Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of December 2021. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, October 2016

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2016
1-Month
2.22"
(56.39mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
-0.89"
(-22.60mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2008 1963
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1976
Sep–Oct 2016
2-Month
8.81"
(223.77mm)
6.68"
(169.67mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1941
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1999
Aug–Oct 2016
3-Month
11.59"
(294.39mm)
11.06"
(280.92mm)
0.53"
(13.47mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2015 1930
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2011
Jul–Oct 2016
4-Month
16.41"
(416.81mm)
15.24"
(387.10mm)
1.17"
(29.71mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2015 1930
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2018
Jun–Oct 2016
5-Month
20.58"
(522.73mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
1.49"
(37.84mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2018
May–Oct 2016
6-Month
26.51"
(673.35mm)
22.82"
(579.63mm)
3.69"
(93.72mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2015 1930
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2018
Apr–Oct 2016
7-Month
28.64"
(727.46mm)
26.30"
(668.02mm)
2.34"
(59.44mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2018
Mar–Oct 2016
8-Month
30.41"
(772.41mm)
30.08"
(764.03mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2010 1930
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2018
Feb–Oct 2016
9-Month
34.45"
(875.03mm)
32.97"
(837.44mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2012 1930
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2018
Jan–Oct 2016
10-Month
37.45"
(951.23mm)
36.33"
(922.78mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2012 1930
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2018
Dec 2015–Oct 2016
11-Month
42.02"
(1,067.31mm)
39.61"
(1,006.09mm)
2.41"
(61.22mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2012 1930
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1979
Nov 2015–Oct 2016
12-Month
44.64"
(1,133.86mm)
42.60"
(1,082.04mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2013 1930
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2003
May 2015–Oct 2016
18-Month
70.60"
(1,793.24mm)
65.38"
(1,660.65mm)
5.22"
(132.59mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2015 1930
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
Nov 2014–Oct 2016
24-Month
90.93"
(2,309.62mm)
85.12"
(2,162.05mm)
5.81"
(147.57mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2014 1931
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2004
Nov 2013–Oct 2016
36-Month
136.88"
(3,476.75mm)
127.68"
(3,243.07mm)
9.20"
(233.68mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2005
Nov 2012–Oct 2016
48-Month
179.72"
(4,564.89mm)
170.17"
(4,322.32mm)
9.55"
(242.57mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2015 1966
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2021
Nov 2011–Oct 2016
60-Month
222.57"
(5,653.28mm)
212.67"
(5,401.82mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2010 1966
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 19, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/