Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Connecticut

Precipitation Rankings, August 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1973
1-Month
2.98"
(75.69mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1972 1981
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1955
Ties: 1918
Jul–Aug 1973
2-Month
7.13"
(181.10mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
-1.01"
(-25.66mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1907
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1955
Jun–Aug 1973
3-Month
12.05"
(306.07mm)
11.84"
(300.74mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1971 1999
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1897
Ties: 2004
May–Aug 1973
4-Month
17.61"
(447.29mm)
15.76"
(400.30mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1971 1964
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1989
Apr–Aug 1973
5-Month
24.18"
(614.17mm)
19.89"
(505.21mm)
4.29"
(108.96mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1901
Mar–Aug 1973
6-Month
27.95"
(709.93mm)
24.08"
(611.63mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1901
Feb–Aug 1973
7-Month
31.40"
(797.56mm)
27.35"
(694.69mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1901
Jan–Aug 1973
8-Month
35.75"
(908.05mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
4.66"
(118.36mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Dec 1972–Aug 1973
9-Month
42.90"
(1,089.66mm)
35.07"
(890.78mm)
7.83"
(198.88mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Nov 1972–Aug 1973
10-Month
50.80"
(1,290.32mm)
39.21"
(995.93mm)
11.59"
(294.39mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1984
Oct 1972–Aug 1973
11-Month
55.59"
(1,411.99mm)
42.91"
(1,089.91mm)
12.68"
(322.08mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2006
Sep 1972–Aug 1973
12-Month
58.18"
(1,477.77mm)
46.89"
(1,191.01mm)
11.29"
(286.76mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2006
Mar 1972–Aug 1973
18-Month
91.38"
(2,321.05mm)
70.88"
(1,800.35mm)
20.50"
(520.70mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1984
Sep 1971–Aug 1973
24-Month
115.00"
(2,921.00mm)
93.66"
(2,378.96mm)
21.34"
(542.04mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2007
Sep 1970–Aug 1973
36-Month
157.29"
(3,995.17mm)
140.53"
(3,569.46mm)
16.76"
(425.71mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1903
Sep 1969–Aug 1973
48-Month
202.49"
(5,143.25mm)
187.44"
(4,760.98mm)
15.05"
(382.27mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2009
Sep 1968–Aug 1973
60-Month
248.80"
(6,319.52mm)
234.34"
(5,952.24mm)
14.46"
(367.28mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
35th 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 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/