Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Connecticut

Precipitation Rankings, August 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1987
1-Month
4.18"
(106.17mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1986 1981
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1955
Jul–Aug 1987
2-Month
6.09"
(154.69mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1983 1907
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1955
Jun–Aug 1987
3-Month
8.83"
(224.28mm)
11.84"
(300.74mm)
-3.01"
(-76.46mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1983 1999
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1897
May–Aug 1987
4-Month
10.98"
(278.89mm)
15.76"
(400.30mm)
-4.78"
(-121.41mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1966 1964
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1989
Apr–Aug 1987
5-Month
19.30"
(490.22mm)
19.89"
(505.21mm)
-0.59"
(-14.99mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1901
Mar–Aug 1987
6-Month
23.59"
(599.19mm)
24.08"
(611.63mm)
-0.49"
(-12.44mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1986 1965
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1901
Feb–Aug 1987
7-Month
24.08"
(611.63mm)
27.35"
(694.69mm)
-3.27"
(-83.06mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1901
Jan–Aug 1987
8-Month
29.45"
(748.03mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
-1.64"
(-41.66mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1985 1957
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Dec 1986–Aug 1987
9-Month
35.45"
(900.43mm)
35.07"
(890.78mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Nov 1986–Aug 1987
10-Month
42.55"
(1,080.77mm)
39.21"
(995.93mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Oct 1986–Aug 1987
11-Month
45.21"
(1,148.33mm)
42.91"
(1,089.91mm)
2.30"
(58.42mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2006
Sep 1986–Aug 1987
12-Month
46.27"
(1,175.26mm)
46.89"
(1,191.01mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2006
Mar 1986–Aug 1987
18-Month
67.78"
(1,721.61mm)
70.88"
(1,800.35mm)
-3.10"
(-78.74mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1984
Sep 1985–Aug 1987
24-Month
91.23"
(2,317.24mm)
93.66"
(2,378.96mm)
-2.43"
(-61.72mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2007
Sep 1984–Aug 1987
36-Month
130.07"
(3,303.78mm)
140.53"
(3,569.46mm)
-10.46"
(-265.68mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1966
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1903
Sep 1983–Aug 1987
48-Month
192.09"
(4,879.09mm)
187.44"
(4,760.98mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1983 1966
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2009
Sep 1982–Aug 1987
60-Month
243.64"
(6,188.46mm)
234.34"
(5,952.24mm)
9.30"
(236.22mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1985 1966
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/