Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, May 1963

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1963
1-Month
2.23"
(56.64mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1957 1964
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2018
Ties: 1930
Apr–May 1963
2-Month
3.54"
(89.92mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
-3.67"
(-93.21mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1963
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1983
Mar–May 1963
3-Month
9.23"
(234.44mm)
10.99"
(279.15mm)
-1.76"
(-44.71mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1959 1986
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1983
Feb–May 1963
4-Month
11.17"
(283.72mm)
13.88"
(352.55mm)
-2.71"
(-68.83mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1959 2006
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1983
Jan–May 1963
5-Month
13.14"
(333.76mm)
17.23"
(437.64mm)
-4.09"
(-103.88mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1941 1969
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1998
Dec 1962–May 1963
6-Month
16.29"
(413.77mm)
20.52"
(521.21mm)
-4.23"
(-107.44mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1959 1986
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1984
Nov 1962–May 1963
7-Month
21.73"
(551.94mm)
23.51"
(597.15mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1959 1977
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1998
Oct 1962–May 1963
8-Month
24.00"
(609.60mm)
26.64"
(676.66mm)
-2.64"
(-67.06mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1959 1925
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1984
Sep 1962–May 1963
9-Month
27.19"
(690.63mm)
30.19"
(766.83mm)
-3.00"
(-76.20mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Aug 1962–May 1963
10-Month
28.73"
(729.74mm)
34.56"
(877.82mm)
-5.83"
(-148.08mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1942 1931
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Jul 1962–May 1963
11-Month
31.10"
(789.94mm)
38.72"
(983.49mm)
-7.62"
(-193.55mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Jun 1962–May 1963
12-Month
34.88"
(885.95mm)
42.56"
(1,081.02mm)
-7.68"
(-195.07mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Dec 1961–May 1963
18-Month
56.11"
(1,425.19mm)
63.04"
(1,601.22mm)
-6.93"
(-176.03mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Jun 1961–May 1963
24-Month
75.28"
(1,912.11mm)
85.05"
(2,160.27mm)
-9.77"
(-248.16mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Jun 1960–May 1963
36-Month
121.44"
(3,084.58mm)
127.65"
(3,242.31mm)
-6.21"
(-157.73mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1957 1967
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2005
Jun 1959–May 1963
48-Month
166.26"
(4,223.00mm)
170.18"
(4,322.57mm)
-3.92"
(-99.57mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Jun 1958–May 1963
60-Month
205.98"
(5,231.89mm)
212.57"
(5,399.28mm)
-6.59"
(-167.39mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1969
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/