.12"
(-79.24mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1953 1930
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
Jun–Dec 1961
7-Month
22.88"
(581.15mm)
25.36"
(644.14mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
May–Dec 1961
8-Month
26.51"
(673.35mm)
29.09"
(738.89mm)
-2.58"
(-65.54mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
Apr–Dec 1961
9-Month
30.86"
(783.84mm)
32.57"
(827.28mm)
-1.71"
(-43.44mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
Mar–Dec 1961
10-Month
35.22"
(894.59mm)
36.35"
(923.29mm)
-1.13"
(-28.70mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
Feb–Dec 1961
11-Month
40.06"
(1,017.52mm)
39.24"
(996.70mm)
0.82"
(20.82mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1959 1930
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
Jan–Dec 1961
12-Month
43.06"
(1,093.72mm)
42.59"
(1,081.79mm)
0.47"
(11.93mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1959 1930
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
Jul 1960–Dec 1961
18-Month
66.50"
(1,689.10mm)
64.07"
(1,627.38mm)
2.43"
(61.72mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1959 1930
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
Jan 1960–Dec 1961
24-Month
86.76"
(2,203.70mm)
85.13"
(2,162.30mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1931
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2004
Jan 1959–Dec 1961
36-Month
127.03"
(3,226.56mm)
127.64"
(3,242.06mm)
-0.61"
(-15.50mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1957 1931
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2005
Jan 1958–Dec 1961
48-Month
175.60"
(4,460.24mm)
170.14"
(4,321.56mm)
5.46"
(138.68mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2006
Jan 1957–Dec 1961
60-Month
214.72"
(5,453.89mm)
212.69"
(5,402.33mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/