Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Connecticut

Precipitation Rankings, August 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1953
1-Month
2.04"
(51.82mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
-2.19"
(-55.62mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1943 1981
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1955
Jul–Aug 1953
2-Month
6.60"
(167.64mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
-1.54"
(-39.12mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1949 1907
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1955
Jun–Aug 1953
3-Month
9.03"
(229.36mm)
11.84"
(300.74mm)
-2.81"
(-71.38mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1949 1999
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1897
May–Aug 1953
4-Month
13.41"
(340.61mm)
15.76"
(400.30mm)
-2.35"
(-59.69mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1949 1964
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1989
Ties: 2010
Apr–Aug 1953
5-Month
19.27"
(489.46mm)
19.89"
(505.21mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1901
Mar–Aug 1953
6-Month
29.81"
(757.17mm)
24.08"
(611.63mm)
5.73"
(145.54mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1951 1965
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1901
Feb–Aug 1953
7-Month
33.18"
(842.77mm)
27.35"
(694.69mm)
5.83"
(148.08mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1952 1965
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1901
Jan–Aug 1953
8-Month
39.72"
(1,008.89mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
8.63"
(219.20mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1952 1957
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2011
Dec 1952–Aug 1953
9-Month
43.68"
(1,109.47mm)
35.07"
(890.78mm)
8.61"
(218.69mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2011
Nov 1952–Aug 1953
10-Month
47.20"
(1,198.88mm)
39.21"
(995.93mm)
7.99"
(202.95mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1984
Oct 1952–Aug 1953
11-Month
48.23"
(1,225.04mm)
42.91"
(1,089.91mm)
5.32"
(135.13mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2006
Sep 1952–Aug 1953
12-Month
51.63"
(1,311.40mm)
46.89"
(1,191.01mm)
4.74"
(120.39mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2006
Mar 1952–Aug 1953
18-Month
81.63"
(2,073.40mm)
70.88"
(1,800.35mm)
10.75"
(273.05mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1984
Sep 1951–Aug 1953
24-Month
109.24"
(2,774.70mm)
93.66"
(2,378.96mm)
15.58"
(395.74mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2007
Sep 1950–Aug 1953
36-Month
155.09"
(3,939.29mm)
140.53"
(3,569.46mm)
14.56"
(369.83mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1903
Sep 1949–Aug 1953
48-Month
197.21"
(5,009.13mm)
187.44"
(4,760.98mm)
9.77"
(248.15mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2009
Sep 1948–Aug 1953
60-Month
238.94"
(6,069.08mm)
234.34"
(5,952.24mm)
4.60"
(116.84mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 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/