Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Connecticut

Precipitation Rankings, August 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1970
1-Month
3.44"
(87.38mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
-0.79"
(-20.06mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1968 1981
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1955
Ties: 1941
Jul–Aug 1970
2-Month
5.30"
(134.62mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
-2.84"
(-72.14mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1968 1907
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1955
Jun–Aug 1970
3-Month
8.20"
(208.28mm)
11.84"
(300.74mm)
-3.64"
(-92.46mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1966 1999
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1897
May–Aug 1970
4-Month
12.01"
(305.05mm)
15.76"
(400.30mm)
-3.75"
(-95.25mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1966 1964
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1989
Apr–Aug 1970
5-Month
16.10"
(408.94mm)
19.89"
(505.21mm)
-3.79"
(-96.27mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1901
Ties: 1926
Mar–Aug 1970
6-Month
19.80"
(502.92mm)
24.08"
(611.63mm)
-4.28"
(-108.71mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1901
Feb–Aug 1970
7-Month
24.54"
(623.32mm)
27.35"
(694.69mm)
-2.81"
(-71.37mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1968 1965
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1901
Ties: 1932
Jan–Aug 1970
8-Month
25.12"
(638.05mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
-5.97"
(-151.64mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1966 1957
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Dec 1969–Aug 1970
9-Month
32.47"
(824.74mm)
35.07"
(890.78mm)
-2.60"
(-66.04mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Nov 1969–Aug 1970
10-Month
38.58"
(979.93mm)
39.21"
(995.93mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1968 1966
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1984
Oct 1969–Aug 1970
11-Month
40.66"
(1,032.76mm)
42.91"
(1,089.91mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1968 1966
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2006
Sep 1969–Aug 1970
12-Month
45.20"
(1,148.08mm)
46.89"
(1,191.01mm)
-1.69"
(-42.93mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1968 1966
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2006
Mar 1969–Aug 1970
18-Month
69.69"
(1,770.13mm)
70.88"
(1,800.35mm)
-1.19"
(-30.22mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1984
Sep 1968–Aug 1970
24-Month
91.51"
(2,324.35mm)
93.66"
(2,378.96mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2007
Sep 1967–Aug 1970
36-Month
133.05"
(3,379.47mm)
140.53"
(3,569.46mm)
-7.48"
(-189.99mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1966
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1903
Sep 1966–Aug 1970
48-Month
180.50"
(4,584.70mm)
187.44"
(4,760.98mm)
-6.94"
(-176.28mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2009
Sep 1965–Aug 1970
60-Month
211.47"
(5,371.34mm)
234.34"
(5,952.24mm)
-22.87"
(-580.90mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/