Climate at a Glance

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Delaware

Precipitation Rankings, August 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1974
1-Month
5.23"
(132.84mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
0.64"
(16.25mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1972 2008
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1967
Ties: 1898
Jul–Aug 1974
2-Month
6.36"
(161.54mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
-2.54"
(-64.52mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1919
Jun–Aug 1974
3-Month
10.62"
(269.75mm)
12.54"
(318.52mm)
-1.92"
(-48.77mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1966
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2013
May–Aug 1974
4-Month
15.05"
(382.27mm)
16.10"
(408.94mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1968 1964
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1919
Apr–Aug 1974
5-Month
17.19"
(436.63mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
-2.39"
(-60.70mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1968 1957
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1919
Mar–Aug 1974
6-Month
21.67"
(550.42mm)
23.55"
(598.17mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1968 1930
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1989
Feb–Aug 1974
7-Month
23.51"
(597.15mm)
26.60"
(675.64mm)
-3.09"
(-78.49mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1968 1930
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1958
Jan–Aug 1974
8-Month
26.73"
(678.94mm)
30.09"
(764.29mm)
-3.36"
(-85.35mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1968 1930
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1958
Dec 1973–Aug 1974
9-Month
32.81"
(833.37mm)
33.55"
(852.17mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1968 1930
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1958
Nov 1973–Aug 1974
10-Month
34.29"
(870.97mm)
36.62"
(930.15mm)
-2.33"
(-59.18mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1958
Oct 1973–Aug 1974
11-Month
37.21"
(945.13mm)
39.77"
(1,010.16mm)
-2.56"
(-65.03mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1968 1966
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1958
Sep 1973–Aug 1974
12-Month
40.59"
(1,030.99mm)
43.36"
(1,101.34mm)
-2.77"
(-70.35mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1968 1966
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1958
Mar 1973–Aug 1974
18-Month
64.92"
(1,648.97mm)
66.82"
(1,697.23mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1984
Ties: 1993
Sep 1972–Aug 1974
24-Month
91.69"
(2,328.93mm)
86.56"
(2,198.62mm)
5.13"
(130.31mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2004
Sep 1971–Aug 1974
36-Month
142.46"
(3,618.48mm)
129.84"
(3,297.94mm)
12.62"
(320.54mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2005
Sep 1970–Aug 1974
48-Month
186.28"
(4,731.51mm)
173.06"
(4,395.72mm)
13.22"
(335.79mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1939
Sep 1969–Aug 1974
60-Month
229.04"
(5,817.62mm)
216.24"
(5,492.50mm)
12.80"
(325.12mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1937

Citing This Page

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