Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Precipitation Rankings, January 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2017
1-Month
3.14"
(79.76mm)
3.36"
(85.34mm)
-0.22"
(-5.58mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2016 1981
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1937
Dec 2016–Jan 2017
2-Month
6.35"
(161.29mm)
6.64"
(168.66mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2012 1981
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1937
Nov 2016–Jan 2017
3-Month
7.35"
(186.69mm)
9.63"
(244.60mm)
-2.28"
(-57.91mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 2011 1981
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1978
Oct 2016–Jan 2017
4-Month
9.57"
(243.08mm)
12.76"
(324.10mm)
-3.19"
(-81.02mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1978
Sep 2016–Jan 2017
5-Month
16.16"
(410.46mm)
16.31"
(414.27mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2008 1931
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Aug 2016–Jan 2017
6-Month
18.94"
(481.08mm)
20.69"
(525.53mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2008 1931
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Jul 2016–Jan 2017
7-Month
23.76"
(603.50mm)
24.84"
(630.94mm)
-1.08"
(-27.44mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 2009 1931
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Jun 2016–Jan 2017
8-Month
27.93"
(709.42mm)
28.69"
(728.73mm)
-0.76"
(-19.31mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
May 2016–Jan 2017
9-Month
33.86"
(860.04mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Apr 2016–Jan 2017
10-Month
35.99"
(914.15mm)
35.87"
(911.10mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2011 1931
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Mar 2016–Jan 2017
11-Month
37.76"
(959.10mm)
39.63"
(1,006.60mm)
-1.87"
(-47.50mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2011 1931
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Feb 2016–Jan 2017
12-Month
41.80"
(1,061.72mm)
42.54"
(1,080.52mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2013 1931
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Aug 2015–Jan 2017
18-Month
62.17"
(1,579.12mm)
63.15"
(1,604.01mm)
-0.98"
(-24.89mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2008 1931
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2004
Feb 2015–Jan 2017
24-Month
87.87"
(2,231.90mm)
85.07"
(2,160.78mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2014 1932
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2005
Feb 2014–Jan 2017
36-Month
133.77"
(3,397.76mm)
127.60"
(3,241.04mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2015 1967
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2006
Feb 2013–Jan 2017
48-Month
179.01"
(4,546.85mm)
170.16"
(4,322.06mm)
8.85"
(224.79mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2016 1967
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2007
Feb 2012–Jan 2017
60-Month
220.59"
(5,602.99mm)
212.54"
(5,398.52mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2011 1967
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/