Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Connecticut

Precipitation Rankings, September 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1972
1-Month
2.59"
(65.79mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1964 1914
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1938
Aug–Sep 1972
2-Month
5.51"
(139.95mm)
8.22"
(208.79mm)
-2.71"
(-68.84mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1968 1914
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2011
Ties: 1940
Jul–Sep 1972
3-Month
8.90"
(226.06mm)
12.13"
(308.10mm)
-3.23"
(-82.04mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1970 1948
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1938
Jun–Sep 1972
4-Month
20.42"
(518.67mm)
15.83"
(402.08mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1971 1914
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1938
May–Sep 1972
5-Month
26.00"
(660.40mm)
19.76"
(501.90mm)
6.24"
(158.50mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1971 1964
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1938
Apr–Sep 1972
6-Month
29.78"
(756.41mm)
23.88"
(606.55mm)
5.90"
(149.86mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1938
Mar–Sep 1972
7-Month
35.79"
(909.07mm)
28.07"
(712.98mm)
7.72"
(196.09mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1901
Feb–Sep 1972
8-Month
40.55"
(1,029.97mm)
31.34"
(796.04mm)
9.21"
(233.93mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2011
Jan–Sep 1972
9-Month
42.74"
(1,085.60mm)
35.08"
(891.03mm)
7.66"
(194.57mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1938
Dec 1971–Sep 1972
10-Month
45.72"
(1,161.29mm)
39.06"
(992.12mm)
6.66"
(169.17mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
Nov 1971–Sep 1972
11-Month
50.70"
(1,287.78mm)
43.20"
(1,097.28mm)
7.50"
(190.50mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1971 1965, 1966
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1938
Oct 1971–Sep 1972
12-Month
54.41"
(1,382.01mm)
46.90"
(1,191.26mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2006
Apr 1971–Sep 1972
18-Month
77.69"
(1,973.33mm)
70.67"
(1,795.02mm)
7.02"
(178.31mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1938
Oct 1970–Sep 1972
24-Month
98.20"
(2,494.28mm)
93.72"
(2,380.49mm)
4.48"
(113.79mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1938
Oct 1969–Sep 1972
36-Month
142.36"
(3,615.94mm)
140.60"
(3,571.24mm)
1.76"
(44.70mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2008
Oct 1968–Sep 1972
48-Month
190.14"
(4,829.56mm)
187.49"
(4,762.25mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2009
Oct 1967–Sep 1972
60-Month
231.90"
(5,890.26mm)
234.40"
(5,953.76mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 9, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/