Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Delaware

Precipitation Rankings, August 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2002
1-Month
2.88"
(73.15mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
-1.71"
(-43.44mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1995 2008
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1967
Jul–Aug 2002
2-Month
5.29"
(134.37mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
-3.61"
(-91.69mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1998 1966
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1919
Jun–Aug 2002
3-Month
8.21"
(208.53mm)
12.54"
(318.52mm)
-4.33"
(-109.99mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2013
May–Aug 2002
4-Month
11.41"
(289.81mm)
16.10"
(408.94mm)
-4.69"
(-119.13mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1999 1964
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1919
Apr–Aug 2002
5-Month
15.45"
(392.43mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
-4.13"
(-104.90mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1999 1957
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1919
Mar–Aug 2002
6-Month
20.22"
(513.59mm)
23.55"
(598.17mm)
-3.33"
(-84.58mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1999 1930
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1989
Feb–Aug 2002
7-Month
20.91"
(531.11mm)
26.60"
(675.64mm)
-5.69"
(-144.53mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1999 1930
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1958
Jan–Aug 2002
8-Month
23.41"
(594.61mm)
30.09"
(764.29mm)
-6.68"
(-169.68mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1958
Dec 2001–Aug 2002
9-Month
25.44"
(646.18mm)
33.55"
(852.17mm)
-8.11"
(-205.99mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1958
Nov 2001–Aug 2002
10-Month
26.01"
(660.65mm)
36.62"
(930.15mm)
-10.61"
(-269.50mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1958
Oct 2001–Aug 2002
11-Month
26.95"
(684.53mm)
39.77"
(1,010.16mm)
-12.82"
(-325.63mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
125th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1958
Sep 2001–Aug 2002
12-Month
29.05"
(737.87mm)
43.36"
(1,101.34mm)
-14.31"
(-363.47mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
125th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1958
Mar 2001–Aug 2002
18-Month
56.63"
(1,438.40mm)
66.82"
(1,697.23mm)
-10.19"
(-258.83mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1999 1966
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1984
Sep 2000–Aug 2002
24-Month
73.68"
(1,871.47mm)
86.56"
(2,198.62mm)
-12.88"
(-327.15mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
119th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2004
Sep 1999–Aug 2002
36-Month
127.87"
(3,247.90mm)
129.84"
(3,297.94mm)
-1.97"
(-50.04mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2005
Sep 1998–Aug 2002
48-Month
163.03"
(4,140.96mm)
173.06"
(4,395.72mm)
-10.03"
(-254.76mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1939
Sep 1997–Aug 2002
60-Month
210.31"
(5,341.87mm)
216.24"
(5,492.50mm)
-5.93"
(-150.63mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1937

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 16, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/