Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, April 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2016
1-Month
2.13"
(54.10mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 2010 1985
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1983
Mar–Apr 2016
2-Month
3.90"
(99.06mm)
7.26"
(184.40mm)
-3.36"
(-85.34mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 2006 1915
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1983
Feb–Apr 2016
3-Month
7.94"
(201.68mm)
10.15"
(257.81mm)
-2.21"
(-56.13mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 2012 2006
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1983
Ties: 1911
Jan–Apr 2016
4-Month
10.94"
(277.88mm)
13.51"
(343.15mm)
-2.57"
(-65.27mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 2012 1985
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1998
Dec 2015–Apr 2016
5-Month
15.51"
(393.95mm)
16.79"
(426.47mm)
-1.28"
(-32.52mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2012 1985
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1937
Ties: 1942
Nov 2015–Apr 2016
6-Month
18.13"
(460.50mm)
19.78"
(502.41mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2013 1977
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1998
Ties: 1918
Oct 2015–Apr 2016
7-Month
21.84"
(554.74mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
-1.07"
(-27.17mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2012 2002
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1984
Sep 2015–Apr 2016
8-Month
25.70"
(652.78mm)
26.46"
(672.08mm)
-0.76"
(-19.30mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2009 1931
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019
Aug 2015–Apr 2016
9-Month
28.31"
(719.07mm)
30.83"
(783.08mm)
-2.52"
(-64.01mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2009 1931
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019
Jul 2015–Apr 2016
10-Month
32.24"
(818.90mm)
34.99"
(888.75mm)
-2.75"
(-69.85mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2009 1931
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019
Jun 2015–Apr 2016
11-Month
41.63"
(1,057.40mm)
38.83"
(986.28mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
May 2015–Apr 2016
12-Month
44.09"
(1,119.89mm)
42.55"
(1,080.77mm)
1.54"
(39.12mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
Nov 2014–Apr 2016
18-Month
64.42"
(1,636.27mm)
62.30"
(1,582.42mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2013 1931
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2004
May 2014–Apr 2016
24-Month
87.06"
(2,211.32mm)
85.06"
(2,160.52mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2009 1931
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019
May 2013–Apr 2016
36-Month
136.61"
(3,469.89mm)
127.66"
(3,242.56mm)
8.95"
(227.33mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2015 1967
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2005
May 2012–Apr 2016
48-Month
179.99"
(4,571.75mm)
170.21"
(4,323.33mm)
9.78"
(248.42mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2011 1968
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019
May 2011–Apr 2016
60-Month
225.65"
(5,731.51mm)
212.58"
(5,399.53mm)
13.07"
(331.98mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2015 1967
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 8, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/