Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Connecticut

Precipitation Rankings, January 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1956
1-Month
3.21"
(81.53mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1955 1970
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1979
Dec 1955–Jan 1956
2-Month
3.98"
(101.09mm)
7.72"
(196.09mm)
-3.74"
(-95.00mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1944 1981
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1979
Nov 1955–Jan 1956
3-Month
9.50"
(241.30mm)
11.86"
(301.24mm)
-2.36"
(-59.94mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1950 2002
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1978
Oct 1955–Jan 1956
4-Month
21.72"
(551.69mm)
15.56"
(395.22mm)
6.16"
(156.47mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1955 2002
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2006
Sep 1955–Jan 1956
5-Month
25.50"
(647.70mm)
19.54"
(496.32mm)
5.96"
(151.38mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1955 2002
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1978
Aug 1955–Jan 1956
6-Month
40.51"
(1,028.95mm)
23.76"
(603.50mm)
16.75"
(425.45mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1955 1981
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1956
Jul 1955–Jan 1956
7-Month
42.98"
(1,091.69mm)
27.63"
(701.80mm)
15.35"
(389.89mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1955 2002
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1955–Jan 1956
8-Month
46.07"
(1,170.18mm)
31.30"
(795.02mm)
14.77"
(375.16mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1966
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
May 1955–Jan 1956
9-Month
47.69"
(1,211.33mm)
35.23"
(894.84mm)
12.46"
(316.49mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1955 1966
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1939
Apr 1955–Jan 1956
10-Month
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
39.32"
(998.73mm)
12.64"
(321.05mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1955 1966
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Mar 1955–Jan 1956
11-Month
56.59"
(1,437.39mm)
43.53"
(1,105.66mm)
13.06"
(331.73mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1955 1966
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1902
Feb 1955–Jan 1956
12-Month
60.52"
(1,537.21mm)
46.86"
(1,190.24mm)
13.66"
(346.97mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1955 1966
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1973
Aug 1954–Jan 1956
18-Month
89.00"
(2,260.60mm)
70.52"
(1,791.21mm)
18.48"
(469.39mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1966
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2007
Feb 1954–Jan 1956
24-Month
109.19"
(2,773.43mm)
93.70"
(2,379.98mm)
15.49"
(393.45mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1955 1966
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1974
Feb 1953–Jan 1956
36-Month
160.25"
(4,070.35mm)
140.58"
(3,570.73mm)
19.67"
(499.62mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1955 1967
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1904
Feb 1952–Jan 1956
48-Month
211.49"
(5,371.85mm)
187.57"
(4,764.28mm)
23.92"
(607.57mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1955 1967
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1976
Feb 1951–Jan 1956
60-Month
264.81"
(6,726.17mm)
234.46"
(5,955.28mm)
30.35"
(770.89mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1955 1967
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/