Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, April 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1985
1-Month
0.67"
(17.02mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
-2.81"
(-71.37mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1985
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Mar–Apr 1985
2-Month
3.08"
(78.23mm)
7.26"
(184.40mm)
-4.18"
(-106.17mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1915
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Feb–Apr 1985
3-Month
6.22"
(157.99mm)
10.15"
(257.81mm)
-3.93"
(-99.82mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1976 2006
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Jan–Apr 1985
4-Month
8.48"
(215.39mm)
13.50"
(342.90mm)
-5.02"
(-127.51mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1985
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Dec 1984–Apr 1985
5-Month
10.36"
(263.14mm)
16.79"
(426.47mm)
-6.43"
(-163.33mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1985
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1937
Nov 1984–Apr 1985
6-Month
13.75"
(349.25mm)
19.78"
(502.41mm)
-6.03"
(-153.16mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Ties: 1981
Oct 1984–Apr 1985
7-Month
16.87"
(428.50mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
-6.04"
(-153.41mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1966 2002
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Sep 1984–Apr 1985
8-Month
18.49"
(469.65mm)
26.46"
(672.08mm)
-7.97"
(-202.43mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Aug 1984–Apr 1985
9-Month
22.89"
(581.41mm)
30.83"
(783.08mm)
-7.94"
(-201.67mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jul 1984–Apr 1985
10-Month
28.40"
(721.36mm)
34.99"
(888.75mm)
-6.59"
(-167.39mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jun 1984–Apr 1985
11-Month
30.99"
(787.15mm)
38.83"
(986.28mm)
-7.84"
(-199.13mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
May 1984–Apr 1985
12-Month
36.83"
(935.48mm)
42.55"
(1,080.77mm)
-5.72"
(-145.29mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Nov 1983–Apr 1985
18-Month
65.54"
(1,664.72mm)
62.30"
(1,582.42mm)
3.24"
(82.30mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1983 1931
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2004
May 1983–Apr 1985
24-Month
87.26"
(2,216.40mm)
85.06"
(2,160.52mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1983 1931
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
May 1982–Apr 1985
36-Month
130.93"
(3,325.62mm)
127.66"
(3,242.56mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1983 1967
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2005
May 1981–Apr 1985
48-Month
171.73"
(4,361.94mm)
170.21"
(4,323.33mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1984 1968
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
May 1980–Apr 1985
60-Month
204.83"
(5,202.68mm)
212.58"
(5,399.53mm)
-7.75"
(-196.85mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1971 1967
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/