Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, March 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1962
1-Month
4.14"
(105.16mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
0.36"
(9.15mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1960 2006
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1994
Feb–Mar 1962
2-Month
8.29"
(210.57mm)
6.67"
(169.42mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1960 2006
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1994
Ties: 1972
Jan–Mar 1962
3-Month
11.19"
(284.23mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1960 2009
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1998
Ties: 2010
Dec 1961–Mar 1962
4-Month
14.90"
(378.46mm)
13.31"
(338.07mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1961 1981
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1994
Nov 1961–Mar 1962
5-Month
17.20"
(436.88mm)
16.29"
(413.77mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1961 1977
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Oct 1961–Mar 1962
6-Month
20.56"
(522.22mm)
19.43"
(493.52mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1961 2002
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1984
Sep 1961–Mar 1962
7-Month
22.13"
(562.10mm)
22.98"
(583.69mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Aug 1961–Mar 1962
8-Month
26.05"
(661.67mm)
27.35"
(694.69mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1959 1931
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Jul 1961–Mar 1962
9-Month
29.58"
(751.33mm)
31.51"
(800.35mm)
-1.93"
(-49.02mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1959 1931
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Ties: 1959
Jun 1961–Mar 1962
10-Month
34.07"
(865.38mm)
35.35"
(897.89mm)
-1.28"
(-32.51mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1931
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
May 1961–Mar 1962
11-Month
37.70"
(957.58mm)
39.07"
(992.38mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Apr 1961–Mar 1962
12-Month
42.05"
(1,068.07mm)
42.53"
(1,080.26mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Oct 1960–Mar 1962
18-Month
61.23"
(1,555.24mm)
61.95"
(1,573.53mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1960 1931
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2004
Apr 1960–Mar 1962
24-Month
88.98"
(2,260.09mm)
85.02"
(2,159.51mm)
3.96"
(100.58mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1960 1931
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Apr 1959–Mar 1962
36-Month
131.08"
(3,329.43mm)
127.61"
(3,241.29mm)
3.47"
(88.14mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1967
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2005
Apr 1958–Mar 1962
48-Month
173.59"
(4,409.19mm)
170.17"
(4,322.32mm)
3.42"
(86.87mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1960 1967
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Apr 1957–Mar 1962
60-Month
216.74"
(5,505.20mm)
212.51"
(5,397.75mm)
4.23"
(107.45mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1967
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/