Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Delaware

Precipitation Rankings, February 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 2003
1-Month
6.25"
(158.75mm)
3.04"
(77.22mm)
3.21"
(81.53mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2002 2009
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Jan–Feb 2003
2-Month
7.84"
(199.14mm)
6.54"
(166.12mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2002 2009
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1979
Ties: 1920
Dec 2002–Feb 2003
3-Month
11.93"
(303.02mm)
10.00"
(254.00mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1981
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1979
Nov 2002–Feb 2003
4-Month
17.43"
(442.72mm)
13.06"
(331.72mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1979
Oct 2002–Feb 2003
5-Month
24.76"
(628.90mm)
16.21"
(411.73mm)
8.55"
(217.17mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2010
Sep 2002–Feb 2003
6-Month
30.90"
(784.86mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
11.09"
(281.69mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1936
Aug 2002–Feb 2003
7-Month
33.78"
(858.01mm)
24.39"
(619.51mm)
9.39"
(238.50mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2010
Jul 2002–Feb 2003
8-Month
36.19"
(919.23mm)
28.67"
(728.22mm)
7.52"
(191.01mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2010
Jun 2002–Feb 2003
9-Month
39.11"
(993.39mm)
32.31"
(820.67mm)
6.80"
(172.72mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2010
May 2002–Feb 2003
10-Month
42.31"
(1,074.67mm)
35.86"
(910.84mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1949
Apr 2002–Feb 2003
11-Month
46.35"
(1,177.29mm)
39.32"
(998.73mm)
7.03"
(178.56mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2010
Mar 2002–Feb 2003
12-Month
51.12"
(1,298.45mm)
43.26"
(1,098.80mm)
7.86"
(199.65mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2010
Sep 2001–Feb 2003
18-Month
59.95"
(1,522.73mm)
63.00"
(1,600.20mm)
-3.05"
(-77.47mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2004
Mar 2001–Feb 2003
24-Month
87.53"
(2,223.26mm)
86.48"
(2,196.59mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1936
Mar 2000–Feb 2003
36-Month
134.27"
(3,410.46mm)
129.77"
(3,296.16mm)
4.50"
(114.30mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1967
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1936
Mar 1999–Feb 2003
48-Month
176.79"
(4,490.47mm)
173.03"
(4,394.96mm)
3.76"
(95.51mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1939
Mar 1998–Feb 2003
60-Month
215.23"
(5,466.84mm)
216.11"
(5,489.19mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2002 1967
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1939

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/