Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, October 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1996
1-Month
4.56"
(115.82mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1994 1963
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1976
Sep–Oct 1996
2-Month
10.99"
(279.15mm)
6.68"
(169.67mm)
4.31"
(109.48mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1999
Aug–Oct 1996
3-Month
14.95"
(379.73mm)
11.06"
(280.92mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Jul–Oct 1996
4-Month
22.47"
(570.74mm)
15.24"
(387.10mm)
7.23"
(183.64mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Jun–Oct 1996
5-Month
27.98"
(710.69mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
8.89"
(225.80mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
May–Oct 1996
6-Month
33.68"
(855.47mm)
22.82"
(579.63mm)
10.86"
(275.84mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Apr–Oct 1996
7-Month
37.39"
(949.71mm)
26.30"
(668.02mm)
11.09"
(281.69mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Mar–Oct 1996
8-Month
41.30"
(1,049.02mm)
30.08"
(764.03mm)
11.22"
(284.99mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2018
Feb–Oct 1996
9-Month
43.81"
(1,112.77mm)
32.97"
(837.44mm)
10.84"
(275.33mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2018
Jan–Oct 1996
10-Month
49.51"
(1,257.55mm)
36.33"
(922.78mm)
13.18"
(334.77mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Dec 1995–Oct 1996
11-Month
51.89"
(1,318.01mm)
39.61"
(1,006.09mm)
12.28"
(311.92mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Nov 1995–Oct 1996
12-Month
56.29"
(1,429.77mm)
42.60"
(1,082.04mm)
13.69"
(347.73mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2003
May 1995–Oct 1996
18-Month
79.09"
(2,008.89mm)
65.38"
(1,660.65mm)
13.71"
(348.24mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Nov 1994–Oct 1996
24-Month
94.30"
(2,395.22mm)
85.12"
(2,162.05mm)
9.18"
(233.17mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2004
Nov 1993–Oct 1996
36-Month
143.10"
(3,634.74mm)
127.68"
(3,243.07mm)
15.42"
(391.67mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2005
Nov 1992–Oct 1996
48-Month
188.92"
(4,798.57mm)
170.17"
(4,322.32mm)
18.75"
(476.25mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2006
Nov 1991–Oct 1996
60-Month
229.17"
(5,820.92mm)
212.67"
(5,401.82mm)
16.50"
(419.10mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/