Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Connecticut

Precipitation Rankings, August 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1940
1-Month
2.37"
(60.20mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1935 1981
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1955
Ties: 1948
Jul–Aug 1940
2-Month
5.92"
(150.37mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
-2.22"
(-56.39mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1935 1907
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1955
Jun–Aug 1940
3-Month
9.83"
(249.68mm)
11.84"
(300.74mm)
-2.01"
(-51.06mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1930 1999
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1897
May–Aug 1940
4-Month
16.16"
(410.46mm)
15.76"
(400.30mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1939 1964
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1989
Apr–Aug 1940
5-Month
22.07"
(560.58mm)
19.89"
(505.21mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1939 1966
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1901
Mar–Aug 1940
6-Month
27.69"
(703.33mm)
24.08"
(611.63mm)
3.61"
(91.70mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1939 1965
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1901
Feb–Aug 1940
7-Month
30.59"
(776.99mm)
27.35"
(694.69mm)
3.24"
(82.30mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1939 1965
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1901
Jan–Aug 1940
8-Month
33.64"
(854.46mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1939 1957
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2011
Dec 1939–Aug 1940
9-Month
36.96"
(938.78mm)
35.07"
(890.78mm)
1.89"
(48.00mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1939 1966
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2011
Nov 1939–Aug 1940
10-Month
38.61"
(980.69mm)
39.21"
(995.93mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1939 1966
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1984
Oct 1939–Aug 1940
11-Month
43.78"
(1,112.01mm)
42.91"
(1,089.91mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1939 1966
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2006
Sep 1939–Aug 1940
12-Month
46.53"
(1,181.86mm)
46.89"
(1,191.01mm)
-0.36"
(-9.15mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1932 1966
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2006
Mar 1939–Aug 1940
18-Month
68.99"
(1,752.35mm)
70.88"
(1,800.35mm)
-1.89"
(-48.00mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1936 1966
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1984
Sep 1938–Aug 1940
24-Month
99.62"
(2,530.35mm)
93.66"
(2,378.96mm)
5.96"
(151.39mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1936 1966
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2007
Sep 1937–Aug 1940
36-Month
155.66"
(3,953.76mm)
140.53"
(3,569.46mm)
15.13"
(384.30mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1903
Sep 1936–Aug 1940
48-Month
209.67"
(5,325.62mm)
187.44"
(4,760.98mm)
22.23"
(564.64mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1938 1966
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2009
Sep 1935–Aug 1940
60-Month
256.44"
(6,513.58mm)
234.34"
(5,952.24mm)
22.10"
(561.34mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1938 1966
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 24, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/