Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Connecticut

Precipitation Rankings, May 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1959
1-Month
1.39"
(35.31mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
-2.54"
(-64.51mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1939 1903
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984
Apr–May 1959
2-Month
5.54"
(140.72mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
-2.51"
(-63.75mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1942 1986
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1901
Mar–May 1959
3-Month
10.49"
(266.45mm)
12.24"
(310.90mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1957 1915
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1901
Feb–May 1959
4-Month
13.38"
(339.85mm)
15.51"
(393.95mm)
-2.13"
(-54.10mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1957 2015
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Jan–May 1959
5-Month
16.32"
(414.53mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
-2.93"
(-74.42mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1957 1941
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Ties: 1981
Dec 1958–May 1959
6-Month
17.77"
(451.36mm)
23.23"
(590.04mm)
-5.46"
(-138.68mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1944 1941
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1979
Nov 1958–May 1959
7-Month
21.39"
(543.31mm)
27.37"
(695.20mm)
-5.98"
(-151.89mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1941 1985
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984
Oct 1958–May 1959
8-Month
26.69"
(677.93mm)
31.07"
(789.18mm)
-4.38"
(-111.25mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1957 1905
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984
Sep 1958–May 1959
9-Month
32.04"
(813.82mm)
35.05"
(890.27mm)
-3.01"
(-76.45mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1985
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Aug 1958–May 1959
10-Month
36.37"
(923.80mm)
39.27"
(997.46mm)
-2.90"
(-73.66mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1985
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Jul 1958–May 1959
11-Month
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
43.15"
(1,096.01mm)
-1.96"
(-49.78mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Jun 1958–May 1959
12-Month
43.72"
(1,110.49mm)
46.81"
(1,188.97mm)
-3.09"
(-78.48mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Dec 1957–May 1959
18-Month
74.40"
(1,889.76mm)
70.09"
(1,780.29mm)
4.31"
(109.47mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1984
Jun 1957–May 1959
24-Month
90.80"
(2,306.32mm)
93.63"
(2,378.20mm)
-2.83"
(-71.88mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1984
Jun 1956–May 1959
36-Month
130.21"
(3,307.33mm)
140.52"
(3,569.21mm)
-10.31"
(-261.88mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1943 1966
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984
Ties: 1933
Jun 1955–May 1959
48-Month
191.74"
(4,870.20mm)
187.51"
(4,762.75mm)
4.23"
(107.45mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2007
Jun 1954–May 1959
60-Month
239.77"
(6,090.16mm)
234.38"
(5,953.25mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/