Climate at a Glance

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Delaware

Precipitation Rankings, April 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1953
1-Month
4.24"
(107.70mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
0.76"
(19.31mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1985
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Mar–Apr 1953
2-Month
9.51"
(241.55mm)
7.46"
(189.48mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1951 1985
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Feb–Apr 1953
3-Month
12.52"
(318.01mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1951 2006
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Jan–Apr 1953
4-Month
16.82"
(427.23mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1951 1985
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1994
Dec 1952–Apr 1953
5-Month
20.38"
(517.65mm)
17.46"
(443.48mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1985
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1994
Nov 1952–Apr 1953
6-Month
25.81"
(655.57mm)
20.52"
(521.21mm)
5.29"
(134.36mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1951 1985
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1952
Oct 1952–Apr 1953
7-Month
26.79"
(680.47mm)
23.67"
(601.22mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1951 1985
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2010
Sep 1952–Apr 1953
8-Month
29.41"
(747.01mm)
27.27"
(692.66mm)
2.14"
(54.35mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1951 1985
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1936
Aug 1952–Apr 1953
9-Month
36.65"
(930.91mm)
31.85"
(808.99mm)
4.80"
(121.92mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1951 1985
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2010
Jul 1952–Apr 1953
10-Month
40.87"
(1,038.10mm)
36.13"
(917.70mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1951 1985
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1939
Jun 1952–Apr 1953
11-Month
43.77"
(1,111.76mm)
39.76"
(1,009.90mm)
4.01"
(101.86mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1951 1985
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2010
Ties: 1958
May 1952–Apr 1953
12-Month
48.32"
(1,227.33mm)
43.32"
(1,100.33mm)
5.00"
(127.00mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1951 1931
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2010
Nov 1951–Apr 1953
18-Month
78.67"
(1,998.22mm)
63.79"
(1,620.27mm)
14.88"
(377.95mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1952 1931
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1949
May 1951–Apr 1953
24-Month
99.86"
(2,536.44mm)
86.54"
(2,198.12mm)
13.32"
(338.32mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
May 1950–Apr 1953
36-Month
138.14"
(3,508.76mm)
129.85"
(3,298.19mm)
8.29"
(210.57mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1952 1967
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1936
May 1949–Apr 1953
48-Month
173.22"
(4,399.79mm)
173.13"
(4,397.50mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1948 1966
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1939
May 1948–Apr 1953
60-Month
232.46"
(5,904.48mm)
216.24"
(5,492.50mm)
16.22"
(411.98mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1952 1967
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1939

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/