Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Delaware

Precipitation Rankings, August 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1896
1-Month
1.78"
(45.21mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
-2.81"
(-71.38mm)
11th Driest Driest to Date 2008
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1967
Jul–Aug 1896
2-Month
6.61"
(167.89mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
-2.29"
(-58.17mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1895 1966
90th Wettest Wettest to Date 1919
Jun–Aug 1896
3-Month
11.79"
(299.47mm)
12.54"
(318.52mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1895 1966
73rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2013
May–Aug 1896
4-Month
14.82"
(376.43mm)
16.10"
(408.94mm)
-1.28"
(-32.51mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1895 1964
77th Wettest Wettest to Date 1919
Apr–Aug 1896
5-Month
16.17"
(410.72mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
-3.41"
(-86.61mm)
32nd Driest Driest to Date 1957
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1919
Mar–Aug 1896
6-Month
21.09"
(535.69mm)
23.55"
(598.17mm)
-2.46"
(-62.48mm)
36th Driest Driest to Date 1930
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1989
Ties: 1982
Feb–Aug 1896
7-Month
27.36"
(694.94mm)
26.60"
(675.64mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
52nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1958
Jan–Aug 1896
8-Month
28.83"
(732.28mm)
30.09"
(764.29mm)
-1.26"
(-32.01mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
69th Wettest Wettest to Date 1958
Dec 1895–Aug 1896
9-Month
30.95"
(786.13mm)
33.55"
(852.17mm)
-2.60"
(-66.04mm)
40th Driest Driest to Date 1930
85th Wettest Wettest to Date 1958
Nov 1895–Aug 1896
10-Month
32.94"
(836.68mm)
36.62"
(930.15mm)
-3.68"
(-93.47mm)
39th Driest Driest to Date 1977
86th Wettest Wettest to Date 1958
Oct 1895–Aug 1896
11-Month
35.57"
(903.48mm)
39.77"
(1,010.16mm)
-4.20"
(-106.68mm)
30th Driest Driest to Date 1966
95th Wettest Wettest to Date 1958
Sep 1895–Aug 1896
12-Month
37.61"
(955.29mm)
43.36"
(1,101.34mm)
-5.75"
(-146.05mm)
23rd Driest Driest to Date 1966
102nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1958
Mar 1895–Aug 1896
18-Month
59.44"
(1,509.78mm)
66.82"
(1,697.23mm)
-7.38"
(-187.45mm)
20th Driest Driest to Date 1966
105th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984

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/