Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, December 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1985
1-Month
1.19"
(30.23mm)
3.29"
(83.57mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1980 1955
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1969
Nov–Dec 1985
2-Month
6.94"
(176.28mm)
6.27"
(159.26mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1984 1965
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1972
Oct–Dec 1985
3-Month
10.37"
(263.40mm)
9.38"
(238.25mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1984 2001
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2009
Ties: 1925
Sep–Dec 1985
4-Month
15.24"
(387.10mm)
12.94"
(328.68mm)
2.30"
(58.42mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1930
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2018
Aug–Dec 1985
5-Month
20.09"
(510.29mm)
17.33"
(440.18mm)
2.76"
(70.11mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1984 1930
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2018
Jul–Dec 1985
6-Month
24.28"
(616.71mm)
21.51"
(546.35mm)
2.77"
(70.36mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1930
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Jun–Dec 1985
7-Month
27.06"
(687.32mm)
25.36"
(644.14mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1984 1930
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2018
May–Dec 1985
8-Month
32.21"
(818.13mm)
29.09"
(738.89mm)
3.12"
(79.24mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1984 1930
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2018
Apr–Dec 1985
9-Month
32.88"
(835.15mm)
32.57"
(827.28mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1984 1930
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2018
Mar–Dec 1985
10-Month
35.29"
(896.37mm)
36.35"
(923.29mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1930
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2018
Feb–Dec 1985
11-Month
38.43"
(976.12mm)
39.24"
(996.70mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1982 1930
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2018
Jan–Dec 1985
12-Month
40.69"
(1,033.53mm)
42.59"
(1,081.79mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1982 1930
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2018
Jul 1984–Dec 1985
18-Month
60.61"
(1,539.49mm)
64.07"
(1,627.38mm)
-3.46"
(-87.89mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1982 1930
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2018
Jan 1984–Dec 1985
24-Month
86.19"
(2,189.23mm)
85.13"
(2,162.30mm)
1.06"
(26.93mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2004
Jan 1983–Dec 1985
36-Month
137.56"
(3,494.02mm)
127.64"
(3,242.06mm)
9.92"
(251.96mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1984 1931
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2005
Jan 1982–Dec 1985
48-Month
177.26"
(4,502.40mm)
170.14"
(4,321.56mm)
7.12"
(180.84mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1984 1966
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2006
Jan 1981–Dec 1985
60-Month
213.80"
(5,430.52mm)
212.69"
(5,402.33mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1984 1966
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/