Climate at a Glance

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, April 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1988
1-Month
2.86"
(72.64mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1986 1985
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1983
Mar–Apr 1988
2-Month
5.37"
(136.40mm)
7.26"
(184.40mm)
-1.89"
(-48.00mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1986 1915
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1983
Feb–Apr 1988
3-Month
8.66"
(219.96mm)
10.15"
(257.81mm)
-1.49"
(-37.85mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1987 2006
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Ties: 1990
Jan–Apr 1988
4-Month
11.71"
(297.43mm)
13.51"
(343.15mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1985
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Dec 1987–Apr 1988
5-Month
14.42"
(366.27mm)
16.79"
(426.47mm)
-2.37"
(-60.20mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1985
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1937
Ties: 2017
Nov 1987–Apr 1988
6-Month
18.22"
(462.79mm)
19.78"
(502.41mm)
-1.56"
(-39.62mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1986 1977
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Oct 1987–Apr 1988
7-Month
20.52"
(521.21mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
-2.39"
(-60.70mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1985 2002
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1984
Sep 1987–Apr 1988
8-Month
26.43"
(671.32mm)
26.46"
(672.08mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1986 1931
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Aug 1987–Apr 1988
9-Month
28.06"
(712.72mm)
30.83"
(783.08mm)
-2.77"
(-70.36mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jul 1987–Apr 1988
10-Month
31.10"
(789.94mm)
34.99"
(888.75mm)
-3.89"
(-98.81mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Ties: 2008
Jun 1987–Apr 1988
11-Month
34.23"
(869.44mm)
38.83"
(986.28mm)
-4.60"
(-116.84mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
May 1987–Apr 1988
12-Month
37.64"
(956.06mm)
42.55"
(1,080.77mm)
-4.91"
(-124.71mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Nov 1986–Apr 1988
18-Month
60.92"
(1,547.37mm)
62.30"
(1,582.42mm)
-1.38"
(-35.05mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1987 1931
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2004
May 1986–Apr 1988
24-Month
76.36"
(1,939.54mm)
85.06"
(2,160.52mm)
-8.70"
(-220.98mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
May 1985–Apr 1988
36-Month
118.98"
(3,022.09mm)
127.66"
(3,242.56mm)
-8.68"
(-220.47mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1987 1967
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2021
May 1984–Apr 1988
48-Month
155.81"
(3,957.57mm)
170.21"
(4,323.33mm)
-14.40"
(-365.76mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1969 1968
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2021
May 1983–Apr 1988
60-Month
206.24"
(5,238.50mm)
212.58"
(5,399.53mm)
-6.34"
(-161.03mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1967
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 17, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/