Climate at a Glance

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Delaware

Precipitation Rankings, May 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1982
1-Month
2.38"
(60.45mm)
3.56"
(90.42mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1977 1964
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1948
Ties: 2011
Apr–May 1982
2-Month
7.00"
(177.80mm)
7.04"
(178.82mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1977 1942
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1948
Mar–May 1982
3-Month
9.97"
(253.24mm)
11.01"
(279.65mm)
-1.04"
(-26.41mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1977 1986
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1983
Feb–May 1982
4-Month
13.17"
(334.52mm)
14.06"
(357.12mm)
-0.89"
(-22.60mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1977 2006
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1983
Jan–May 1982
5-Month
16.97"
(431.04mm)
17.55"
(445.77mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1981 2012
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1948
Ties: 1922
Dec 1981–May 1982
6-Month
20.93"
(531.62mm)
21.01"
(533.65mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1986
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1984
Nov 1981–May 1982
7-Month
21.76"
(552.70mm)
24.08"
(611.63mm)
-2.32"
(-58.93mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1984
Oct 1981–May 1982
8-Month
24.65"
(626.11mm)
27.23"
(691.64mm)
-2.58"
(-65.53mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1984
Sep 1981–May 1982
9-Month
28.76"
(730.50mm)
30.82"
(782.83mm)
-2.06"
(-52.33mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1984
Aug 1981–May 1982
10-Month
32.24"
(818.90mm)
35.40"
(899.16mm)
-3.16"
(-80.26mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1981 1985
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2010
Jul 1981–May 1982
11-Month
34.66"
(880.36mm)
39.69"
(1,008.13mm)
-5.03"
(-127.77mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jun 1981–May 1982
12-Month
38.60"
(980.44mm)
43.32"
(1,100.33mm)
-4.72"
(-119.89mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2010
Dec 1980–May 1982
18-Month
54.44"
(1,382.78mm)
64.29"
(1,632.97mm)
-9.85"
(-250.19mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1949
Jun 1980–May 1982
24-Month
74.82"
(1,900.43mm)
86.54"
(2,198.12mm)
-11.72"
(-297.69mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2019
Jun 1979–May 1982
36-Month
123.27"
(3,131.06mm)
129.85"
(3,298.19mm)
-6.58"
(-167.13mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1967
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2005
Jun 1978–May 1982
48-Month
171.92"
(4,366.77mm)
173.12"
(4,397.25mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1939
Jun 1977–May 1982
60-Month
224.12"
(5,692.65mm)
216.25"
(5,492.75mm)
7.87"
(199.90mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1981 1967
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1939

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/