Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Connecticut

Precipitation Rankings, May 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1987
1-Month
2.15"
(54.61mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1986 1903
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1984
Ties: 1928
Apr–May 1987
2-Month
10.47"
(265.94mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1986 1986
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1901
Mar–May 1987
3-Month
14.76"
(374.90mm)
12.24"
(310.90mm)
2.52"
(64.00mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1915
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1901
Feb–May 1987
4-Month
15.25"
(387.35mm)
15.51"
(393.95mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1986 2015
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Jan–May 1987
5-Month
20.62"
(523.75mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1986 1941
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Dec 1986–May 1987
6-Month
26.62"
(676.15mm)
23.23"
(590.04mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1986 1941
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1979
Ties: 1903
Nov 1986–May 1987
7-Month
33.72"
(856.49mm)
27.37"
(695.20mm)
6.35"
(161.29mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1986 1985
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Oct 1986–May 1987
8-Month
36.38"
(924.05mm)
31.07"
(789.18mm)
5.31"
(134.87mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1905
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Sep 1986–May 1987
9-Month
37.44"
(950.98mm)
35.05"
(890.27mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1986 1985
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Aug 1986–May 1987
10-Month
41.56"
(1,055.62mm)
39.27"
(997.46mm)
2.29"
(58.16mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1986 1985
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jul 1986–May 1987
11-Month
47.21"
(1,199.13mm)
43.15"
(1,096.01mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1986 1965
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jun 1986–May 1987
12-Month
52.47"
(1,332.74mm)
46.81"
(1,188.97mm)
5.66"
(143.77mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1986 1965
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Dec 1985–May 1987
18-Month
68.92"
(1,750.57mm)
70.09"
(1,780.29mm)
-1.17"
(-29.72mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1984
Jun 1985–May 1987
24-Month
97.75"
(2,482.85mm)
93.63"
(2,378.20mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Jun 1984–May 1987
36-Month
133.21"
(3,383.53mm)
140.52"
(3,569.21mm)
-7.31"
(-185.68mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1984
Jun 1983–May 1987
48-Month
191.53"
(4,864.86mm)
187.51"
(4,762.75mm)
4.02"
(102.11mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1983 1966
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2007
Jun 1982–May 1987
60-Month
252.79"
(6,420.87mm)
234.38"
(5,953.25mm)
18.41"
(467.62mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
21st 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 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/