Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Delaware

Precipitation Rankings, August 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1996
1-Month
4.26"
(108.20mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
-0.33"
(-8.39mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1995 2008
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1967
Jul–Aug 1996
2-Month
10.56"
(268.22mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
1.66"
(42.16mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1919
Jun–Aug 1996
3-Month
16.45"
(417.83mm)
12.54"
(318.52mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2013
May–Aug 1996
4-Month
22.28"
(565.91mm)
16.10"
(408.94mm)
6.18"
(156.97mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1995 1964
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1919
Apr–Aug 1996
5-Month
26.89"
(683.01mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
7.31"
(185.68mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1995 1957
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1919
Mar–Aug 1996
6-Month
30.49"
(774.45mm)
23.55"
(598.17mm)
6.94"
(176.28mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1989
Feb–Aug 1996
7-Month
33.15"
(842.01mm)
26.60"
(675.64mm)
6.55"
(166.37mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1958
Jan–Aug 1996
8-Month
38.09"
(967.49mm)
30.09"
(764.29mm)
8.00"
(203.20mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1958
Dec 1995–Aug 1996
9-Month
40.35"
(1,024.89mm)
33.55"
(852.17mm)
6.80"
(172.72mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1958
Nov 1995–Aug 1996
10-Month
44.62"
(1,133.35mm)
36.62"
(930.15mm)
8.00"
(203.20mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1958
Oct 1995–Aug 1996
11-Month
50.67"
(1,287.02mm)
39.77"
(1,010.16mm)
10.90"
(276.86mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1958
Sep 1995–Aug 1996
12-Month
54.51"
(1,384.55mm)
43.36"
(1,101.34mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1958
Mar 1995–Aug 1996
18-Month
70.82"
(1,798.83mm)
66.82"
(1,697.23mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1984
Sep 1994–Aug 1996
24-Month
86.29"
(2,191.77mm)
86.56"
(2,198.62mm)
-0.27"
(-6.85mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2004
Sep 1993–Aug 1996
36-Month
139.55"
(3,544.57mm)
129.84"
(3,297.94mm)
9.71"
(246.63mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2005
Sep 1992–Aug 1996
48-Month
182.02"
(4,623.31mm)
173.06"
(4,395.72mm)
8.96"
(227.59mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1939
Sep 1991–Aug 1996
60-Month
221.22"
(5,618.99mm)
216.24"
(5,492.50mm)
4.98"
(126.49mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1937

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 20, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/