Climate at a Glance

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Delaware

Precipitation Rankings, August 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1988
1-Month
3.72"
(94.49mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1987 2008
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1967
Jul–Aug 1988
2-Month
9.62"
(244.35mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1987 1966
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1919
Jun–Aug 1988
3-Month
10.50"
(266.70mm)
12.54"
(318.52mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1987 1966
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2013
May–Aug 1988
4-Month
15.02"
(381.51mm)
16.10"
(408.94mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1987 1964
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1919
Apr–Aug 1988
5-Month
17.97"
(456.44mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
-1.61"
(-40.89mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1987 1957
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1919
Ties: 1991
Mar–Aug 1988
6-Month
20.74"
(526.80mm)
23.55"
(598.17mm)
-2.81"
(-71.37mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1989
Feb–Aug 1988
7-Month
24.86"
(631.44mm)
26.60"
(675.64mm)
-1.74"
(-44.20mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1958
Jan–Aug 1988
8-Month
28.11"
(713.99mm)
30.09"
(764.29mm)
-1.98"
(-50.30mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1958
Dec 1987–Aug 1988
9-Month
30.84"
(783.34mm)
33.55"
(852.17mm)
-2.71"
(-68.83mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1958
Nov 1987–Aug 1988
10-Month
34.36"
(872.74mm)
36.62"
(930.15mm)
-2.26"
(-57.41mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1986 1977
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1958
Oct 1987–Aug 1988
11-Month
36.92"
(937.77mm)
39.77"
(1,010.16mm)
-2.85"
(-72.39mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1958
Sep 1987–Aug 1988
12-Month
40.65"
(1,032.51mm)
43.36"
(1,101.34mm)
-2.71"
(-68.83mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1987 1966
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1958
Ties: 1913
Mar 1987–Aug 1988
18-Month
56.49"
(1,434.85mm)
66.82"
(1,697.23mm)
-10.33"
(-262.38mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1987 1966
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1984
Sep 1986–Aug 1988
24-Month
79.75"
(2,025.65mm)
86.56"
(2,198.62mm)
-6.81"
(-172.97mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1987 1966
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2004
Sep 1985–Aug 1988
36-Month
114.70"
(2,913.38mm)
129.84"
(3,297.94mm)
-15.14"
(-384.56mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1987 1966
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2005
Sep 1984–Aug 1988
48-Month
149.52"
(3,797.81mm)
173.06"
(4,395.72mm)
-23.54"
(-597.91mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1939
Sep 1983–Aug 1988
60-Month
203.30"
(5,163.82mm)
216.24"
(5,492.50mm)
-12.94"
(-328.68mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1970 1966
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1937

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/