Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Delaware

Precipitation Rankings, August 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1959
1-Month
4.62"
(117.35mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1957 2008
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1967
Jul–Aug 1959
2-Month
14.42"
(366.27mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
5.52"
(140.21mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1919
Jun–Aug 1959
3-Month
17.05"
(433.07mm)
12.54"
(318.52mm)
4.51"
(114.55mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2013
May–Aug 1959
4-Month
18.49"
(469.65mm)
16.10"
(408.94mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1957 1964
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1919
Apr–Aug 1959
5-Month
21.89"
(556.01mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
2.31"
(58.68mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1919
Mar–Aug 1959
6-Month
25.31"
(642.87mm)
23.55"
(598.17mm)
1.76"
(44.70mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1989
Feb–Aug 1959
7-Month
27.12"
(688.85mm)
26.60"
(675.64mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1958
Jan–Aug 1959
8-Month
28.82"
(732.03mm)
30.09"
(764.29mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1958
Dec 1958–Aug 1959
9-Month
31.16"
(791.46mm)
33.55"
(852.17mm)
-2.39"
(-60.71mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1958
Nov 1958–Aug 1959
10-Month
33.92"
(861.57mm)
36.62"
(930.15mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1957 1977
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1958
Oct 1958–Aug 1959
11-Month
37.20"
(944.88mm)
39.77"
(1,010.16mm)
-2.57"
(-65.28mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1958
Sep 1958–Aug 1959
12-Month
39.46"
(1,002.28mm)
43.36"
(1,101.34mm)
-3.90"
(-99.06mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1958
Mar 1958–Aug 1959
18-Month
75.36"
(1,914.14mm)
66.82"
(1,697.23mm)
8.54"
(216.91mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984
Sep 1957–Aug 1959
24-Month
100.57"
(2,554.48mm)
86.56"
(2,198.62mm)
14.01"
(355.86mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2004
Sep 1956–Aug 1959
36-Month
138.84"
(3,526.54mm)
129.84"
(3,297.94mm)
9.00"
(228.60mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2005
Sep 1955–Aug 1959
48-Month
176.93"
(4,494.02mm)
173.06"
(4,395.72mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1939
Sep 1954–Aug 1959
60-Month
221.03"
(5,614.16mm)
216.24"
(5,492.50mm)
4.79"
(121.66mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1937

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/