Climate at a Glance

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Delaware

Precipitation Rankings, February 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1979
1-Month
6.31"
(160.27mm)
3.04"
(77.22mm)
3.27"
(83.05mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1978 2009
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Jan–Feb 1979
2-Month
13.83"
(351.28mm)
6.54"
(166.12mm)
7.29"
(185.16mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1978 2009
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Dec 1978–Feb 1979
3-Month
18.32"
(465.33mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
8.32"
(211.33mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1978 1981
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Nov 1978–Feb 1979
4-Month
21.57"
(547.88mm)
13.06"
(331.72mm)
8.51"
(216.16mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1978 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Oct 1978–Feb 1979
5-Month
23.11"
(586.99mm)
16.21"
(411.73mm)
6.90"
(175.26mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1977 2002
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2010
Sep 1978–Feb 1979
6-Month
24.21"
(614.93mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1977 2002
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1936
Aug 1978–Feb 1979
7-Month
30.02"
(762.51mm)
24.39"
(619.51mm)
5.63"
(143.00mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2010
Jul 1978–Feb 1979
8-Month
35.06"
(890.52mm)
28.67"
(728.22mm)
6.39"
(162.30mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2010
Jun 1978–Feb 1979
9-Month
37.54"
(953.52mm)
32.31"
(820.67mm)
5.23"
(132.85mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2010
May 1978–Feb 1979
10-Month
43.68"
(1,109.47mm)
35.86"
(910.84mm)
7.82"
(198.63mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1949
Apr 1978–Feb 1979
11-Month
46.19"
(1,173.23mm)
39.32"
(998.73mm)
6.87"
(174.50mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2010
Mar 1978–Feb 1979
12-Month
52.12"
(1,323.85mm)
43.26"
(1,098.80mm)
8.86"
(225.05mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2010
Sep 1977–Feb 1979
18-Month
80.40"
(2,042.16mm)
63.00"
(1,600.20mm)
17.40"
(441.96mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2004
Mar 1977–Feb 1979
24-Month
96.70"
(2,456.18mm)
86.48"
(2,196.59mm)
10.22"
(259.59mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1936
Mar 1976–Feb 1979
36-Month
132.17"
(3,357.12mm)
129.77"
(3,296.16mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1977 1967
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1936
Mar 1975–Feb 1979
48-Month
184.97"
(4,698.24mm)
173.03"
(4,394.96mm)
11.94"
(303.28mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1978 1966
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1939
Ties: 2010
Mar 1974–Feb 1979
60-Month
226.67"
(5,757.42mm)
216.11"
(5,489.19mm)
10.56"
(268.23mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1978 1967
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1939

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 14, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/