Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, October 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1985
1-Month
3.43"
(87.12mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1984 1963
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1976
Sep–Oct 1985
2-Month
8.30"
(210.82mm)
6.68"
(169.67mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1984 1941
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1999
Aug–Oct 1985
3-Month
13.15"
(334.01mm)
11.06"
(280.92mm)
2.09"
(53.09mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1984 1930
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Jul–Oct 1985
4-Month
17.34"
(440.44mm)
15.24"
(387.10mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1984 1930
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Jun–Oct 1985
5-Month
20.12"
(511.05mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1984 1930
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
May–Oct 1985
6-Month
25.27"
(641.86mm)
22.82"
(579.63mm)
2.45"
(62.23mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1984 1930
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Apr–Oct 1985
7-Month
25.94"
(658.88mm)
26.30"
(668.02mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1982 1930
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2018
Mar–Oct 1985
8-Month
28.35"
(720.09mm)
30.08"
(764.03mm)
-1.73"
(-43.94mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1982 1930
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2018
Feb–Oct 1985
9-Month
31.49"
(799.85mm)
32.97"
(837.44mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1982 1930
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2018
Jan–Oct 1985
10-Month
33.75"
(857.25mm)
36.33"
(922.78mm)
-2.58"
(-65.53mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1982 1930
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2018
Dec 1984–Oct 1985
11-Month
35.63"
(905.00mm)
39.61"
(1,006.09mm)
-3.98"
(-101.09mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1981 1930
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1979
Nov 1984–Oct 1985
12-Month
39.02"
(991.11mm)
42.60"
(1,082.04mm)
-3.58"
(-90.93mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1982 1930
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2003
May 1984–Oct 1985
18-Month
62.10"
(1,577.34mm)
65.38"
(1,660.65mm)
-3.28"
(-83.31mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1982 1930
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Nov 1983–Oct 1985
24-Month
90.81"
(2,306.57mm)
85.12"
(2,162.05mm)
5.69"
(144.52mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1983 1931
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2004
Nov 1982–Oct 1985
36-Month
136.82"
(3,475.23mm)
127.68"
(3,243.07mm)
9.14"
(232.16mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1984 1931
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2005
Nov 1981–Oct 1985
48-Month
174.35"
(4,428.49mm)
170.17"
(4,322.32mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1984 1966
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2006
Nov 1980–Oct 1985
60-Month
210.75"
(5,353.05mm)
212.67"
(5,401.82mm)
-1.92"
(-48.77mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1984 1966
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on March 30, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/