Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Delaware

Precipitation Rankings, August 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1961
1-Month
3.29"
(83.57mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1957 2008
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1967
Jul–Aug 1961
2-Month
7.12"
(180.85mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1919
Jun–Aug 1961
3-Month
11.31"
(287.27mm)
12.54"
(318.52mm)
-1.23"
(-31.25mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2013
May–Aug 1961
4-Month
15.74"
(399.80mm)
16.10"
(408.94mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1957 1964
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1919
Apr–Aug 1961
5-Month
19.55"
(496.57mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1960 1957
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1919
Mar–Aug 1961
6-Month
24.20"
(614.68mm)
23.55"
(598.17mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1989
Feb–Aug 1961
7-Month
29.26"
(743.20mm)
26.60"
(675.64mm)
2.66"
(67.56mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1958
Jan–Aug 1961
8-Month
32.30"
(820.42mm)
30.09"
(764.29mm)
2.21"
(56.13mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1958
Dec 1960–Aug 1961
9-Month
35.19"
(893.83mm)
33.55"
(852.17mm)
1.64"
(41.66mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1958
Nov 1960–Aug 1961
10-Month
36.93"
(938.02mm)
36.62"
(930.15mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1960 1977
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1958
Oct 1960–Aug 1961
11-Month
40.31"
(1,023.87mm)
39.77"
(1,010.16mm)
0.54"
(13.71mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1958
Ties: 2005
Sep 1960–Aug 1961
12-Month
48.58"
(1,233.93mm)
43.36"
(1,101.34mm)
5.22"
(132.59mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1958
Mar 1960–Aug 1961
18-Month
69.93"
(1,776.22mm)
66.82"
(1,697.23mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1984
Sep 1959–Aug 1961
24-Month
90.65"
(2,302.51mm)
86.56"
(2,198.62mm)
4.09"
(103.89mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2004
Sep 1958–Aug 1961
36-Month
130.11"
(3,304.79mm)
129.84"
(3,297.94mm)
0.27"
(6.85mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2005
Sep 1957–Aug 1961
48-Month
191.22"
(4,856.99mm)
173.06"
(4,395.72mm)
18.16"
(461.27mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1939
Sep 1956–Aug 1961
60-Month
229.49"
(5,829.05mm)
216.24"
(5,492.50mm)
13.25"
(336.55mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1937

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 4, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/