Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Delaware

Precipitation Rankings, April 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2016
1-Month
2.73"
(69.34mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2012 1985
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1983
Ties: 1951
Mar–Apr 2016
2-Month
4.46"
(113.28mm)
7.46"
(189.48mm)
-3.00"
(-76.20mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 2012 1985
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1983
Feb–Apr 2016
3-Month
8.25"
(209.55mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 2012 2006
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1983
Jan–Apr 2016
4-Month
10.92"
(277.37mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
-3.07"
(-77.98mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 2012 1985
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1994
Dec 2015–Apr 2016
5-Month
15.54"
(394.72mm)
17.46"
(443.48mm)
-1.92"
(-48.76mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2012 1985
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1994
Nov 2015–Apr 2016
6-Month
18.56"
(471.42mm)
20.52"
(521.21mm)
-1.96"
(-49.79mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2013 1985
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1952
Oct 2015–Apr 2016
7-Month
22.40"
(568.96mm)
23.67"
(601.22mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2012 1985
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2010
Sep 2015–Apr 2016
8-Month
25.60"
(650.24mm)
27.27"
(692.66mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2012 1985
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1936
Aug 2015–Apr 2016
9-Month
28.41"
(721.61mm)
31.85"
(808.99mm)
-3.44"
(-87.38mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2009 1985
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2010
Jul 2015–Apr 2016
10-Month
31.74"
(806.20mm)
36.13"
(917.70mm)
-4.39"
(-111.50mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2008 1985
94th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1939
Jun 2015–Apr 2016
11-Month
40.75"
(1,035.05mm)
39.76"
(1,009.90mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2012 1985
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2010
May 2015–Apr 2016
12-Month
42.25"
(1,073.15mm)
43.32"
(1,100.33mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2012 1931
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2010
Nov 2014–Apr 2016
18-Month
65.00"
(1,651.00mm)
63.79"
(1,620.27mm)
1.21"
(30.73mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2013 1931
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1949
May 2014–Apr 2016
24-Month
86.29"
(2,191.77mm)
86.54"
(2,198.12mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2013 1966
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019
May 2013–Apr 2016
36-Month
140.02"
(3,556.51mm)
129.85"
(3,298.19mm)
10.17"
(258.32mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2014 1967
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1936
May 2012–Apr 2016
48-Month
184.15"
(4,677.41mm)
173.13"
(4,397.50mm)
11.02"
(279.91mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2015 1966
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1939
May 2011–Apr 2016
60-Month
223.93"
(5,687.82mm)
216.24"
(5,492.50mm)
7.69"
(195.32mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2015 1967
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1939

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/