Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, August 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1981
1-Month
2.71"
(68.83mm)
4.38"
(111.25mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1955
Jul–Aug 1981
2-Month
7.05"
(179.07mm)
8.57"
(217.68mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1980 1930
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1933
Jun–Aug 1981
3-Month
11.75"
(298.45mm)
12.41"
(315.21mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1980 1966
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1955
May–Aug 1981
4-Month
16.31"
(414.27mm)
16.14"
(409.96mm)
0.17"
(4.31mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1980 1930
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Apr–Aug 1981
5-Month
20.10"
(510.54mm)
19.62"
(498.35mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1980 1930
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Mar–Aug 1981
6-Month
21.69"
(550.93mm)
23.40"
(594.36mm)
-1.71"
(-43.43mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1930
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1933
Feb–Aug 1981
7-Month
25.67"
(652.02mm)
26.29"
(667.77mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1980 1930
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Jan–Aug 1981
8-Month
26.17"
(664.72mm)
29.65"
(753.11mm)
-3.48"
(-88.39mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1977 1930
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2018
Dec 1980–Aug 1981
9-Month
27.00"
(685.80mm)
32.93"
(836.42mm)
-5.93"
(-150.62mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1977 1930
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1958
Nov 1980–Aug 1981
10-Month
30.06"
(763.52mm)
35.92"
(912.37mm)
-5.86"
(-148.85mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1977 1930
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1958
Oct 1980–Aug 1981
11-Month
33.97"
(862.84mm)
39.05"
(991.87mm)
-5.08"
(-129.03mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1933
Sep 1980–Aug 1981
12-Month
36.18"
(918.97mm)
42.60"
(1,082.04mm)
-6.42"
(-163.07mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1968 1966
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2003
Mar 1980–Aug 1981
18-Month
59.17"
(1,502.92mm)
65.92"
(1,674.37mm)
-6.75"
(-171.45mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Sep 1979–Aug 1981
24-Month
80.73"
(2,050.54mm)
85.07"
(2,160.78mm)
-4.34"
(-110.24mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2004
Sep 1978–Aug 1981
36-Month
130.24"
(3,308.10mm)
127.65"
(3,242.31mm)
2.59"
(65.79mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2005
Sep 1977–Aug 1981
48-Month
182.19"
(4,627.63mm)
170.14"
(4,321.56mm)
12.05"
(306.07mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1966
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2006
Sep 1976–Aug 1981
60-Month
220.26"
(5,594.60mm)
212.59"
(5,399.79mm)
7.67"
(194.81mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1937

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/