Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Delaware

Precipitation Rankings, December 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1962
1-Month
3.12"
(79.25mm)
3.46"
(87.88mm)
-0.34"
(-8.63mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1960 1955
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1996, 2009
Nov–Dec 1962
2-Month
8.61"
(218.69mm)
6.53"
(165.86mm)
2.08"
(52.83mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1965
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1977
Ties: 1956
Oct–Dec 1962
3-Month
9.85"
(250.19mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
0.19"
(4.83mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1965
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2009
Sep–Dec 1962
4-Month
13.09"
(332.49mm)
13.26"
(336.80mm)
-0.17"
(-4.31mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1961 2001
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2009
Aug–Dec 1962
5-Month
15.30"
(388.62mm)
17.85"
(453.39mm)
-2.55"
(-64.77mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1946 1930
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2009
Ties: 1929
Jul–Dec 1962
6-Month
17.73"
(450.34mm)
22.16"
(562.86mm)
-4.43"
(-112.52mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1946 1930
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2009
Jun–Dec 1962
7-Month
21.72"
(551.69mm)
25.80"
(655.32mm)
-4.08"
(-103.63mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2009
May–Dec 1962
8-Month
23.35"
(593.09mm)
29.36"
(745.74mm)
-6.01"
(-152.65mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1943 1930
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2009
Apr–Dec 1962
9-Month
27.19"
(690.63mm)
32.84"
(834.14mm)
-5.65"
(-143.51mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2009
Mar–Dec 1962
10-Month
31.01"
(787.65mm)
36.81"
(934.97mm)
-5.80"
(-147.32mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2009
Feb–Dec 1962
11-Month
34.83"
(884.68mm)
39.86"
(1,012.44mm)
-5.03"
(-127.76mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Jan–Dec 1962
12-Month
38.61"
(980.69mm)
43.35"
(1,101.09mm)
-4.74"
(-120.40mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1948
Jul 1961–Dec 1962
18-Month
58.67"
(1,490.22mm)
65.49"
(1,663.45mm)
-6.82"
(-173.23mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2003
Ties: 1922
Jan 1961–Dec 1962
24-Month
83.85"
(2,129.79mm)
86.64"
(2,200.66mm)
-2.79"
(-70.87mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1955 1965
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Jan 1960–Dec 1962
36-Month
127.97"
(3,250.44mm)
129.86"
(3,298.44mm)
-1.89"
(-48.00mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1937
Jan 1959–Dec 1962
48-Month
171.02"
(4,343.91mm)
173.09"
(4,396.49mm)
-2.07"
(-52.58mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1938
Jan 1958–Dec 1962
60-Month
225.33"
(5,723.38mm)
216.36"
(5,495.54mm)
8.97"
(227.84mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1961 1966
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1938

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/