Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, March 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1971
1-Month
2.36"
(59.94mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
-1.42"
(-36.07mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1966 2006
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1994
Feb–Mar 1971
2-Month
7.52"
(191.01mm)
6.67"
(169.42mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1970 2006
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1994
Jan–Mar 1971
3-Month
10.53"
(267.46mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1970 2009
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1998
Dec 1970–Mar 1971
4-Month
14.08"
(357.63mm)
13.31"
(338.07mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1969 1981
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1994
Nov 1970–Mar 1971
5-Month
18.41"
(467.61mm)
16.29"
(413.77mm)
2.12"
(53.84mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1998
Oct 1970–Mar 1971
6-Month
21.24"
(539.50mm)
19.43"
(493.52mm)
1.81"
(45.98mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984
Sep 1970–Mar 1971
7-Month
22.91"
(581.91mm)
22.98"
(583.69mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2019
Aug 1970–Mar 1971
8-Month
25.52"
(648.21mm)
27.35"
(694.69mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Jul 1970–Mar 1971
9-Month
31.23"
(793.24mm)
31.51"
(800.35mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Jun 1970–Mar 1971
10-Month
35.70"
(906.78mm)
35.35"
(897.89mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
May 1970–Mar 1971
11-Month
38.49"
(977.65mm)
39.07"
(992.38mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Apr 1970–Mar 1971
12-Month
43.16"
(1,096.26mm)
42.53"
(1,080.26mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Oct 1969–Mar 1971
18-Month
61.72"
(1,567.69mm)
61.95"
(1,573.53mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2004
Apr 1969–Mar 1971
24-Month
85.56"
(2,173.22mm)
85.02"
(2,159.51mm)
0.54"
(13.71mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Apr 1968–Mar 1971
36-Month
120.80"
(3,068.32mm)
127.61"
(3,241.29mm)
-6.81"
(-172.97mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1970 1967
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2021
Apr 1967–Mar 1971
48-Month
162.20"
(4,119.88mm)
170.17"
(4,322.32mm)
-7.97"
(-202.44mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1970 1967
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2021
Apr 1966–Mar 1971
60-Month
198.55"
(5,043.17mm)
212.51"
(5,397.75mm)
-13.96"
(-354.58mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1970 1967
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on July 24, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/