Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Connecticut

Precipitation Rankings, August 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1971
1-Month
5.02"
(127.51mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1970 1981
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1955
Jul–Aug 1971
2-Month
10.20"
(259.08mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
2.06"
(52.32mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1970 1907
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1955
Jun–Aug 1971
3-Month
11.71"
(297.43mm)
11.84"
(300.74mm)
-0.13"
(-3.31mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1970 1999
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1897
May–Aug 1971
4-Month
15.91"
(404.11mm)
15.76"
(400.30mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1970 1964
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1989
Apr–Aug 1971
5-Month
18.28"
(464.31mm)
19.89"
(505.21mm)
-1.61"
(-40.90mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1970 1966
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1901
Mar–Aug 1971
6-Month
21.39"
(543.31mm)
24.08"
(611.63mm)
-2.69"
(-68.32mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1970 1965
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1901
Feb–Aug 1971
7-Month
26.05"
(661.67mm)
27.35"
(694.69mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1970 1965
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1901
Jan–Aug 1971
8-Month
28.38"
(720.85mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
-2.71"
(-68.84mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1970 1957
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Dec 1970–Aug 1971
9-Month
31.66"
(804.16mm)
35.07"
(890.78mm)
-3.41"
(-86.62mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2011
Ties: 1947
Nov 1970–Aug 1971
10-Month
36.24"
(920.50mm)
39.21"
(995.93mm)
-2.97"
(-75.43mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1968 1966
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1984
Oct 1970–Aug 1971
11-Month
38.79"
(985.27mm)
42.91"
(1,089.91mm)
-4.12"
(-104.64mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1968 1966
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2006
Ties: 1900
Sep 1970–Aug 1971
12-Month
42.29"
(1,074.17mm)
46.89"
(1,191.01mm)
-4.60"
(-116.84mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1968 1966
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2006
Mar 1970–Aug 1971
18-Month
62.09"
(1,577.09mm)
70.88"
(1,800.35mm)
-8.79"
(-223.26mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1984
Sep 1969–Aug 1971
24-Month
87.49"
(2,222.25mm)
93.66"
(2,378.96mm)
-6.17"
(-156.71mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2007
Sep 1968–Aug 1971
36-Month
133.80"
(3,398.52mm)
140.53"
(3,569.46mm)
-6.73"
(-170.94mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1970 1966
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1903
Sep 1967–Aug 1971
48-Month
175.34"
(4,453.64mm)
187.44"
(4,760.98mm)
-12.10"
(-307.34mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2009
Sep 1966–Aug 1971
60-Month
222.79"
(5,658.87mm)
234.34"
(5,952.24mm)
-11.55"
(-293.37mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1970 1966
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2010

Citing This Page

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