Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Delaware

Precipitation Rankings, December 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1959
1-Month
3.31"
(84.07mm)
3.46"
(87.88mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1955
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1996, 2009
Nov–Dec 1959
2-Month
8.17"
(207.52mm)
6.53"
(165.86mm)
1.64"
(41.66mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1977
Oct–Dec 1959
3-Month
12.58"
(319.53mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2009
Ties: 1971, 1995
Sep–Dec 1959
4-Month
14.23"
(361.44mm)
13.26"
(336.80mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1958 2001
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2009
Aug–Dec 1959
5-Month
18.85"
(478.79mm)
17.85"
(453.39mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009
Jul–Dec 1959
6-Month
28.65"
(727.71mm)
22.16"
(562.86mm)
6.49"
(164.85mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1958 1930
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2009
Jun–Dec 1959
7-Month
31.28"
(794.51mm)
25.80"
(655.32mm)
5.48"
(139.19mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1930
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2009
May–Dec 1959
8-Month
32.72"
(831.09mm)
29.36"
(745.74mm)
3.36"
(85.35mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009
Apr–Dec 1959
9-Month
36.12"
(917.45mm)
32.84"
(834.14mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009
Ties: 1901
Mar–Dec 1959
10-Month
39.54"
(1,004.32mm)
36.81"
(934.97mm)
2.73"
(69.35mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009
Feb–Dec 1959
11-Month
41.35"
(1,050.29mm)
39.86"
(1,012.44mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018
Jan–Dec 1959
12-Month
43.05"
(1,093.47mm)
43.35"
(1,101.09mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1948
Jul 1958–Dec 1959
18-Month
69.49"
(1,765.05mm)
65.49"
(1,663.45mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2003
Jan 1958–Dec 1959
24-Month
97.36"
(2,472.94mm)
86.64"
(2,200.66mm)
10.72"
(272.28mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2018
Jan 1957–Dec 1959
36-Month
135.25"
(3,435.35mm)
129.86"
(3,298.44mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1937
Jan 1956–Dec 1959
48-Month
181.77"
(4,616.96mm)
173.09"
(4,396.49mm)
8.68"
(220.47mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1938
Jan 1955–Dec 1959
60-Month
221.62"
(5,629.15mm)
216.36"
(5,495.54mm)
5.26"
(133.61mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1938

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/