Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, April 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1997
1-Month
2.59"
(65.79mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
-0.89"
(-22.60mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1983
Mar–Apr 1997
2-Month
7.65"
(194.31mm)
7.26"
(184.40mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1996 1915
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1983
Feb–Apr 1997
3-Month
10.25"
(260.35mm)
10.15"
(257.81mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1996 2006
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1983
Jan–Apr 1997
4-Month
12.62"
(320.55mm)
13.50"
(342.90mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1998
Ties: 1900
Dec 1996–Apr 1997
5-Month
18.94"
(481.08mm)
16.79"
(426.47mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1996 1985
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1937
Nov 1996–Apr 1997
6-Month
22.08"
(560.83mm)
19.78"
(502.41mm)
2.30"
(58.42mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1998
Oct 1996–Apr 1997
7-Month
26.64"
(676.66mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
3.73"
(94.75mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1984
Sep 1996–Apr 1997
8-Month
33.07"
(839.98mm)
26.46"
(672.08mm)
6.61"
(167.90mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Aug 1996–Apr 1997
9-Month
37.03"
(940.56mm)
30.83"
(783.08mm)
6.20"
(157.48mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Jul 1996–Apr 1997
10-Month
44.55"
(1,131.57mm)
34.99"
(888.75mm)
9.56"
(242.82mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1996–Apr 1997
11-Month
50.06"
(1,271.52mm)
38.83"
(986.28mm)
11.23"
(285.24mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
May 1996–Apr 1997
12-Month
55.76"
(1,416.30mm)
42.55"
(1,080.77mm)
13.21"
(335.53mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Nov 1995–Apr 1997
18-Month
78.37"
(1,990.60mm)
62.30"
(1,582.42mm)
16.07"
(408.18mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2004
May 1995–Apr 1997
24-Month
101.17"
(2,569.72mm)
85.06"
(2,160.52mm)
16.11"
(409.20mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
May 1994–Apr 1997
36-Month
137.16"
(3,483.86mm)
127.66"
(3,242.56mm)
9.50"
(241.30mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2005
May 1993–Apr 1997
48-Month
184.69"
(4,691.13mm)
170.21"
(4,323.33mm)
14.48"
(367.80mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1968
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
May 1992–Apr 1997
60-Month
233.89"
(5,940.81mm)
212.58"
(5,399.53mm)
21.31"
(541.28mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on August 5, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/