Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Connecticut

Precipitation Rankings, May 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1974
1-Month
3.58"
(90.93mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1965 1903
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1984
Apr–May 1974
2-Month
7.04"
(178.82mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
-1.01"
(-25.65mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1971 1986
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1901
Mar–May 1974
3-Month
12.08"
(306.83mm)
12.24"
(310.90mm)
-0.16"
(-4.07mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1971 1915
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1901
Feb–May 1974
4-Month
14.50"
(368.30mm)
15.51"
(393.95mm)
-1.01"
(-25.65mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1971 2015
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1983
Jan–May 1974
5-Month
18.95"
(481.33mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1971 1941
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1983
Dec 1973–May 1974
6-Month
27.93"
(709.42mm)
23.23"
(590.04mm)
4.70"
(119.38mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1972 1941
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1979
Nov 1973–May 1974
7-Month
30.16"
(766.06mm)
27.37"
(695.20mm)
2.79"
(70.86mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1985
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1984
Oct 1973–May 1974
8-Month
33.30"
(845.82mm)
31.07"
(789.18mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1971 1905
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1984
Sep 1973–May 1974
9-Month
37.12"
(942.85mm)
35.05"
(890.27mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1971 1985
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Aug 1973–May 1974
10-Month
40.10"
(1,018.54mm)
39.27"
(997.46mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1971 1985
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jul 1973–May 1974
11-Month
44.25"
(1,123.95mm)
43.15"
(1,096.01mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jun 1973–May 1974
12-Month
49.17"
(1,248.92mm)
46.81"
(1,188.97mm)
2.36"
(59.95mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1971 1965
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Dec 1972–May 1974
18-Month
80.02"
(2,032.51mm)
70.09"
(1,780.29mm)
9.93"
(252.22mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1984
Jun 1972–May 1974
24-Month
113.13"
(2,873.50mm)
93.63"
(2,378.20mm)
19.50"
(495.30mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1984
Jun 1971–May 1974
36-Month
163.83"
(4,161.28mm)
140.52"
(3,569.21mm)
23.31"
(592.07mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1973 1966
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Jun 1970–May 1974
48-Month
202.61"
(5,146.29mm)
187.51"
(4,762.75mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2007
Jun 1969–May 1974
60-Month
252.12"
(6,403.85mm)
234.38"
(5,953.25mm)
17.74"
(450.60mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1973 1966
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2010

Citing This Page

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