Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Connecticut

Precipitation Rankings, August 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1988
1-Month
2.58"
(65.53mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1984 1981
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1955
Jul–Aug 1988
2-Month
9.88"
(250.95mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
1.74"
(44.19mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1987 1907
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1955
Ties: 1903
Jun–Aug 1988
3-Month
10.96"
(278.38mm)
11.84"
(300.74mm)
-0.88"
(-22.36mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1987 1999
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1897
May–Aug 1988
4-Month
14.57"
(370.08mm)
15.76"
(400.30mm)
-1.19"
(-30.22mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1987 1964
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1989
Apr–Aug 1988
5-Month
16.90"
(429.26mm)
19.89"
(505.21mm)
-2.99"
(-75.95mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1901
Mar–Aug 1988
6-Month
19.79"
(502.67mm)
24.08"
(611.63mm)
-4.29"
(-108.96mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1981 1965
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1901
Feb–Aug 1988
7-Month
23.79"
(604.27mm)
27.35"
(694.69mm)
-3.56"
(-90.42mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1901
Jan–Aug 1988
8-Month
26.88"
(682.75mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
-4.21"
(-106.94mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Dec 1987–Aug 1988
9-Month
29.12"
(739.65mm)
35.07"
(890.78mm)
-5.95"
(-151.13mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Nov 1987–Aug 1988
10-Month
32.14"
(816.36mm)
39.21"
(995.93mm)
-7.07"
(-179.57mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1984
Oct 1987–Aug 1988
11-Month
36.18"
(918.97mm)
42.91"
(1,089.91mm)
-6.73"
(-170.94mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2006
Sep 1987–Aug 1988
12-Month
41.86"
(1,063.24mm)
46.89"
(1,191.01mm)
-5.03"
(-127.77mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1966
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2006
Mar 1987–Aug 1988
18-Month
65.45"
(1,662.43mm)
70.88"
(1,800.35mm)
-5.43"
(-137.92mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1984
Sep 1986–Aug 1988
24-Month
88.13"
(2,238.50mm)
93.66"
(2,378.96mm)
-5.53"
(-140.46mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2007
Sep 1985–Aug 1988
36-Month
133.09"
(3,380.49mm)
140.53"
(3,569.46mm)
-7.44"
(-188.97mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1987 1966
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1903
Sep 1984–Aug 1988
48-Month
171.93"
(4,367.02mm)
187.44"
(4,760.98mm)
-15.51"
(-393.96mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2009
Sep 1983–Aug 1988
60-Month
233.95"
(5,942.33mm)
234.34"
(5,952.24mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/