Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Connecticut

Precipitation Rankings, August 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1981
1-Month
1.09"
(27.69mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
-3.14"
(-79.75mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1981
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1955
Jul–Aug 1981
2-Month
5.23"
(132.84mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
-2.91"
(-73.92mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1968 1907
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1955
Jun–Aug 1981
3-Month
8.46"
(214.88mm)
11.84"
(300.74mm)
-3.38"
(-85.86mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1970 1999
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1897
May–Aug 1981
4-Month
11.83"
(300.48mm)
15.76"
(400.30mm)
-3.93"
(-99.82mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1966 1964
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1989
Apr–Aug 1981
5-Month
15.58"
(395.73mm)
19.89"
(505.21mm)
-4.31"
(-109.48mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1901
Mar–Aug 1981
6-Month
16.26"
(413.00mm)
24.08"
(611.63mm)
-7.82"
(-198.63mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1901
Feb–Aug 1981
7-Month
24.10"
(612.14mm)
27.35"
(694.69mm)
-3.25"
(-82.55mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1901
Jan–Aug 1981
8-Month
24.78"
(629.41mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
-6.31"
(-160.28mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1966 1957
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2011
Dec 1980–Aug 1981
9-Month
25.70"
(652.78mm)
35.07"
(890.78mm)
-9.37"
(-238.00mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2011
Nov 1980–Aug 1981
10-Month
29.98"
(761.49mm)
39.21"
(995.93mm)
-9.23"
(-234.44mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1984
Oct 1980–Aug 1981
11-Month
33.74"
(857.00mm)
42.91"
(1,089.91mm)
-9.17"
(-232.91mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2006
Sep 1980–Aug 1981
12-Month
35.46"
(900.68mm)
46.89"
(1,191.01mm)
-11.43"
(-290.33mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2006
Mar 1980–Aug 1981
18-Month
62.83"
(1,595.88mm)
70.88"
(1,800.35mm)
-8.05"
(-204.47mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1984
Sep 1979–Aug 1981
24-Month
81.08"
(2,059.43mm)
93.66"
(2,378.96mm)
-12.58"
(-319.53mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2007
Sep 1978–Aug 1981
36-Month
134.98"
(3,428.49mm)
140.53"
(3,569.46mm)
-5.55"
(-140.97mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1903
Sep 1977–Aug 1981
48-Month
193.21"
(4,907.53mm)
187.44"
(4,760.98mm)
5.77"
(146.55mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2009
Sep 1976–Aug 1981
60-Month
235.49"
(5,981.45mm)
234.34"
(5,952.24mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/