Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Delaware

Precipitation Rankings, January 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1898
1-Month
3.00"
(76.20mm)
3.49"
(88.65mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1981
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1937
Ties: 2017
Dec 1897–Jan 1898
2-Month
6.87"
(174.50mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1897 1981
58th Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
Nov 1897–Jan 1898
3-Month
11.00"
(279.40mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1897 1981
41st Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
Oct 1897–Jan 1898
4-Month
15.45"
(392.43mm)
13.17"
(334.52mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1897 2002
31st Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
Sep 1897–Jan 1898
5-Month
16.52"
(419.61mm)
16.76"
(425.70mm)
-0.24"
(-6.09mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1897 2002
62nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1936
Aug 1897–Jan 1898
6-Month
20.17"
(512.32mm)
21.35"
(542.29mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
76th Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Jul 1897–Jan 1898
7-Month
28.70"
(728.98mm)
25.63"
(651.00mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
37th Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Ties: 1943
Jun 1897–Jan 1898
8-Month
31.64"
(803.66mm)
29.26"
(743.20mm)
2.38"
(60.46mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
43rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
May 1897–Jan 1898
9-Month
35.33"
(897.38mm)
32.81"
(833.37mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
42nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1949
Apr 1897–Jan 1898
10-Month
38.40"
(975.36mm)
36.27"
(921.26mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
47th Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Mar 1897–Jan 1898
11-Month
41.08"
(1,043.43mm)
40.22"
(1,021.59mm)
0.86"
(21.84mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
58th Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Feb 1897–Jan 1898
12-Month
45.80"
(1,163.32mm)
43.29"
(1,099.57mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
43rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1896–Jan 1898
18-Month
60.48"
(1,536.19mm)
64.54"
(1,639.32mm)
-4.06"
(-103.13mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
85th Wettest Wettest to Date 2004
Feb 1896–Jan 1898
24-Month
86.06"
(2,185.92mm)
86.54"
(2,198.12mm)
-0.48"
(-12.20mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
64th Wettest Wettest to Date 1936
Feb 1895–Jan 1898
36-Month
119.59"
(3,037.59mm)
129.80"
(3,296.92mm)
-10.21"
(-259.33mm)
17th Driest Driest to Date 1967
106th Wettest Wettest to Date 1937

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/