Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, December 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1996
1-Month
6.32"
(160.53mm)
3.29"
(83.57mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1955
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1969
Nov–Dec 1996
2-Month
9.46"
(240.28mm)
6.27"
(159.26mm)
3.19"
(81.02mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1972
Oct–Dec 1996
3-Month
14.02"
(356.11mm)
9.38"
(238.25mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1995 2001
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2009
Sep–Dec 1996
4-Month
20.45"
(519.43mm)
12.94"
(328.68mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Aug–Dec 1996
5-Month
24.41"
(620.01mm)
17.33"
(440.18mm)
7.08"
(179.83mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Jul–Dec 1996
6-Month
31.93"
(811.02mm)
21.51"
(546.35mm)
10.42"
(264.67mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jun–Dec 1996
7-Month
37.44"
(950.98mm)
25.36"
(644.14mm)
12.08"
(306.84mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
May–Dec 1996
8-Month
43.14"
(1,095.76mm)
29.09"
(738.89mm)
14.05"
(356.87mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Apr–Dec 1996
9-Month
46.85"
(1,189.99mm)
32.57"
(827.28mm)
14.28"
(362.71mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Mar–Dec 1996
10-Month
50.76"
(1,289.30mm)
36.35"
(923.29mm)
14.41"
(366.01mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Feb–Dec 1996
11-Month
53.27"
(1,353.06mm)
39.24"
(996.70mm)
14.03"
(356.36mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jan–Dec 1996
12-Month
58.97"
(1,497.84mm)
42.59"
(1,081.79mm)
16.38"
(416.05mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jul 1995–Dec 1996
18-Month
80.34"
(2,040.64mm)
64.07"
(1,627.38mm)
16.27"
(413.26mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2018
Jan 1995–Dec 1996
24-Month
98.50"
(2,501.90mm)
85.13"
(2,162.30mm)
13.37"
(339.60mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2004
Jan 1994–Dec 1996
36-Month
144.33"
(3,665.98mm)
127.64"
(3,242.06mm)
16.69"
(423.92mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2020
Jan 1993–Dec 1996
48-Month
190.05"
(4,827.27mm)
170.14"
(4,321.56mm)
19.91"
(505.71mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2020
Jan 1992–Dec 1996
60-Month
232.37"
(5,902.20mm)
212.69"
(5,402.33mm)
19.68"
(499.87mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 24, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/