Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Connecticut

Precipitation Rankings, August 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1959
1-Month
3.73"
(94.74mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1957 1981
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1955
Jul–Aug 1959
2-Month
8.58"
(217.93mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
0.44"
(11.17mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1957 1907
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1955
Jun–Aug 1959
3-Month
13.34"
(338.84mm)
11.84"
(300.74mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1958 1999
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1897
May–Aug 1959
4-Month
14.73"
(374.14mm)
15.76"
(400.30mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1957 1964
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1989
Apr–Aug 1959
5-Month
18.88"
(479.55mm)
19.89"
(505.21mm)
-1.01"
(-25.66mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1901
Mar–Aug 1959
6-Month
23.83"
(605.28mm)
24.08"
(611.63mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1901
Feb–Aug 1959
7-Month
26.72"
(678.69mm)
27.35"
(694.69mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1901
Jan–Aug 1959
8-Month
29.66"
(753.36mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
-1.43"
(-36.33mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
Dec 1958–Aug 1959
9-Month
31.11"
(790.19mm)
35.07"
(890.78mm)
-3.96"
(-100.59mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
Nov 1958–Aug 1959
10-Month
34.73"
(882.14mm)
39.21"
(995.93mm)
-4.48"
(-113.79mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984
Oct 1958–Aug 1959
11-Month
40.03"
(1,016.76mm)
42.91"
(1,089.91mm)
-2.88"
(-73.15mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2006
Sep 1958–Aug 1959
12-Month
45.38"
(1,152.65mm)
46.89"
(1,191.01mm)
-1.51"
(-38.36mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2006
Mar 1958–Aug 1959
18-Month
71.00"
(1,803.40mm)
70.88"
(1,800.35mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1984
Sep 1957–Aug 1959
24-Month
97.38"
(2,473.45mm)
93.66"
(2,378.96mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2007
Sep 1956–Aug 1959
36-Month
134.00"
(3,403.60mm)
140.53"
(3,569.46mm)
-6.53"
(-165.86mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1903
Sep 1955–Aug 1959
48-Month
184.51"
(4,686.55mm)
187.44"
(4,760.98mm)
-2.93"
(-74.43mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009
Sep 1954–Aug 1959
60-Month
242.08"
(6,148.83mm)
234.34"
(5,952.24mm)
7.74"
(196.59mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/