Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Delaware

Precipitation Rankings, May 1929

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1929
1-Month
2.08"
(52.83mm)
3.56"
(90.42mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1928 1964
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1948
Apr–May 1929
2-Month
8.21"
(208.53mm)
7.04"
(178.82mm)
1.17"
(29.71mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1928 1942
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1948
Mar–May 1929
3-Month
11.93"
(303.02mm)
11.01"
(279.65mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1928 1986
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1983
Feb–May 1929
4-Month
16.49"
(418.85mm)
14.06"
(357.12mm)
2.43"
(61.73mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1928 2006
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1983
Jan–May 1929
5-Month
18.94"
(481.08mm)
17.55"
(445.77mm)
1.39"
(35.31mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1928 2012
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1948
Dec 1928–May 1929
6-Month
21.19"
(538.23mm)
21.01"
(533.65mm)
0.18"
(4.58mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1928 1986
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1984
Nov 1928–May 1929
7-Month
22.90"
(581.66mm)
24.08"
(611.63mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1928 1977
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1984
Oct 1928–May 1929
8-Month
23.84"
(605.54mm)
27.23"
(691.64mm)
-3.39"
(-86.10mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1927 2002
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1984
Ties: 1968
Sep 1928–May 1929
9-Month
30.43"
(772.92mm)
30.82"
(782.83mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1928 2002
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1984
Aug 1928–May 1929
10-Month
39.51"
(1,003.55mm)
35.40"
(899.16mm)
4.11"
(104.39mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1928 1985
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2010
Jul 1928–May 1929
11-Month
43.73"
(1,110.74mm)
39.69"
(1,008.13mm)
4.04"
(102.61mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1928 1931
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2019
Ties: 1935
Jun 1928–May 1929
12-Month
48.86"
(1,241.04mm)
43.32"
(1,100.33mm)
5.54"
(140.71mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1928 1965
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2010
Dec 1927–May 1929
18-Month
68.95"
(1,751.33mm)
64.29"
(1,632.97mm)
4.66"
(118.36mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1928 1931
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1949
Jun 1927–May 1929
24-Month
91.31"
(2,319.27mm)
86.54"
(2,198.12mm)
4.77"
(121.15mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1928 1931
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2019
Jun 1926–May 1929
36-Month
135.40"
(3,439.16mm)
129.85"
(3,298.19mm)
5.55"
(140.97mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1928 1967
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 2005
Jun 1925–May 1929
48-Month
170.32"
(4,326.13mm)
173.12"
(4,397.25mm)
-2.80"
(-71.12mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1928 1966
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1939
Jun 1924–May 1929
60-Month
207.44"
(5,268.98mm)
216.25"
(5,492.75mm)
-8.81"
(-223.77mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1928 1967
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1939

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 24, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/