Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Connecticut

Precipitation Rankings, August 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1947
1-Month
3.32"
(84.33mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
-0.91"
(-23.11mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1944 1981
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1955
Jul–Aug 1947
2-Month
7.53"
(191.26mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
-0.61"
(-15.50mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1944 1907
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1955
Jun–Aug 1947
3-Month
11.44"
(290.58mm)
11.84"
(300.74mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1999
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1897
May–Aug 1947
4-Month
15.84"
(402.34mm)
15.76"
(400.30mm)
0.08"
(2.04mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1944 1964
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1989
Apr–Aug 1947
5-Month
20.58"
(522.73mm)
19.89"
(505.21mm)
0.69"
(17.52mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1901
Mar–Aug 1947
6-Month
23.72"
(602.49mm)
24.08"
(611.63mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1944 1965
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1901
Feb–Aug 1947
7-Month
26.04"
(661.42mm)
27.35"
(694.69mm)
-1.31"
(-33.27mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1944 1965
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1901
Jan–Aug 1947
8-Month
28.85"
(732.79mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
-2.24"
(-56.90mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1944 1957
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2011
Dec 1946–Aug 1947
9-Month
31.66"
(804.16mm)
35.07"
(890.78mm)
-3.41"
(-86.62mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2011
Ties: 1971
Nov 1946–Aug 1947
10-Month
33.09"
(840.49mm)
39.21"
(995.93mm)
-6.12"
(-155.44mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1984
Oct 1946–Aug 1947
11-Month
34.35"
(872.49mm)
42.91"
(1,089.91mm)
-8.56"
(-217.42mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1907 1966
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2006
Sep 1946–Aug 1947
12-Month
38.15"
(969.01mm)
46.89"
(1,191.01mm)
-8.74"
(-222.00mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2006
Mar 1946–Aug 1947
18-Month
62.57"
(1,589.28mm)
70.88"
(1,800.35mm)
-8.31"
(-211.07mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1984
Ties: 2015
Sep 1945–Aug 1947
24-Month
84.65"
(2,150.11mm)
93.66"
(2,378.96mm)
-9.01"
(-228.85mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2007
Sep 1944–Aug 1947
36-Month
138.92"
(3,528.57mm)
140.53"
(3,569.46mm)
-1.61"
(-40.89mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1946 1966
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1903
Sep 1943–Aug 1947
48-Month
175.91"
(4,468.11mm)
187.44"
(4,760.98mm)
-11.53"
(-292.87mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2009
Sep 1942–Aug 1947
60-Month
220.98"
(5,612.89mm)
234.34"
(5,952.24mm)
-13.36"
(-339.35mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1945 1966
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2010

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/