Climate at a Glance

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Delaware

Precipitation Rankings, August 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1953
1-Month
5.92"
(150.37mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1951 2008
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1967
Jul–Aug 1953
2-Month
9.28"
(235.71mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1919
Jun–Aug 1953
3-Month
12.24"
(310.90mm)
12.54"
(318.52mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2013
May–Aug 1953
4-Month
18.00"
(457.20mm)
16.10"
(408.94mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1951 1964
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1919
Apr–Aug 1953
5-Month
22.24"
(564.90mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
2.66"
(67.57mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1951 1957
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1919
Mar–Aug 1953
6-Month
27.51"
(698.75mm)
23.55"
(598.17mm)
3.96"
(100.58mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1951 1930
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1989
Feb–Aug 1953
7-Month
30.52"
(775.21mm)
26.60"
(675.64mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1951 1930
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1958
Ties: 2001
Jan–Aug 1953
8-Month
34.82"
(884.43mm)
30.09"
(764.29mm)
4.73"
(120.14mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1930
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1958
Dec 1952–Aug 1953
9-Month
38.38"
(974.85mm)
33.55"
(852.17mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1930
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1958
Nov 1952–Aug 1953
10-Month
43.81"
(1,112.77mm)
36.62"
(930.15mm)
7.19"
(182.62mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1951 1977
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1958
Oct 1952–Aug 1953
11-Month
44.79"
(1,137.67mm)
39.77"
(1,010.16mm)
5.02"
(127.51mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1958
Sep 1952–Aug 1953
12-Month
47.41"
(1,204.21mm)
43.36"
(1,101.34mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1958
Mar 1952–Aug 1953
18-Month
77.58"
(1,970.53mm)
66.82"
(1,697.23mm)
10.76"
(273.30mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1984
Sep 1951–Aug 1953
24-Month
102.13"
(2,594.10mm)
86.56"
(2,198.62mm)
15.57"
(395.48mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2004
Sep 1950–Aug 1953
36-Month
142.35"
(3,615.69mm)
129.84"
(3,297.94mm)
12.51"
(317.75mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2005
Sep 1949–Aug 1953
48-Month
179.17"
(4,550.92mm)
173.06"
(4,395.72mm)
6.11"
(155.20mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1939
Sep 1948–Aug 1953
60-Month
224.66"
(5,706.36mm)
216.24"
(5,492.50mm)
8.42"
(213.86mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1937

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on July 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/