Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Delaware

Precipitation Rankings, August 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2008
1-Month
1.02"
(25.91mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
-3.57"
(-90.68mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2008
125th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1967
Jul–Aug 2008
2-Month
5.53"
(140.46mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
-3.37"
(-85.60mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1919
Jun–Aug 2008
3-Month
8.93"
(226.82mm)
12.54"
(318.52mm)
-3.61"
(-91.70mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2013
May–Aug 2008
4-Month
14.48"
(367.79mm)
16.10"
(408.94mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2007 1964
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1919
Ties: 1940
Apr–Aug 2008
5-Month
17.82"
(452.63mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
-1.76"
(-44.70mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2007 1957
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1919
Mar–Aug 2008
6-Month
20.90"
(530.86mm)
23.55"
(598.17mm)
-2.65"
(-67.31mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2007 1930
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1989
Feb–Aug 2008
7-Month
24.56"
(623.82mm)
26.60"
(675.64mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2007 1930
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1958
Jan–Aug 2008
8-Month
26.42"
(671.07mm)
30.09"
(764.29mm)
-3.67"
(-93.22mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 2007 1930
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1958
Dec 2007–Aug 2008
9-Month
31.02"
(787.91mm)
33.55"
(852.17mm)
-2.53"
(-64.26mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2007 1930
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1958
Nov 2007–Aug 2008
10-Month
32.55"
(826.77mm)
36.62"
(930.15mm)
-4.07"
(-103.38mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2002 1977
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1958
Oct 2007–Aug 2008
11-Month
37.33"
(948.18mm)
39.77"
(1,010.16mm)
-2.44"
(-61.98mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1958
Sep 2007–Aug 2008
12-Month
38.63"
(981.20mm)
43.36"
(1,101.34mm)
-4.73"
(-120.14mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1958
Mar 2007–Aug 2008
18-Month
58.38"
(1,482.85mm)
66.82"
(1,697.23mm)
-8.44"
(-214.38mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1984
Sep 2006–Aug 2008
24-Month
84.53"
(2,147.06mm)
86.56"
(2,198.62mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2004
Sep 2005–Aug 2008
36-Month
127.41"
(3,236.21mm)
129.84"
(3,297.94mm)
-2.43"
(-61.73mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1993 1966
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2005
Sep 2004–Aug 2008
48-Month
171.50"
(4,356.10mm)
173.06"
(4,395.72mm)
-1.56"
(-39.62mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1939
Sep 2003–Aug 2008
60-Month
223.84"
(5,685.54mm)
216.24"
(5,492.50mm)
7.60"
(193.04mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1937

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/