Climate at a Glance

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Delaware

Precipitation Rankings, August 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1957
1-Month
2.60"
(66.04mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
-1.99"
(-50.55mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1950 2008
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1967
Jul–Aug 1957
2-Month
3.78"
(96.01mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
-5.12"
(-130.05mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1966
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1919
Jun–Aug 1957
3-Month
7.34"
(186.44mm)
12.54"
(318.52mm)
-5.20"
(-132.08mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1943 1966
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2013
May–Aug 1957
4-Month
8.89"
(225.81mm)
16.10"
(408.94mm)
-7.21"
(-183.13mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1964
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1919
Apr–Aug 1957
5-Month
11.28"
(286.51mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
-8.30"
(-210.82mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1957
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1919
Mar–Aug 1957
6-Month
14.66"
(372.36mm)
23.55"
(598.17mm)
-8.89"
(-225.81mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1989
Feb–Aug 1957
7-Month
18.21"
(462.53mm)
26.60"
(675.64mm)
-8.39"
(-213.11mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1958
Jan–Aug 1957
8-Month
20.45"
(519.43mm)
30.09"
(764.29mm)
-9.64"
(-244.86mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1958
Dec 1956–Aug 1957
9-Month
24.09"
(611.89mm)
33.55"
(852.17mm)
-9.46"
(-240.28mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1958
Nov 1956–Aug 1957
10-Month
29.06"
(738.12mm)
36.62"
(930.15mm)
-7.56"
(-192.03mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1950 1977
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1958
Oct 1956–Aug 1957
11-Month
34.85"
(885.19mm)
39.77"
(1,010.16mm)
-4.92"
(-124.97mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1954 1966
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1958
Sep 1956–Aug 1957
12-Month
38.27"
(972.06mm)
43.36"
(1,101.34mm)
-5.09"
(-129.28mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1956 1966
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1958
Mar 1956–Aug 1957
18-Month
61.02"
(1,549.91mm)
66.82"
(1,697.23mm)
-5.80"
(-147.32mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1984
Ties: 1922
Sep 1955–Aug 1957
24-Month
76.36"
(1,939.54mm)
86.56"
(2,198.62mm)
-10.20"
(-259.08mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2004
Sep 1954–Aug 1957
36-Month
120.46"
(3,059.68mm)
129.84"
(3,297.94mm)
-9.38"
(-238.26mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1956 1966
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2005
Sep 1953–Aug 1957
48-Month
155.02"
(3,937.51mm)
173.06"
(4,395.72mm)
-18.04"
(-458.21mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1939
Sep 1952–Aug 1957
60-Month
202.43"
(5,141.72mm)
216.24"
(5,492.50mm)
-13.81"
(-350.78mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1937

Citing This Page

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