Climate at a Glance

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Delaware

Precipitation Rankings, March 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1974
1-Month
4.48"
(113.79mm)
3.98"
(101.09mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1973 2006
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1994
Feb–Mar 1974
2-Month
6.32"
(160.53mm)
7.02"
(178.31mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1973 2006
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1994
Jan–Mar 1974
3-Month
9.54"
(242.32mm)
10.51"
(266.95mm)
-0.97"
(-24.63mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1973 2009
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1994
Dec 1973–Mar 1974
4-Month
15.62"
(396.75mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
1.64"
(41.66mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1973 1981
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1994
Nov 1973–Mar 1974
5-Month
17.10"
(434.34mm)
17.04"
(432.82mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1969 1981
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1978
Oct 1973–Mar 1974
6-Month
20.02"
(508.51mm)
20.19"
(512.83mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2010
Sep 1973–Mar 1974
7-Month
23.40"
(594.36mm)
23.79"
(604.27mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1936
Aug 1973–Mar 1974
8-Month
29.25"
(742.95mm)
28.37"
(720.60mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2010
Jul 1973–Mar 1974
9-Month
32.19"
(817.63mm)
32.65"
(829.31mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2010
Jun 1973–Mar 1974
10-Month
35.93"
(912.62mm)
36.28"
(921.51mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2010
May 1973–Mar 1974
11-Month
40.02"
(1,016.51mm)
39.84"
(1,011.94mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2010
Apr 1973–Mar 1974
12-Month
44.70"
(1,135.38mm)
43.30"
(1,099.82mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2010
Oct 1972–Mar 1974
18-Month
71.05"
(1,804.67mm)
63.46"
(1,611.88mm)
7.59"
(192.79mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2004
Apr 1972–Mar 1974
24-Month
96.87"
(2,460.50mm)
86.51"
(2,197.35mm)
10.36"
(263.15mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1936
Apr 1971–Mar 1974
36-Month
146.92"
(3,731.77mm)
129.82"
(3,297.43mm)
17.10"
(434.34mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1973 1966
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1936
Apr 1970–Mar 1974
48-Month
189.15"
(4,804.41mm)
173.10"
(4,396.74mm)
16.05"
(407.67mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1939
Apr 1969–Mar 1974
60-Month
234.31"
(5,951.47mm)
216.17"
(5,490.72mm)
18.14"
(460.75mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1973 1967
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1939

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on December 4, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/