Climate at a Glance

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Delaware

Precipitation Rankings, August 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1898
1-Month
5.23"
(132.84mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
0.64"
(16.25mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1897 2008
37th Wettest Wettest to Date 1967
Ties: 1974
Jul–Aug 1898
2-Month
8.99"
(228.35mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1896 1966
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1919
Jun–Aug 1898
3-Month
11.36"
(288.54mm)
12.54"
(318.52mm)
-1.18"
(-29.98mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1895 1966
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2013
May–Aug 1898
4-Month
15.83"
(402.08mm)
16.10"
(408.94mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1896 1964
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1919
Apr–Aug 1898
5-Month
18.97"
(481.84mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
-0.61"
(-15.49mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1896 1957
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1919
Mar–Aug 1898
6-Month
22.26"
(565.40mm)
23.55"
(598.17mm)
-1.29"
(-32.77mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1989
Feb–Aug 1898
7-Month
24.35"
(618.49mm)
26.60"
(675.64mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1958
Jan–Aug 1898
8-Month
27.35"
(694.69mm)
30.09"
(764.29mm)
-2.74"
(-69.60mm)
42nd Driest Driest to Date 1930
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1958
Dec 1897–Aug 1898
9-Month
31.22"
(792.99mm)
33.55"
(852.17mm)
-2.33"
(-59.18mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1958
Nov 1897–Aug 1898
10-Month
35.35"
(897.89mm)
36.62"
(930.15mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1897 1977
69th Wettest Wettest to Date 1958
Oct 1897–Aug 1898
11-Month
39.80"
(1,010.92mm)
39.77"
(1,010.16mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
65th Wettest Wettest to Date 1958
Sep 1897–Aug 1898
12-Month
40.87"
(1,038.10mm)
43.36"
(1,101.34mm)
-2.49"
(-63.24mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1966
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1958
Mar 1897–Aug 1898
18-Month
65.43"
(1,661.92mm)
66.82"
(1,697.23mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
69th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Sep 1896–Aug 1898
24-Month
83.05"
(2,109.47mm)
86.56"
(2,198.62mm)
-3.51"
(-89.15mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
79th Wettest Wettest to Date 2004
Sep 1895–Aug 1898
36-Month
120.66"
(3,064.76mm)
129.84"
(3,297.94mm)
-9.18"
(-233.18mm)
21st Driest Driest to Date 1966
102nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2005

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 10, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/