Climate at a Glance

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Delaware

Precipitation Rankings, August 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1897
1-Month
3.65"
(92.71mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1896 2008
74th Wettest Wettest to Date 1967
Jul–Aug 1897
2-Month
12.18"
(309.37mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1896 1966
22nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1919
Jun–Aug 1897
3-Month
15.12"
(384.05mm)
12.54"
(318.52mm)
2.58"
(65.53mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1966
36th Wettest Wettest to Date 2013
Ties: 1917
May–Aug 1897
4-Month
18.81"
(477.77mm)
16.10"
(408.94mm)
2.71"
(68.83mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1964
35th Wettest Wettest to Date 1919
Apr–Aug 1897
5-Month
21.88"
(555.75mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
2.30"
(58.42mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1896 1957
40th Wettest Wettest to Date 1919
Mar–Aug 1897
6-Month
24.56"
(623.82mm)
23.55"
(598.17mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
48th Wettest Wettest to Date 1989
Feb–Aug 1897
7-Month
29.28"
(743.71mm)
26.60"
(675.64mm)
2.68"
(68.07mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
40th Wettest Wettest to Date 1958
Jan–Aug 1897
8-Month
31.51"
(800.35mm)
30.09"
(764.29mm)
1.42"
(36.06mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
48th Wettest Wettest to Date 1958
Dec 1896–Aug 1897
9-Month
32.62"
(828.55mm)
33.55"
(852.17mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
75th Wettest Wettest to Date 1958
Nov 1896–Aug 1897
10-Month
34.99"
(888.75mm)
36.62"
(930.15mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
77th Wettest Wettest to Date 1958
Ties: 1987
Oct 1896–Aug 1897
11-Month
37.74"
(958.60mm)
39.77"
(1,010.16mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1896 1966
73rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1958
Sep 1896–Aug 1897
12-Month
42.18"
(1,071.37mm)
43.36"
(1,101.34mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1896 1966
70th Wettest Wettest to Date 1958
Mar 1896–Aug 1897
18-Month
63.27"
(1,607.06mm)
66.82"
(1,697.23mm)
-3.55"
(-90.17mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1896 1966
88th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Sep 1895–Aug 1897
24-Month
79.79"
(2,026.67mm)
86.56"
(2,198.62mm)
-6.77"
(-171.95mm)
30th Driest Driest to Date 1966
96th Wettest Wettest to Date 2004

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 28, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/