Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, October 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1986
1-Month
2.58"
(65.53mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1982 1963
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1976
Sep–Oct 1986
2-Month
3.67"
(93.22mm)
6.68"
(169.67mm)
-3.01"
(-76.45mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1978 1941
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1999
Aug–Oct 1986
3-Month
8.72"
(221.49mm)
11.06"
(280.92mm)
-2.34"
(-59.43mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1982 1930
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2011
Jul–Oct 1986
4-Month
12.14"
(308.36mm)
15.24"
(387.10mm)
-3.10"
(-78.74mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1983 1930
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2018
Jun–Oct 1986
5-Month
13.99"
(355.35mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
-5.10"
(-129.54mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1964 1930
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2018
May–Oct 1986
6-Month
15.44"
(392.18mm)
22.82"
(579.63mm)
-7.38"
(-187.45mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1964 1930
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2018
Apr–Oct 1986
7-Month
17.87"
(453.90mm)
26.30"
(668.02mm)
-8.43"
(-214.12mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2018
Mar–Oct 1986
8-Month
19.39"
(492.51mm)
30.08"
(764.03mm)
-10.69"
(-271.52mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2018
Feb–Oct 1986
9-Month
23.01"
(584.45mm)
32.97"
(837.44mm)
-9.96"
(-252.99mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2018
Jan–Oct 1986
10-Month
25.85"
(656.59mm)
36.33"
(922.78mm)
-10.48"
(-266.19mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2018
Dec 1985–Oct 1986
11-Month
27.04"
(686.82mm)
39.61"
(1,006.09mm)
-12.57"
(-319.27mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1979
Nov 1985–Oct 1986
12-Month
32.79"
(832.87mm)
42.60"
(1,082.04mm)
-9.81"
(-249.17mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1930
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2003
May 1985–Oct 1986
18-Month
58.06"
(1,474.72mm)
65.38"
(1,660.65mm)
-7.32"
(-185.93mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1981 1930
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Nov 1984–Oct 1986
24-Month
71.81"
(1,823.97mm)
85.12"
(2,162.05mm)
-13.31"
(-338.08mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1966 1931
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2004
Nov 1983–Oct 1986
36-Month
123.60"
(3,139.44mm)
127.68"
(3,243.07mm)
-4.08"
(-103.63mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1983 1931
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2005
Nov 1982–Oct 1986
48-Month
169.61"
(4,308.09mm)
170.17"
(4,322.32mm)
-0.56"
(-14.23mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1983 1966
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2006
Nov 1981–Oct 1986
60-Month
207.14"
(5,261.36mm)
212.67"
(5,401.82mm)
-5.53"
(-140.46mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1970 1966
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/