Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Delaware

Precipitation Rankings, January 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1953
1-Month
4.30"
(109.22mm)
3.49"
(88.65mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1951 1981
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1937
Dec 1952–Jan 1953
2-Month
7.86"
(199.64mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1981
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1978
Ties: 1976
Nov 1952–Jan 1953
3-Month
13.29"
(337.57mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1951 1981
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1978
Oct 1952–Jan 1953
4-Month
14.27"
(362.46mm)
13.17"
(334.52mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1951 2002
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1978
Sep 1952–Jan 1953
5-Month
16.89"
(429.01mm)
16.76"
(425.70mm)
0.13"
(3.31mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1951 2002
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1936
Aug 1952–Jan 1953
6-Month
24.13"
(612.90mm)
21.35"
(542.29mm)
2.78"
(70.61mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1951 1931
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2010
Jul 1952–Jan 1953
7-Month
28.35"
(720.09mm)
25.63"
(651.00mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1951 1931
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2010
Jun 1952–Jan 1953
8-Month
31.25"
(793.75mm)
29.26"
(743.20mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1951 1931
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2010
May 1952–Jan 1953
9-Month
35.80"
(909.32mm)
32.81"
(833.37mm)
2.99"
(75.95mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1951 1931
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1949
Apr 1952–Jan 1953
10-Month
41.69"
(1,058.93mm)
36.27"
(921.26mm)
5.42"
(137.67mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1931
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2010
Mar 1952–Jan 1953
11-Month
47.06"
(1,195.32mm)
40.22"
(1,021.59mm)
6.84"
(173.73mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1952 1931
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2010
Feb 1952–Jan 1953
12-Month
49.51"
(1,257.55mm)
43.29"
(1,099.57mm)
6.22"
(157.98mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1952 1931
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Aug 1951–Jan 1953
18-Month
74.25"
(1,885.95mm)
64.54"
(1,639.32mm)
9.71"
(246.63mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1931
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2004
Feb 1951–Jan 1953
24-Month
96.12"
(2,441.45mm)
86.54"
(2,198.12mm)
9.58"
(243.33mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1936
Feb 1950–Jan 1953
36-Month
134.78"
(3,423.41mm)
129.80"
(3,296.92mm)
4.98"
(126.49mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1952 1967
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1937
Feb 1949–Jan 1953
48-Month
171.08"
(4,345.43mm)
173.07"
(4,395.98mm)
-1.99"
(-50.55mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1945 1966
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1937
Feb 1948–Jan 1953
60-Month
229.70"
(5,834.38mm)
216.19"
(5,491.23mm)
13.51"
(343.15mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1952 1967
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1939

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/