Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Delaware

Precipitation Rankings, September 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1953
1-Month
1.92"
(48.77mm)
3.60"
(91.44mm)
-1.68"
(-42.67mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1948 1941
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1935
Ties: 1984
Aug–Sep 1953
2-Month
7.84"
(199.14mm)
8.19"
(208.03mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1951 2005
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1928
Ties: 1963
Jul–Sep 1953
3-Month
11.20"
(284.48mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1951 1968
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1938
Jun–Sep 1953
4-Month
14.16"
(359.66mm)
16.14"
(409.96mm)
-1.98"
(-50.30mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1949 1968
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1938
Ties: 1944
May–Sep 1953
5-Month
19.92"
(505.97mm)
19.70"
(500.38mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1951 1964
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1989
Apr–Sep 1953
6-Month
24.16"
(613.66mm)
23.18"
(588.77mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1986
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1989
Mar–Sep 1953
7-Month
29.43"
(747.52mm)
27.16"
(689.86mm)
2.27"
(57.66mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1951 1986
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1989
Feb–Sep 1953
8-Month
32.44"
(823.98mm)
30.20"
(767.08mm)
2.24"
(56.90mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1951 1930
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1989
Jan–Sep 1953
9-Month
36.74"
(933.20mm)
33.69"
(855.73mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1951 1930
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1989
Dec 1952–Sep 1953
10-Month
40.30"
(1,023.62mm)
37.15"
(943.61mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1951 1986
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1958
Nov 1952–Sep 1953
11-Month
45.73"
(1,161.54mm)
40.22"
(1,021.59mm)
5.51"
(139.95mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1951 1930
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1958
Oct 1952–Sep 1953
12-Month
46.71"
(1,186.43mm)
43.37"
(1,101.60mm)
3.34"
(84.83mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1951 1986
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2003
Apr 1952–Sep 1953
18-Month
74.13"
(1,882.90mm)
66.48"
(1,688.59mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2010
Oct 1951–Sep 1953
24-Month
101.54"
(2,579.12mm)
86.63"
(2,200.40mm)
14.91"
(378.72mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2004
Oct 1950–Sep 1953
36-Month
138.45"
(3,516.63mm)
129.92"
(3,299.97mm)
8.53"
(216.66mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1935
Oct 1949–Sep 1953
48-Month
177.50"
(4,508.50mm)
173.15"
(4,398.01mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1936
Oct 1948–Sep 1953
60-Month
224.68"
(5,706.87mm)
216.34"
(5,495.04mm)
8.34"
(211.83mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1937

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/