Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Delaware

Precipitation Rankings, December 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1898
1-Month
3.49"
(88.65mm)
3.46"
(87.88mm)
0.03"
(0.77mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1896 1955
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1996, 2009
Nov–Dec 1898
2-Month
8.08"
(205.23mm)
6.53"
(165.86mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
29th Wettest Wettest to Date 1977
Oct–Dec 1898
3-Month
12.20"
(309.88mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
2.54"
(64.52mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2009
Sep–Dec 1898
4-Month
14.47"
(367.54mm)
13.26"
(336.80mm)
1.21"
(30.74mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1897 2001
40th Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Aug–Dec 1898
5-Month
19.70"
(500.38mm)
17.85"
(453.39mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1930
43rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Jul–Dec 1898
6-Month
23.46"
(595.88mm)
22.16"
(562.86mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2009
Jun–Dec 1898
7-Month
25.83"
(656.08mm)
25.80"
(655.32mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2009
May–Dec 1898
8-Month
30.30"
(769.62mm)
29.36"
(745.74mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2009
Apr–Dec 1898
9-Month
33.44"
(849.38mm)
32.84"
(834.14mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2009
Mar–Dec 1898
10-Month
36.73"
(932.94mm)
36.81"
(934.97mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2009
Feb–Dec 1898
11-Month
38.82"
(986.03mm)
39.86"
(1,012.44mm)
-1.04"
(-26.41mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2018
Jan–Dec 1898
12-Month
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
43.35"
(1,101.09mm)
-1.53"
(-38.86mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1948
Jul 1897–Dec 1898
18-Month
67.52"
(1,715.01mm)
65.49"
(1,663.45mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1897 1930
55th Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
Jan 1897–Dec 1898
24-Month
86.85"
(2,205.99mm)
86.64"
(2,200.66mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
57th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jan 1896–Dec 1898
36-Month
126.35"
(3,209.29mm)
129.86"
(3,298.44mm)
-3.51"
(-89.15mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
82nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1937
Jan 1895–Dec 1898
48-Month
162.91"
(4,137.91mm)
173.09"
(4,396.49mm)
-10.18"
(-258.58mm)
17th Driest Driest to Date 1965
105th Wettest Wettest to Date 1938

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/