Climate at a Glance

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Delaware

Precipitation Rankings, January 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1971
1-Month
2.68"
(68.07mm)
3.49"
(88.65mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1981
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1937
Dec 1970–Jan 1971
2-Month
6.10"
(154.94mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1969 1981
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1978
Nov 1970–Jan 1971
3-Month
9.73"
(247.14mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1981
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1978
Oct 1970–Jan 1971
4-Month
13.04"
(331.22mm)
13.17"
(334.52mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1978
Sep 1970–Jan 1971
5-Month
14.06"
(357.12mm)
16.76"
(425.70mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1969 2002
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1936
Aug 1970–Jan 1971
6-Month
16.73"
(424.94mm)
21.35"
(542.29mm)
-4.62"
(-117.35mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2010
Jul 1970–Jan 1971
7-Month
21.22"
(538.99mm)
25.63"
(651.00mm)
-4.41"
(-112.01mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2010
Jun 1970–Jan 1971
8-Month
26.84"
(681.74mm)
29.26"
(743.20mm)
-2.42"
(-61.46mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2010
May 1970–Jan 1971
9-Month
29.29"
(743.97mm)
32.81"
(833.37mm)
-3.52"
(-89.40mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1949
Apr 1970–Jan 1971
10-Month
34.12"
(866.65mm)
36.27"
(921.26mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2010
Mar 1970–Jan 1971
11-Month
38.12"
(968.25mm)
40.22"
(1,021.59mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2010
Feb 1970–Jan 1971
12-Month
40.54"
(1,029.72mm)
43.29"
(1,099.57mm)
-2.75"
(-69.85mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Aug 1969–Jan 1971
18-Month
62.98"
(1,599.69mm)
64.54"
(1,639.32mm)
-1.56"
(-39.63mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2004
Feb 1969–Jan 1971
24-Month
85.05"
(2,160.27mm)
86.54"
(2,198.12mm)
-1.49"
(-37.85mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1970 1966
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1936
Ties: 1975
Feb 1968–Jan 1971
36-Month
117.39"
(2,981.71mm)
129.80"
(3,296.92mm)
-12.41"
(-315.21mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1968 1967
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1937
Feb 1967–Jan 1971
48-Month
165.58"
(4,205.73mm)
173.07"
(4,395.98mm)
-7.49"
(-190.25mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1970 1966
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1937
Feb 1966–Jan 1971
60-Month
202.87"
(5,152.90mm)
216.19"
(5,491.23mm)
-13.32"
(-338.33mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1970 1967
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1939

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 6, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/