Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Connecticut

Precipitation Rankings, August 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1989
1-Month
6.79"
(172.47mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
2.56"
(65.03mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1988 1981
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1955
Jul–Aug 1989
2-Month
11.38"
(289.05mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
3.24"
(82.29mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1988 1907
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1955
Jun–Aug 1989
3-Month
17.75"
(450.85mm)
11.84"
(300.74mm)
5.91"
(150.11mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1988 1999
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1897
May–Aug 1989
4-Month
27.26"
(692.40mm)
15.76"
(400.30mm)
11.50"
(292.10mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1988 1964
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1989
Apr–Aug 1989
5-Month
31.43"
(798.32mm)
19.89"
(505.21mm)
11.54"
(293.11mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1901
Mar–Aug 1989
6-Month
34.85"
(885.19mm)
24.08"
(611.63mm)
10.77"
(273.56mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1901
Feb–Aug 1989
7-Month
37.49"
(952.25mm)
27.35"
(694.69mm)
10.14"
(257.56mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1901
Jan–Aug 1989
8-Month
39.19"
(995.43mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
8.10"
(205.74mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1988 1957
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Dec 1988–Aug 1989
9-Month
40.75"
(1,035.05mm)
35.07"
(890.78mm)
5.68"
(144.27mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Nov 1988–Aug 1989
10-Month
49.73"
(1,263.14mm)
39.21"
(995.93mm)
10.52"
(267.21mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Oct 1988–Aug 1989
11-Month
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
42.91"
(1,089.91mm)
9.82"
(249.43mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2006
Sep 1988–Aug 1989
12-Month
55.25"
(1,403.35mm)
46.89"
(1,191.01mm)
8.36"
(212.34mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2006
Mar 1988–Aug 1989
18-Month
75.04"
(1,906.02mm)
70.88"
(1,800.35mm)
4.16"
(105.67mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Sep 1987–Aug 1989
24-Month
97.11"
(2,466.59mm)
93.66"
(2,378.96mm)
3.45"
(87.63mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2007
Sep 1986–Aug 1989
36-Month
143.38"
(3,641.85mm)
140.53"
(3,569.46mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1903
Sep 1985–Aug 1989
48-Month
188.34"
(4,783.84mm)
187.44"
(4,760.98mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2009
Sep 1984–Aug 1989
60-Month
227.18"
(5,770.37mm)
234.34"
(5,952.24mm)
-7.16"
(-181.87mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/