Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Connecticut

Precipitation Rankings, May 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1983
1-Month
5.35"
(135.89mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
1.42"
(36.07mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1982 1903
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1984
Ties: 2017
Apr–May 1983
2-Month
16.37"
(415.80mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
8.32"
(211.33mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 1986
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1901
Mar–May 1983
3-Month
24.07"
(611.38mm)
12.24"
(310.90mm)
11.83"
(300.48mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 1915
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1901
Feb–May 1983
4-Month
27.86"
(707.64mm)
15.51"
(393.95mm)
12.35"
(313.69mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1982 2015
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jan–May 1983
5-Month
32.66"
(829.56mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
13.41"
(340.61mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1982 1941
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Dec 1982–May 1983
6-Month
34.41"
(874.01mm)
23.23"
(590.04mm)
11.18"
(283.97mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1982 1941
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Nov 1982–May 1983
7-Month
38.26"
(971.80mm)
27.37"
(695.20mm)
10.89"
(276.60mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1985
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1984
Oct 1982–May 1983
8-Month
40.64"
(1,032.26mm)
31.07"
(789.18mm)
9.57"
(243.08mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1982 1905
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1984
Sep 1982–May 1983
9-Month
43.28"
(1,099.31mm)
35.05"
(890.27mm)
8.23"
(209.04mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1982 1985
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Aug 1982–May 1983
10-Month
46.41"
(1,178.81mm)
39.27"
(997.46mm)
7.14"
(181.35mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1982 1985
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1956
Jul 1982–May 1983
11-Month
49.17"
(1,248.92mm)
43.15"
(1,096.01mm)
6.02"
(152.91mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Jun 1982–May 1983
12-Month
61.26"
(1,556.00mm)
46.81"
(1,188.97mm)
14.45"
(367.03mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Dec 1981–May 1983
18-Month
85.60"
(2,174.24mm)
70.09"
(1,780.29mm)
15.51"
(393.95mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1984
Jun 1981–May 1983
24-Month
105.96"
(2,691.38mm)
93.63"
(2,378.20mm)
12.33"
(313.18mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1984
Jun 1980–May 1983
36-Month
143.29"
(3,639.57mm)
140.52"
(3,569.21mm)
2.77"
(70.36mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1984
Jun 1979–May 1983
48-Month
188.64"
(4,791.46mm)
187.51"
(4,762.75mm)
1.13"
(28.71mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2007
Jun 1978–May 1983
60-Month
243.91"
(6,195.31mm)
234.38"
(5,953.25mm)
9.53"
(242.06mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
43rd 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 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/