Climate at a Glance

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Delaware

Precipitation Rankings, February 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1989
1-Month
3.31"
(84.07mm)
3.04"
(77.22mm)
0.27"
(6.85mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1987 2009
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1979
Jan–Feb 1989
2-Month
5.97"
(151.64mm)
6.54"
(166.12mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1985 2009
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1979
Dec 1988–Feb 1989
3-Month
6.69"
(169.93mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
-3.31"
(-84.07mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1981 1981
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1979
Nov 1988–Feb 1989
4-Month
11.63"
(295.40mm)
13.06"
(331.72mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1985 2002
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1979
Oct 1988–Feb 1989
5-Month
14.15"
(359.41mm)
16.21"
(411.73mm)
-2.06"
(-52.32mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1985 2002
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2010
Sep 1988–Feb 1989
6-Month
16.66"
(423.16mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
-3.15"
(-80.01mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1985 2002
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1936
Aug 1988–Feb 1989
7-Month
20.38"
(517.65mm)
24.39"
(619.51mm)
-4.01"
(-101.86mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2010
Jul 1988–Feb 1989
8-Month
26.28"
(667.51mm)
28.67"
(728.22mm)
-2.39"
(-60.71mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2010
Jun 1988–Feb 1989
9-Month
27.16"
(689.86mm)
32.31"
(820.67mm)
-5.15"
(-130.81mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2010
Ties: 1901
May 1988–Feb 1989
10-Month
31.68"
(804.67mm)
35.86"
(910.84mm)
-4.18"
(-106.17mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1949
Apr 1988–Feb 1989
11-Month
34.63"
(879.60mm)
39.32"
(998.73mm)
-4.69"
(-119.13mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2010
Mar 1988–Feb 1989
12-Month
37.40"
(949.96mm)
43.26"
(1,098.80mm)
-5.86"
(-148.84mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2010
Sep 1987–Feb 1989
18-Month
57.31"
(1,455.67mm)
63.00"
(1,600.20mm)
-5.69"
(-144.53mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1986 1931
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2004
Mar 1987–Feb 1989
24-Month
73.15"
(1,858.01mm)
86.48"
(2,196.59mm)
-13.33"
(-338.58mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1936
Mar 1986–Feb 1989
36-Month
110.99"
(2,819.15mm)
129.77"
(3,296.16mm)
-18.78"
(-477.01mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1967 1967
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1936
Mar 1985–Feb 1989
48-Month
152.40"
(3,870.96mm)
173.03"
(4,394.96mm)
-20.63"
(-524.00mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1939
Mar 1984–Feb 1989
60-Month
195.15"
(4,956.81mm)
216.11"
(5,489.19mm)
-20.96"
(-532.38mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1970 1967
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1939

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 24, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/