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By Dan Leathers | Posted On May 15, 2013 |
Climate Update

Temperatures that were slightly above normal and precipitation a bit below normal characterized Delaware’s Climate in April 2013.

By Dan Leathers | Posted On April 7, 2013 |
Climate Update

Below normal temperatures and drier than normal conditions characterized Delaware’s Climate in March 2013. Spatially, March temperatures across Delaware were significantly below normal across southern and coastal Sussex County and across central portions of Kent County. Northern portions of Delaware and Chester County, PA had more modest negative temperature departures.

By Dan Leathers | Posted On March 7, 2013 |
Climate Update

Slightly above normal temperatures and slightly wetter than normal conditions characterized Delaware’s Climate in February.

By Dan Leathers | Posted On February 7, 2013 |
Climate Update

Following the overall pattern of 2012, the new-year began with above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation across Delaware.

By Dan Leathers | Posted On January 7, 2013 |
Climate Update

Posted on Sat 02/23/13 , Updated 04/05/13 Figure 1. Delaware statewide mean annual temperature (°F) 1895-2012. Preliminary data indicates that Delaware saw its warmest year on record during 2012. The mean annual temperature of 58.8 ° F was 3.9 ° F abov …

By Dan Leathers | Posted On September 7, 2012 |
Climate Update

Preliminary data from the National Climatic Data Center indicates that the summer of 2012 was the 3rd warmest across Delaware since records began in 1895.

By Dan Leathers | Posted On July 7, 2012 |
Climate Update

Preliminary data from the National Climatic Data Center indicates that the first six months of 2012 were the warmest and driest January through June period across Delaware since records began in 1895.

By Dan Leathers | Posted On June 7, 2012 |
Climate Update

Spring (MAM) of 2012 was the warmest across Delaware since records began in 1895.

By Dan Leathers | Posted On May 7, 2012 |
Climate Update

Preliminary data from the National Climatic Data Center indicate that the first four months of 2012 have been the warmest and driest such period since 1895 across Delaware.

By Dan Leathers | Posted On February 7, 2012 |
Climate Update

Preliminary data from the National Climatic Data Center confirm what most Delawareans already knew, that the winter season (DJF) of 2011-12 across Delaware was very warm and somewhat dry.

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