Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Connecticut

Precipitation Rankings, August 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1898
1-Month
7.95"
(201.93mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1897 1981
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 1955
Jul–Aug 1898
2-Month
12.79"
(324.87mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1896 1907
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1955
Jun–Aug 1898
3-Month
14.62"
(371.35mm)
11.84"
(300.74mm)
2.78"
(70.61mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1896 1999
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1897
May–Aug 1898
4-Month
21.37"
(542.80mm)
15.76"
(400.30mm)
5.61"
(142.50mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1896 1964
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1989
Apr–Aug 1898
5-Month
26.31"
(668.27mm)
19.89"
(505.21mm)
6.42"
(163.06mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1896 1966
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1901
Mar–Aug 1898
6-Month
29.18"
(741.17mm)
24.08"
(611.63mm)
5.10"
(129.54mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1901
Feb–Aug 1898
7-Month
34.11"
(866.39mm)
27.35"
(694.69mm)
6.76"
(171.70mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1901
Jan–Aug 1898
8-Month
38.54"
(978.92mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
7.45"
(189.23mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1896 1957
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2011
Dec 1897–Aug 1898
9-Month
44.15"
(1,121.41mm)
35.07"
(890.78mm)
9.08"
(230.63mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Nov 1897–Aug 1898
10-Month
50.71"
(1,288.03mm)
39.21"
(995.93mm)
11.50"
(292.10mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Oct 1897–Aug 1898
11-Month
51.81"
(1,315.97mm)
42.91"
(1,089.91mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
13th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Sep 1897–Aug 1898
12-Month
54.10"
(1,374.14mm)
46.89"
(1,191.01mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1896 1966
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2006
Mar 1897–Aug 1898
18-Month
86.33"
(2,192.78mm)
70.88"
(1,800.35mm)
15.45"
(392.43mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Sep 1896–Aug 1898
24-Month
108.49"
(2,755.65mm)
93.66"
(2,378.96mm)
14.83"
(376.69mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 2007
Sep 1895–Aug 1898
36-Month
154.35"
(3,920.49mm)
140.53"
(3,569.46mm)
13.82"
(351.03mm)
99th Driest Driest to Date 1966
24th Wettest Wettest to Date 1903

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/