Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Connecticut

Precipitation Rankings, August 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1996
1-Month
2.24"
(56.90mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
-1.99"
(-50.54mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1984 1981
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1955
Ties: 1914
Jul–Aug 1996
2-Month
9.29"
(235.97mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1995 1907
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1955
Jun–Aug 1996
3-Month
12.26"
(311.40mm)
11.84"
(300.74mm)
0.42"
(10.66mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1995 1999
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1897
Ties: 1932
May–Aug 1996
4-Month
15.83"
(402.08mm)
15.76"
(400.30mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1995 1964
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1989
Apr–Aug 1996
5-Month
22.97"
(583.44mm)
19.89"
(505.21mm)
3.08"
(78.23mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1901
Mar–Aug 1996
6-Month
25.88"
(657.35mm)
24.08"
(611.63mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1901
Feb–Aug 1996
7-Month
28.56"
(725.42mm)
27.35"
(694.69mm)
1.21"
(30.73mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1901
Jan–Aug 1996
8-Month
35.29"
(896.37mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1995 1957
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2011
Ties: 2019
Dec 1995–Aug 1996
9-Month
37.59"
(954.79mm)
35.07"
(890.78mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2011
Nov 1995–Aug 1996
10-Month
42.66"
(1,083.56mm)
39.21"
(995.93mm)
3.45"
(87.63mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1984
Oct 1995–Aug 1996
11-Month
51.63"
(1,311.40mm)
42.91"
(1,089.91mm)
8.72"
(221.49mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2006
Sep 1995–Aug 1996
12-Month
55.26"
(1,403.60mm)
46.89"
(1,191.01mm)
8.37"
(212.59mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2006
Mar 1995–Aug 1996
18-Month
70.77"
(1,797.56mm)
70.88"
(1,800.35mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1984
Sep 1994–Aug 1996
24-Month
92.66"
(2,353.56mm)
93.66"
(2,378.96mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2007
Sep 1993–Aug 1996
36-Month
147.28"
(3,740.91mm)
140.53"
(3,569.46mm)
6.75"
(171.45mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1903
Sep 1992–Aug 1996
48-Month
191.27"
(4,858.26mm)
187.44"
(4,760.98mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2009
Sep 1991–Aug 1996
60-Month
239.26"
(6,077.20mm)
234.34"
(5,952.24mm)
4.92"
(124.96mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/