Climate at a Glance

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Delaware

Precipitation Rankings, December 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1948
1-Month
5.48"
(139.19mm)
3.46"
(87.88mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1947 1955
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1996, 2009
Nov–Dec 1948
2-Month
11.86"
(301.24mm)
6.53"
(165.86mm)
5.33"
(135.38mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1947 1965
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1977
Oct–Dec 1948
3-Month
15.91"
(404.11mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
6.25"
(158.75mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1947 1965
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Sep–Dec 1948
4-Month
17.81"
(452.37mm)
13.26"
(336.80mm)
4.55"
(115.57mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1947 2001
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2009
Aug–Dec 1948
5-Month
23.93"
(607.82mm)
17.85"
(453.39mm)
6.08"
(154.43mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2009
Ties: 1977
Jul–Dec 1948
6-Month
28.13"
(714.50mm)
22.16"
(562.86mm)
5.97"
(151.64mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2009
Jun–Dec 1948
7-Month
33.28"
(845.31mm)
25.80"
(655.32mm)
7.48"
(189.99mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2009
May–Dec 1948
8-Month
43.61"
(1,107.69mm)
29.36"
(745.74mm)
14.25"
(361.95mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Apr–Dec 1948
9-Month
46.78"
(1,188.21mm)
32.84"
(834.14mm)
13.94"
(354.07mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Mar–Dec 1948
10-Month
50.47"
(1,281.94mm)
36.81"
(934.97mm)
13.66"
(346.97mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Feb–Dec 1948
11-Month
53.37"
(1,355.60mm)
39.86"
(1,012.44mm)
13.51"
(343.16mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jan–Dec 1948
12-Month
60.05"
(1,525.27mm)
43.35"
(1,101.09mm)
16.70"
(424.18mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1948
Jul 1947–Dec 1948
18-Month
78.88"
(2,003.55mm)
65.49"
(1,663.45mm)
13.39"
(340.10mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2003
Jan 1947–Dec 1948
24-Month
99.11"
(2,517.39mm)
86.64"
(2,200.66mm)
12.47"
(316.73mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1947 1965
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2018
Jan 1946–Dec 1948
36-Month
135.90"
(3,451.86mm)
129.86"
(3,298.44mm)
6.04"
(153.42mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1947 1965
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1937
Jan 1945–Dec 1948
48-Month
188.72"
(4,793.49mm)
173.09"
(4,396.49mm)
15.63"
(397.00mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1947 1965
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1938
Jan 1944–Dec 1948
60-Month
233.29"
(5,925.57mm)
216.36"
(5,495.54mm)
16.93"
(430.03mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1947 1966
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1938

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/