Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, May 2005

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2005
1-Month
3.75"
(95.25mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2002 1964
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2018
Apr–May 2005
2-Month
7.34"
(186.44mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
0.13"
(3.31mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2002 1963
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1983
Mar–May 2005
3-Month
11.83"
(300.48mm)
10.99"
(279.15mm)
0.84"
(21.33mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2004 1986
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1983
Feb–May 2005
4-Month
13.79"
(350.27mm)
13.88"
(352.55mm)
-0.09"
(-2.28mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2002 2006
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1983
Jan–May 2005
5-Month
17.70"
(449.58mm)
17.23"
(437.64mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2004 1969
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1998
Dec 2004–May 2005
6-Month
20.60"
(523.24mm)
20.52"
(521.21mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2002 1986
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1984
Nov 2004–May 2005
7-Month
25.05"
(636.27mm)
23.51"
(597.15mm)
1.54"
(39.12mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2002 1977
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1998
Oct 2004–May 2005
8-Month
26.77"
(679.96mm)
26.64"
(676.66mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2002 1925
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1984
Sep 2004–May 2005
9-Month
32.03"
(813.56mm)
30.19"
(766.83mm)
1.84"
(46.73mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Aug 2004–May 2005
10-Month
37.46"
(951.48mm)
34.56"
(877.82mm)
2.90"
(73.66mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Jul 2004–May 2005
11-Month
43.42"
(1,102.87mm)
38.72"
(983.49mm)
4.70"
(119.38mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Jun 2004–May 2005
12-Month
47.82"
(1,214.63mm)
42.56"
(1,081.02mm)
5.26"
(133.61mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Dec 2003–May 2005
18-Month
69.19"
(1,757.43mm)
63.04"
(1,601.22mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2003 1931
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Jun 2003–May 2005
24-Month
103.21"
(2,621.53mm)
85.05"
(2,160.27mm)
18.16"
(461.26mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2003 1931
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Jun 2002–May 2005
36-Month
152.35"
(3,869.69mm)
127.65"
(3,242.31mm)
24.70"
(627.38mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2004 1967
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Jun 2001–May 2005
48-Month
186.12"
(4,727.45mm)
170.18"
(4,322.57mm)
15.94"
(404.88mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Jun 2000–May 2005
60-Month
228.49"
(5,803.65mm)
212.57"
(5,399.28mm)
15.92"
(404.37mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2004 1969
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/