Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, December 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1962
1-Month
3.15"
(80.01mm)
3.29"
(83.57mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1960 1955
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1969
Ties: 1915
Nov–Dec 1962
2-Month
8.59"
(218.19mm)
6.27"
(159.26mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1961 1965
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1972
Oct–Dec 1962
3-Month
10.86"
(275.84mm)
9.38"
(238.25mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1961 2001
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2009
Sep–Dec 1962
4-Month
14.05"
(356.87mm)
12.94"
(328.68mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1961 1930
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2018
Aug–Dec 1962
5-Month
15.59"
(395.99mm)
17.33"
(440.18mm)
-1.74"
(-44.19mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1961 1930
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
Jul–Dec 1962
6-Month
17.96"
(456.18mm)
21.51"
(546.35mm)
-3.55"
(-90.17mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1943 1930
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Jun–Dec 1962
7-Month
21.74"
(552.20mm)
25.36"
(644.14mm)
-3.62"
(-91.94mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Ties: 1991
May–Dec 1962
8-Month
24.14"
(613.16mm)
29.09"
(738.89mm)
-4.95"
(-125.73mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Apr–Dec 1962
9-Month
28.07"
(712.98mm)
32.57"
(827.28mm)
-4.50"
(-114.30mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Mar–Dec 1962
10-Month
32.21"
(818.13mm)
36.35"
(923.29mm)
-4.14"
(-105.16mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Feb–Dec 1962
11-Month
36.36"
(923.54mm)
39.24"
(996.70mm)
-2.88"
(-73.16mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Jan–Dec 1962
12-Month
39.26"
(997.20mm)
42.59"
(1,081.79mm)
-3.33"
(-84.59mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Jul 1961–Dec 1962
18-Month
57.65"
(1,464.31mm)
64.07"
(1,627.38mm)
-6.42"
(-163.07mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Jan 1961–Dec 1962
24-Month
82.32"
(2,090.93mm)
85.13"
(2,162.30mm)
-2.81"
(-71.37mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2004
Jan 1960–Dec 1962
36-Month
126.02"
(3,200.91mm)
127.64"
(3,242.06mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1957 1931
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2005
Ties: 2008
Jan 1959–Dec 1962
48-Month
166.29"
(4,223.77mm)
170.14"
(4,321.56mm)
-3.85"
(-97.79mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2006
Jan 1958–Dec 1962
60-Month
214.86"
(5,457.44mm)
212.69"
(5,402.33mm)
2.17"
(55.11mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1961 1966
55th 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 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/