Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Delaware

Precipitation Rankings, July 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1972
1-Month
2.99"
(75.95mm)
4.31"
(109.47mm)
-1.32"
(-33.52mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1968 1974
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1938
Jun–Jul 1972
2-Month
11.39"
(289.31mm)
7.95"
(201.93mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1971 1949
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2013
May–Jul 1972
3-Month
15.93"
(404.62mm)
11.50"
(292.10mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1971 1964
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1989
Apr–Jul 1972
4-Month
20.06"
(509.52mm)
14.98"
(380.49mm)
5.08"
(129.03mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1971 1986
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1989
Mar–Jul 1972
5-Month
22.51"
(571.75mm)
18.96"
(481.58mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1971 1986
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1989
Feb–Jul 1972
6-Month
28.00"
(711.20mm)
22.01"
(559.05mm)
5.99"
(152.15mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1971 1986
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1989
Jan–Jul 1972
7-Month
31.11"
(790.19mm)
25.50"
(647.70mm)
5.61"
(142.49mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1989
Dec 1971–Jul 1972
8-Month
33.35"
(847.09mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
4.39"
(111.51mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1986
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1958
Nov 1971–Jul 1972
9-Month
37.28"
(946.91mm)
32.02"
(813.31mm)
5.26"
(133.60mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984
Oct 1971–Jul 1972
10-Month
43.69"
(1,109.73mm)
35.18"
(893.57mm)
8.51"
(216.16mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2003
Sep 1971–Jul 1972
11-Month
48.46"
(1,230.88mm)
38.77"
(984.76mm)
9.69"
(246.12mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2003
Aug 1971–Jul 1972
12-Month
56.60"
(1,437.64mm)
43.35"
(1,101.09mm)
13.25"
(336.55mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1985
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
Feb 1971–Jul 1972
18-Month
78.22"
(1,986.79mm)
65.29"
(1,658.37mm)
12.93"
(328.42mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Aug 1970–Jul 1972
24-Month
94.95"
(2,411.73mm)
86.54"
(2,198.12mm)
8.41"
(213.61mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2004
Aug 1969–Jul 1972
36-Month
141.20"
(3,586.48mm)
129.85"
(3,298.19mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2005
Aug 1968–Jul 1972
48-Month
178.10"
(4,523.74mm)
173.06"
(4,395.72mm)
5.04"
(128.02mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1938
Aug 1967–Jul 1972
60-Month
223.10"
(5,666.74mm)
216.21"
(5,491.73mm)
6.89"
(175.01mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1938

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/