Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, May 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1976
1-Month
3.98"
(101.09mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1973 1964
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2018
Apr–May 1976
2-Month
5.65"
(143.51mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
-1.56"
(-39.62mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1969 1963
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Mar–May 1976
3-Month
8.02"
(203.71mm)
10.99"
(279.15mm)
-2.97"
(-75.44mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1969 1986
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Feb–May 1976
4-Month
9.62"
(244.35mm)
13.88"
(352.55mm)
-4.26"
(-108.20mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1969 2006
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Jan–May 1976
5-Month
14.49"
(368.05mm)
17.23"
(437.64mm)
-2.74"
(-69.59mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1969 1969
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1998
Dec 1975–May 1976
6-Month
17.53"
(445.26mm)
20.52"
(521.21mm)
-2.99"
(-75.95mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1969 1986
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1984
Nov 1975–May 1976
7-Month
20.09"
(510.29mm)
23.51"
(597.15mm)
-3.42"
(-86.86mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1969 1977
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1998
Oct 1975–May 1976
8-Month
23.46"
(595.88mm)
26.64"
(676.66mm)
-3.18"
(-80.78mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1969 1925
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1984
Sep 1975–May 1976
9-Month
32.73"
(831.34mm)
30.19"
(766.83mm)
2.54"
(64.51mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1975 2002
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Aug 1975–May 1976
10-Month
36.60"
(929.64mm)
34.56"
(877.82mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1974 1931
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Ties: 1956
Jul 1975–May 1976
11-Month
43.31"
(1,100.07mm)
38.72"
(983.49mm)
4.59"
(116.58mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1975 1931
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2019
Ties: 2018
Jun 1975–May 1976
12-Month
48.52"
(1,232.41mm)
42.56"
(1,081.02mm)
5.96"
(151.39mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1975 1931
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Dec 1974–May 1976
18-Month
73.41"
(1,864.61mm)
63.04"
(1,601.22mm)
10.37"
(263.39mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1975 1931
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jun 1974–May 1976
24-Month
92.16"
(2,340.86mm)
85.05"
(2,160.27mm)
7.11"
(180.59mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1975 1931
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Jun 1973–May 1976
36-Month
133.62"
(3,393.95mm)
127.65"
(3,242.31mm)
5.97"
(151.64mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1967
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2005
Jun 1972–May 1976
48-Month
187.63"
(4,765.80mm)
170.18"
(4,322.57mm)
17.45"
(443.23mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Jun 1971–May 1976
60-Month
239.06"
(6,072.12mm)
212.57"
(5,399.28mm)
26.49"
(672.84mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1975 1969
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 7, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/