Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Delaware

Precipitation Rankings, January 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1960
1-Month
2.43"
(61.72mm)
3.49"
(88.65mm)
-1.06"
(-26.93mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1959 1981
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1937
Ties: 1985
Dec 1959–Jan 1960
2-Month
5.74"
(145.80mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
-1.21"
(-30.73mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1959 1981
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1978
Nov 1959–Jan 1960
3-Month
10.60"
(269.24mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1959 1981
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1978
Ties: 1941
Oct 1959–Jan 1960
4-Month
15.01"
(381.25mm)
13.17"
(334.52mm)
1.84"
(46.73mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1978
Sep 1959–Jan 1960
5-Month
16.66"
(423.16mm)
16.76"
(425.70mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1936
Ties: 2011
Aug 1959–Jan 1960
6-Month
21.28"
(540.51mm)
21.35"
(542.29mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2010
Jul 1959–Jan 1960
7-Month
31.08"
(789.43mm)
25.63"
(651.00mm)
5.45"
(138.43mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1959 1931
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2010
Jun 1959–Jan 1960
8-Month
33.71"
(856.23mm)
29.26"
(743.20mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1959 1931
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2010
May 1959–Jan 1960
9-Month
35.15"
(892.81mm)
32.81"
(833.37mm)
2.34"
(59.44mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1949
Apr 1959–Jan 1960
10-Month
38.55"
(979.17mm)
36.27"
(921.26mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2010
Mar 1959–Jan 1960
11-Month
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
40.22"
(1,021.59mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2010
Feb 1959–Jan 1960
12-Month
43.78"
(1,112.01mm)
43.29"
(1,099.57mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
Aug 1958–Jan 1960
18-Month
65.37"
(1,660.40mm)
64.54"
(1,639.32mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2004
Feb 1958–Jan 1960
24-Month
96.29"
(2,445.77mm)
86.54"
(2,198.12mm)
9.75"
(247.65mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1936
Ties: 1938
Feb 1957–Jan 1960
36-Month
135.44"
(3,440.18mm)
129.80"
(3,296.92mm)
5.64"
(143.26mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1958 1967
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1937
Feb 1956–Jan 1960
48-Month
181.66"
(4,614.16mm)
173.07"
(4,395.98mm)
8.59"
(218.18mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1937
Feb 1955–Jan 1960
60-Month
223.49"
(5,676.65mm)
216.19"
(5,491.23mm)
7.30"
(185.42mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1959 1967
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1939

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/