Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Connecticut

Precipitation Rankings, May 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1981
1-Month
3.37"
(85.60mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1980 1903
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1984
Apr–May 1981
2-Month
7.12"
(180.85mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1975 1986
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1901
Mar–May 1981
3-Month
7.80"
(198.12mm)
12.24"
(310.90mm)
-4.44"
(-112.78mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1965 1915
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1901
Feb–May 1981
4-Month
15.64"
(397.26mm)
15.51"
(393.95mm)
0.13"
(3.31mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1978 2015
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Jan–May 1981
5-Month
16.32"
(414.53mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
-2.93"
(-74.42mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1966 1941
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Ties: 1959
Dec 1980–May 1981
6-Month
17.24"
(437.90mm)
23.23"
(590.04mm)
-5.99"
(-152.14mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1966 1941
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1979
Nov 1980–May 1981
7-Month
21.52"
(546.61mm)
27.37"
(695.20mm)
-5.85"
(-148.59mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1966 1985
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1984
Ties: 2015
Oct 1980–May 1981
8-Month
25.28"
(642.11mm)
31.07"
(789.18mm)
-5.79"
(-147.07mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1966 1905
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1984
Sep 1980–May 1981
9-Month
27.00"
(685.80mm)
35.05"
(890.27mm)
-8.05"
(-204.47mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1966 1985
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Aug 1980–May 1981
10-Month
29.10"
(739.14mm)
39.27"
(997.46mm)
-10.17"
(-258.32mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1966 1985
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jul 1980–May 1981
11-Month
33.85"
(859.79mm)
43.15"
(1,096.01mm)
-9.30"
(-236.22mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jun 1980–May 1981
12-Month
37.33"
(948.18mm)
46.81"
(1,188.97mm)
-9.48"
(-240.79mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Dec 1979–May 1981
18-Month
59.19"
(1,503.43mm)
70.09"
(1,780.29mm)
-10.90"
(-276.86mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1984
Jun 1979–May 1981
24-Month
82.68"
(2,100.07mm)
93.63"
(2,378.20mm)
-10.95"
(-278.13mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1984
Jun 1978–May 1981
36-Month
137.95"
(3,503.93mm)
140.52"
(3,569.21mm)
-2.57"
(-65.28mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1984
Jun 1977–May 1981
48-Month
194.92"
(4,950.97mm)
187.51"
(4,762.75mm)
7.41"
(188.22mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2007
Jun 1976–May 1981
60-Month
241.33"
(6,129.78mm)
234.38"
(5,953.25mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/