Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, October 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1962
1-Month
2.27"
(57.66mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
-0.84"
(-21.33mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1952 1963
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1976
Ties: 1965
Sep–Oct 1962
2-Month
5.46"
(138.68mm)
6.68"
(169.67mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1961 1941
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1999
Aug–Oct 1962
3-Month
7.00"
(177.80mm)
11.06"
(280.92mm)
-4.06"
(-103.12mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Jul–Oct 1962
4-Month
9.37"
(238.00mm)
15.24"
(387.10mm)
-5.87"
(-149.10mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Jun–Oct 1962
5-Month
13.15"
(334.01mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
-5.94"
(-150.88mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
May–Oct 1962
6-Month
15.55"
(394.97mm)
22.82"
(579.63mm)
-7.27"
(-184.66mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Apr–Oct 1962
7-Month
19.48"
(494.79mm)
26.30"
(668.02mm)
-6.82"
(-173.23mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Mar–Oct 1962
8-Month
23.62"
(599.95mm)
30.08"
(764.03mm)
-6.46"
(-164.08mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Feb–Oct 1962
9-Month
27.77"
(705.36mm)
32.97"
(837.44mm)
-5.20"
(-132.08mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Jan–Oct 1962
10-Month
30.67"
(779.02mm)
36.33"
(922.78mm)
-5.66"
(-143.76mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Dec 1961–Oct 1962
11-Month
34.38"
(873.25mm)
39.61"
(1,006.09mm)
-5.23"
(-132.84mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1979
Nov 1961–Oct 1962
12-Month
36.68"
(931.67mm)
42.60"
(1,082.04mm)
-5.92"
(-150.37mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2003
May 1961–Oct 1962
18-Month
57.18"
(1,452.37mm)
65.38"
(1,660.65mm)
-8.20"
(-208.28mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Nov 1960–Oct 1962
24-Month
78.10"
(1,983.74mm)
85.12"
(2,162.05mm)
-7.02"
(-178.31mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1957 1931
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2004
Ties: 1905
Nov 1959–Oct 1962
36-Month
124.43"
(3,160.52mm)
127.68"
(3,243.07mm)
-3.25"
(-82.55mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1931
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2005
Nov 1958–Oct 1962
48-Month
162.10"
(4,117.34mm)
170.17"
(4,322.32mm)
-8.07"
(-204.98mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2006
Nov 1957–Oct 1962
60-Month
215.42"
(5,471.67mm)
212.67"
(5,401.82mm)
2.75"
(69.85mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on August 4, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/