Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Connecticut

Precipitation Rankings, May 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1955
1-Month
1.62"
(41.15mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
-2.31"
(-58.67mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1944 1903
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1984
Apr–May 1955
2-Month
5.89"
(149.61mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
-2.16"
(-54.86mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1942 1986
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1901
Ties: 1995
Mar–May 1955
3-Month
10.52"
(267.21mm)
12.24"
(310.90mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1950 1915
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1901
Feb–May 1955
4-Month
14.45"
(367.03mm)
15.51"
(393.95mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1950 2015
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1983
Jan–May 1955
5-Month
15.23"
(386.84mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
-4.02"
(-102.11mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1983
Dec 1954–May 1955
6-Month
20.55"
(521.97mm)
23.23"
(590.04mm)
-2.68"
(-68.07mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1947 1941
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1979
Nov 1954–May 1955
7-Month
26.61"
(675.89mm)
27.37"
(695.20mm)
-0.76"
(-19.31mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1950 1985
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1984
Oct 1954–May 1955
8-Month
29.02"
(737.11mm)
31.07"
(789.18mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1950 1905
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1984
Ties: 1975
Sep 1954–May 1955
9-Month
37.00"
(939.80mm)
35.05"
(890.27mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1954 1985
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Ties: 1970
Aug 1954–May 1955
10-Month
42.93"
(1,090.42mm)
39.27"
(997.46mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1954 1985
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Jul 1954–May 1955
11-Month
45.88"
(1,165.35mm)
43.15"
(1,096.01mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1954 1965
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Ties: 1960
Jun 1954–May 1955
12-Month
48.03"
(1,219.96mm)
46.81"
(1,188.97mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1954 1965
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Dec 1953–May 1955
18-Month
70.88"
(1,800.35mm)
70.09"
(1,780.29mm)
0.79"
(20.06mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1984
Ties: 1912
Jun 1953–May 1955
24-Month
90.03"
(2,286.76mm)
93.63"
(2,378.20mm)
-3.60"
(-91.44mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1984
Ties: 1907
Jun 1952–May 1955
36-Month
147.94"
(3,757.68mm)
140.52"
(3,569.21mm)
7.42"
(188.47mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1984
Jun 1951–May 1955
48-Month
200.16"
(5,084.06mm)
187.51"
(4,762.75mm)
12.65"
(321.31mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1953 1966
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2007
Jun 1950–May 1955
60-Month
248.61"
(6,314.69mm)
234.38"
(5,953.25mm)
14.23"
(361.44mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1954 1966
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/