Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Delaware

Precipitation Rankings, October 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1996
1-Month
4.72"
(119.89mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1994 1963
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2012
Sep–Oct 1996
2-Month
10.07"
(255.78mm)
6.73"
(170.94mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1935
Aug–Oct 1996
3-Month
14.33"
(363.98mm)
11.33"
(287.78mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2009
Jul–Oct 1996
4-Month
20.63"
(524.00mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
4.99"
(126.74mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1995 1968
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1938
Jun–Oct 1996
5-Month
26.52"
(673.61mm)
19.27"
(489.46mm)
7.25"
(184.15mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1995 1921
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1989
May–Oct 1996
6-Month
32.35"
(821.69mm)
22.83"
(579.88mm)
9.52"
(241.81mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1995 1964
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1989
Apr–Oct 1996
7-Month
36.96"
(938.78mm)
26.31"
(668.27mm)
10.65"
(270.51mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1989
Mar–Oct 1996
8-Month
40.56"
(1,030.22mm)
30.29"
(769.37mm)
10.27"
(260.85mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1989
Feb–Oct 1996
9-Month
43.22"
(1,097.79mm)
33.33"
(846.58mm)
9.89"
(251.21mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1989
Jan–Oct 1996
10-Month
48.16"
(1,223.26mm)
36.82"
(935.23mm)
11.34"
(288.03mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1989
Dec 1995–Oct 1996
11-Month
50.42"
(1,280.67mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
10.13"
(257.30mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1958
Nov 1995–Oct 1996
12-Month
54.69"
(1,389.13mm)
43.35"
(1,101.09mm)
11.34"
(288.04mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1958
May 1995–Oct 1996
18-Month
76.26"
(1,937.00mm)
66.15"
(1,680.21mm)
10.11"
(256.79mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2010
Nov 1994–Oct 1996
24-Month
91.67"
(2,328.42mm)
86.62"
(2,200.15mm)
5.05"
(128.27mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1979
Nov 1993–Oct 1996
36-Month
141.63"
(3,597.40mm)
129.89"
(3,299.21mm)
11.74"
(298.19mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1937
Nov 1992–Oct 1996
48-Month
185.66"
(4,715.76mm)
173.11"
(4,396.99mm)
12.55"
(318.77mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1938
Nov 1991–Oct 1996
60-Month
224.60"
(5,704.84mm)
216.32"
(5,494.53mm)
8.28"
(210.31mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1937

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/