Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Connecticut

Precipitation Rankings, May 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1938
1-Month
4.03"
(102.36mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1937 1903
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1984
Ties: 1930
Apr–May 1938
2-Month
7.18"
(182.37mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1936 1986
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1901
Mar–May 1938
3-Month
9.32"
(236.73mm)
12.24"
(310.90mm)
-2.92"
(-74.17mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1935 1915
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1901
Feb–May 1938
4-Month
11.75"
(298.45mm)
15.51"
(393.95mm)
-3.76"
(-95.50mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1935 2015
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1983
Jan–May 1938
5-Month
16.96"
(430.78mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
-2.29"
(-58.17mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1935 1941
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1983
Dec 1937–May 1938
6-Month
19.36"
(491.74mm)
23.23"
(590.04mm)
-3.87"
(-98.30mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1935 1941
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1979
Nov 1937–May 1938
7-Month
25.86"
(656.84mm)
27.37"
(695.20mm)
-1.51"
(-38.36mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1935 1985
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1984
Oct 1937–May 1938
8-Month
31.19"
(792.23mm)
31.07"
(789.18mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1936 1905
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1984
Ties: 1919
Sep 1937–May 1938
9-Month
35.34"
(897.64mm)
35.05"
(890.27mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1932 1985
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Aug 1937–May 1938
10-Month
42.11"
(1,069.59mm)
39.27"
(997.46mm)
2.84"
(72.13mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1985
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Jul 1937–May 1938
11-Month
45.82"
(1,163.83mm)
43.15"
(1,096.01mm)
2.67"
(67.82mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1937 1965
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2019
Jun 1937–May 1938
12-Month
50.94"
(1,293.88mm)
46.81"
(1,188.97mm)
4.13"
(104.91mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1937 1965
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Dec 1936–May 1938
18-Month
79.23"
(2,012.44mm)
70.09"
(1,780.29mm)
9.14"
(232.15mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1984
Jun 1936–May 1938
24-Month
100.73"
(2,558.54mm)
93.63"
(2,378.20mm)
7.10"
(180.34mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1984
Jun 1935–May 1938
36-Month
146.90"
(3,731.26mm)
140.52"
(3,569.21mm)
6.38"
(162.05mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1984
Jun 1934–May 1938
48-Month
193.40"
(4,912.36mm)
187.51"
(4,762.75mm)
5.89"
(149.61mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2007
Jun 1933–May 1938
60-Month
241.59"
(6,136.39mm)
234.38"
(5,953.25mm)
7.21"
(183.14mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1966
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/