Climate at a Glance

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Delaware

Precipitation Rankings, February 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1971
1-Month
5.69"
(144.53mm)
3.04"
(77.22mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1970 2009
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1979
Jan–Feb 1971
2-Month
8.37"
(212.60mm)
6.54"
(166.12mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1970 2009
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1979
Dec 1970–Feb 1971
3-Month
11.79"
(299.47mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
1.79"
(45.47mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1970 1981
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1979
Nov 1970–Feb 1971
4-Month
15.42"
(391.67mm)
13.06"
(331.72mm)
2.36"
(59.95mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1979
Ties: 2004
Oct 1970–Feb 1971
5-Month
18.73"
(475.74mm)
16.21"
(411.73mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010
Sep 1970–Feb 1971
6-Month
19.75"
(501.65mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1936
Aug 1970–Feb 1971
7-Month
22.42"
(569.47mm)
24.39"
(619.51mm)
-1.97"
(-50.04mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2010
Jul 1970–Feb 1971
8-Month
26.91"
(683.51mm)
28.67"
(728.22mm)
-1.76"
(-44.71mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2010
Jun 1970–Feb 1971
9-Month
32.53"
(826.26mm)
32.31"
(820.67mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2010
May 1970–Feb 1971
10-Month
34.98"
(888.49mm)
35.86"
(910.84mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1949
Apr 1970–Feb 1971
11-Month
39.81"
(1,011.17mm)
39.32"
(998.73mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2010
Mar 1970–Feb 1971
12-Month
43.81"
(1,112.77mm)
43.26"
(1,098.80mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2010
Sep 1969–Feb 1971
18-Month
62.51"
(1,587.75mm)
63.00"
(1,600.20mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2004
Ties: 1913
Mar 1969–Feb 1971
24-Month
88.12"
(2,238.25mm)
86.48"
(2,196.59mm)
1.64"
(41.66mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1936
Mar 1968–Feb 1971
36-Month
121.93"
(3,097.02mm)
129.77"
(3,296.16mm)
-7.84"
(-199.14mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1969 1967
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1936
Mar 1967–Feb 1971
48-Month
168.20"
(4,272.28mm)
173.03"
(4,394.96mm)
-4.83"
(-122.68mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1970 1966
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1939
Mar 1966–Feb 1971
60-Month
204.91"
(5,204.71mm)
216.11"
(5,489.19mm)
-11.20"
(-284.48mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1970 1967
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1939

Citing This Page

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