Climate at a Glance

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Delaware

Precipitation Rankings, September 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1972
1-Month
3.45"
(87.63mm)
3.60"
(91.44mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1941
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1935
Aug–Sep 1972
2-Month
5.76"
(146.30mm)
8.19"
(208.03mm)
-2.43"
(-61.73mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1970 2005
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Jul–Sep 1972
3-Month
8.75"
(222.25mm)
12.51"
(317.75mm)
-3.76"
(-95.50mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1970 1968
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1938
Jun–Sep 1972
4-Month
17.15"
(435.61mm)
16.14"
(409.96mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1970 1968
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1938
May–Sep 1972
5-Month
21.69"
(550.93mm)
19.70"
(500.38mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1970 1964
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1989
Apr–Sep 1972
6-Month
25.82"
(655.83mm)
23.18"
(588.77mm)
2.64"
(67.06mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1970 1986
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1989
Ties: 1990
Mar–Sep 1972
7-Month
28.27"
(718.06mm)
27.16"
(689.86mm)
1.11"
(28.20mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1970 1986
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1989
Feb–Sep 1972
8-Month
33.76"
(857.50mm)
30.20"
(767.08mm)
3.56"
(90.42mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1989
Jan–Sep 1972
9-Month
36.87"
(936.50mm)
33.69"
(855.73mm)
3.18"
(80.77mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1989
Dec 1971–Sep 1972
10-Month
39.11"
(993.39mm)
37.15"
(943.61mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1970 1986
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1958
Nov 1971–Sep 1972
11-Month
43.04"
(1,093.22mm)
40.22"
(1,021.59mm)
2.82"
(71.63mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1958
Oct 1971–Sep 1972
12-Month
49.45"
(1,256.03mm)
43.37"
(1,101.60mm)
6.08"
(154.43mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1971 1986
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2003
Apr 1971–Sep 1972
18-Month
75.87"
(1,927.10mm)
66.48"
(1,688.59mm)
9.39"
(238.51mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2010
Oct 1970–Sep 1972
24-Month
97.02"
(2,464.31mm)
86.63"
(2,200.40mm)
10.39"
(263.91mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2004
Oct 1969–Sep 1972
36-Month
137.34"
(3,488.44mm)
129.92"
(3,299.97mm)
7.42"
(188.47mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1935
Oct 1968–Sep 1972
48-Month
180.42"
(4,582.67mm)
173.15"
(4,398.01mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1936
Oct 1967–Sep 1972
60-Month
213.33"
(5,418.58mm)
216.34"
(5,495.04mm)
-3.01"
(-76.46mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1937

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 7, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/