Briefing Archive

By Tina Callahan | Posted On March 1, 2024 |

NOAA reports that January 2024 global surface temperatures (land and ocean) were the warmest on record and that the global ocean surface temperature had record-warmth for the 10th consecutive month.

By Tina Callahan | Posted On January 22, 2024 |

The year 2023 was the warmest year since global records began in 1850 at 1.18°C (2.12°F) above the 20th-century average of 13.9°C (57.0°F).

By Dan Leathers | Posted On April 28, 2020 |

Delaware has a new 24 hour precipitation record.

By Dan Leathers | Posted On February 21, 2020 |

The winter of 2009-2010 was the snowiest in recorded history for many locations across Delaware and southeast Pennsylvania. This year marks the 10th anniversary of this incredible season.

By Dan Leathers | Posted On September 7, 2016 |
Climate Update Briefing

Above normal temperatures and near normal precipitation characterized Delaware’s climate in the summer season of 2016.

By Dan Leathers | Posted On March 10, 2016 |

Wilmington New Castle County Airport set a record for warmest temperature for March 9th.

By Dan Leathers | Posted On February 26, 2015 |

Residents will long remember the week of February 15th through February 21, 2015 as a true taste of winter across Delaware.

By Dan Leathers | Posted On November 19, 2014 |

Temperatures around the First State were more like January than November this morning. In fact, several official National Weather Service observing stations reported record low temperatures.

By Dan Leathers | Posted On January 7, 2014 |

After record low, below zero temperatures for Delaware on Saturday morning January 4th, temperatures shot-up to over 60°F across much of the State early on Monday morning (January 6th).

By Dan Leathers | Posted On January 6, 2012 |

The National Weather Service three-month outlook for January, February and March 2012 suggests a high probability of continued warmth and near normal precipitation for Delaware during the remainder of the winter season.