Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, January 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1971
1-Month
3.01"
(76.45mm)
3.36"
(85.34mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1981
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1937
Dec 1970–Jan 1971
2-Month
6.56"
(166.62mm)
6.64"
(168.66mm)
-0.08"
(-2.04mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1969 1981
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1937
Nov 1970–Jan 1971
3-Month
10.89"
(276.61mm)
9.63"
(244.60mm)
1.26"
(32.01mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1981
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1978
Oct 1970–Jan 1971
4-Month
13.72"
(348.49mm)
12.76"
(324.10mm)
0.96"
(24.39mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1978
Sep 1970–Jan 1971
5-Month
15.39"
(390.91mm)
16.31"
(414.27mm)
-0.92"
(-23.36mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2019
Ties: 1915
Aug 1970–Jan 1971
6-Month
18.00"
(457.20mm)
20.69"
(525.53mm)
-2.69"
(-68.33mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Ties: 1905
Jul 1970–Jan 1971
7-Month
23.71"
(602.23mm)
24.84"
(630.94mm)
-1.13"
(-28.71mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Jun 1970–Jan 1971
8-Month
28.18"
(715.77mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
-0.51"
(-12.96mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
May 1970–Jan 1971
9-Month
30.97"
(786.64mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
-1.44"
(-36.57mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Apr 1970–Jan 1971
10-Month
35.64"
(905.26mm)
35.87"
(911.10mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Mar 1970–Jan 1971
11-Month
39.47"
(1,002.54mm)
39.63"
(1,006.60mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Ties: 2013
Feb 1970–Jan 1971
12-Month
42.15"
(1,070.61mm)
42.54"
(1,080.52mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Aug 1969–Jan 1971
18-Month
63.64"
(1,616.46mm)
63.15"
(1,604.01mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2004
Feb 1969–Jan 1971
24-Month
82.54"
(2,096.52mm)
85.07"
(2,160.78mm)
-2.53"
(-64.26mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1970 1932
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2005
Feb 1968–Jan 1971
36-Month
118.40"
(3,007.36mm)
127.60"
(3,241.04mm)
-9.20"
(-233.68mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1969 1967
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2006
Feb 1967–Jan 1971
48-Month
161.05"
(4,090.67mm)
170.16"
(4,322.06mm)
-9.11"
(-231.39mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1970 1967
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2007
Feb 1966–Jan 1971
60-Month
196.17"
(4,982.72mm)
212.54"
(5,398.52mm)
-16.37"
(-415.80mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1970 1967
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 8, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/