Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Delaware

Precipitation Rankings, October 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2008
1-Month
1.83"
(46.48mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 2001 1963
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1941
Sep–Oct 2008
2-Month
6.21"
(157.73mm)
6.73"
(170.94mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1935
Aug–Oct 2008
3-Month
7.23"
(183.64mm)
11.33"
(287.78mm)
-4.10"
(-104.14mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1984 1930
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2009
Jul–Oct 2008
4-Month
11.74"
(298.20mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
-3.90"
(-99.06mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1998 1968
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1938
Jun–Oct 2008
5-Month
15.14"
(384.56mm)
19.27"
(489.46mm)
-4.13"
(-104.90mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1998 1921
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1989
May–Oct 2008
6-Month
20.69"
(525.53mm)
22.83"
(579.88mm)
-2.14"
(-54.35mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2007 1964
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1989
Apr–Oct 2008
7-Month
24.03"
(610.36mm)
26.31"
(668.27mm)
-2.28"
(-57.91mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2007 1930
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1989
Mar–Oct 2008
8-Month
27.11"
(688.59mm)
30.29"
(769.37mm)
-3.18"
(-80.78mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 2007 1930
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1989
Feb–Oct 2008
9-Month
30.77"
(781.56mm)
33.33"
(846.58mm)
-2.56"
(-65.02mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2007 1930
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1989
Jan–Oct 2008
10-Month
32.63"
(828.80mm)
36.82"
(935.23mm)
-4.19"
(-106.43mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 2007 1930
97th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1989
Dec 2007–Oct 2008
11-Month
37.23"
(945.64mm)
40.29"
(1,023.37mm)
-3.06"
(-77.73mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2007 1930
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1958
Nov 2007–Oct 2008
12-Month
38.76"
(984.50mm)
43.35"
(1,101.09mm)
-4.59"
(-116.59mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
97th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1958
May 2007–Oct 2008
18-Month
55.26"
(1,403.60mm)
66.15"
(1,680.21mm)
-10.89"
(-276.61mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1966 1930
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2010
Nov 2006–Oct 2008
24-Month
78.58"
(1,995.93mm)
86.62"
(2,200.15mm)
-8.04"
(-204.22mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1979
Nov 2005–Oct 2008
36-Month
124.97"
(3,174.24mm)
129.89"
(3,299.21mm)
-4.92"
(-124.97mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1993 1931
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1937
Nov 2004–Oct 2008
48-Month
172.02"
(4,369.31mm)
173.11"
(4,396.99mm)
-1.09"
(-27.68mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1938
Nov 2003–Oct 2008
60-Month
220.27"
(5,594.86mm)
216.32"
(5,494.53mm)
3.95"
(100.33mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1937

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/