Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, August 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1996
1-Month
3.96"
(100.58mm)
4.38"
(111.25mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1955
Ties: 1907
Jul–Aug 1996
2-Month
11.48"
(291.59mm)
8.57"
(217.68mm)
2.91"
(73.91mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1933
Ties: 1901
Jun–Aug 1996
3-Month
16.99"
(431.55mm)
12.41"
(315.21mm)
4.58"
(116.34mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1955
May–Aug 1996
4-Month
22.69"
(576.33mm)
16.14"
(409.96mm)
6.55"
(166.37mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2018
Apr–Aug 1996
5-Month
26.40"
(670.56mm)
19.62"
(498.35mm)
6.78"
(172.21mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2018
Ties: 1948
Mar–Aug 1996
6-Month
30.31"
(769.87mm)
23.40"
(594.36mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1933
Feb–Aug 1996
7-Month
32.82"
(833.63mm)
26.29"
(667.77mm)
6.53"
(165.86mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2018
Jan–Aug 1996
8-Month
38.52"
(978.41mm)
29.65"
(753.11mm)
8.87"
(225.30mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Dec 1995–Aug 1996
9-Month
40.90"
(1,038.86mm)
32.93"
(836.42mm)
7.97"
(202.44mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1958
Nov 1995–Aug 1996
10-Month
45.30"
(1,150.62mm)
35.92"
(912.37mm)
9.38"
(238.25mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1958
Oct 1995–Aug 1996
11-Month
51.59"
(1,310.39mm)
39.05"
(991.87mm)
12.54"
(318.52mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1933
Sep 1995–Aug 1996
12-Month
54.71"
(1,389.63mm)
42.60"
(1,082.04mm)
12.11"
(307.59mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2003
Mar 1995–Aug 1996
18-Month
72.39"
(1,838.71mm)
65.92"
(1,674.37mm)
6.47"
(164.34mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Sep 1994–Aug 1996
24-Month
87.81"
(2,230.37mm)
85.07"
(2,160.78mm)
2.74"
(69.59mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2004
Sep 1993–Aug 1996
36-Month
139.90"
(3,553.46mm)
127.65"
(3,242.31mm)
12.25"
(311.15mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2005
Sep 1992–Aug 1996
48-Month
184.76"
(4,692.90mm)
170.14"
(4,321.56mm)
14.62"
(371.34mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2006
Sep 1991–Aug 1996
60-Month
224.21"
(5,694.93mm)
212.59"
(5,399.79mm)
11.62"
(295.14mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1937

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/