Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, October 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2003
1-Month
4.22"
(107.19mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
1.11"
(28.20mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2001 1963
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1976
Sep–Oct 2003
2-Month
12.07"
(306.58mm)
6.68"
(169.67mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2002 1941
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1999
Aug–Oct 2003
3-Month
17.12"
(434.85mm)
11.06"
(280.92mm)
6.06"
(153.93mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2011
Jul–Oct 2003
4-Month
22.50"
(571.50mm)
15.24"
(387.10mm)
7.26"
(184.40mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Jun–Oct 2003
5-Month
29.39"
(746.51mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
May–Oct 2003
6-Month
35.92"
(912.37mm)
22.82"
(579.63mm)
13.10"
(332.74mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Apr–Oct 2003
7-Month
39.02"
(991.11mm)
26.30"
(668.02mm)
12.72"
(323.09mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Mar–Oct 2003
8-Month
43.10"
(1,094.74mm)
30.08"
(764.03mm)
13.02"
(330.71mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Feb–Oct 2003
9-Month
48.96"
(1,243.58mm)
32.97"
(837.44mm)
15.99"
(406.14mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jan–Oct 2003
10-Month
51.21"
(1,300.73mm)
36.33"
(922.78mm)
14.88"
(377.95mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Dec 2002–Oct 2003
11-Month
55.48"
(1,409.19mm)
39.61"
(1,006.09mm)
15.87"
(403.10mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Nov 2002–Oct 2003
12-Month
59.91"
(1,521.71mm)
42.60"
(1,082.04mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
May 2002–Oct 2003
18-Month
81.83"
(2,078.48mm)
65.38"
(1,660.65mm)
16.45"
(417.83mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Nov 2001–Oct 2003
24-Month
95.54"
(2,426.72mm)
85.12"
(2,162.05mm)
10.42"
(264.67mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2004
Nov 2000–Oct 2003
36-Month
133.57"
(3,392.68mm)
127.68"
(3,243.07mm)
5.89"
(149.61mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2005
Nov 1999–Oct 2003
48-Month
177.36"
(4,504.94mm)
170.17"
(4,322.32mm)
7.19"
(182.62mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2006
Nov 1998–Oct 2003
60-Month
220.04"
(5,589.02mm)
212.67"
(5,401.82mm)
7.37"
(187.20mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 16, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/