Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Connecticut

Precipitation Rankings, May 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1997
1-Month
3.38"
(85.85mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1995 1903
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1984
Ties: 1921
Apr–May 1997
2-Month
7.82"
(198.63mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1995 1986
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1901
Mar–May 1997
3-Month
11.93"
(303.02mm)
12.24"
(310.90mm)
-0.31"
(-7.88mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1995 1915
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1901
Feb–May 1997
4-Month
14.00"
(355.60mm)
15.51"
(393.95mm)
-1.51"
(-38.35mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1995 2015
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1983
Jan–May 1997
5-Month
17.91"
(454.91mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
-1.34"
(-34.04mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1983
Dec 1996–May 1997
6-Month
25.36"
(644.14mm)
23.23"
(590.04mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1996 1941
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1979
Nov 1996–May 1997
7-Month
29.46"
(748.28mm)
27.37"
(695.20mm)
2.09"
(53.08mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1984
Oct 1996–May 1997
8-Month
36.63"
(930.40mm)
31.07"
(789.18mm)
5.56"
(141.22mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1995 1905
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1984
Sep 1996–May 1997
9-Month
42.92"
(1,090.17mm)
35.05"
(890.27mm)
7.87"
(199.90mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2019
Aug 1996–May 1997
10-Month
45.16"
(1,147.06mm)
39.27"
(997.46mm)
5.89"
(149.60mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2019
Jul 1996–May 1997
11-Month
52.21"
(1,326.13mm)
43.15"
(1,096.01mm)
9.06"
(230.12mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1996 1965
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2019
Jun 1996–May 1997
12-Month
55.18"
(1,401.57mm)
46.81"
(1,188.97mm)
8.37"
(212.60mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1996 1965
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2019
Dec 1995–May 1997
18-Month
80.51"
(2,044.95mm)
70.09"
(1,780.29mm)
10.42"
(264.66mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1984
Jun 1995–May 1997
24-Month
105.40"
(2,677.16mm)
93.63"
(2,378.20mm)
11.77"
(298.96mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1984
Ties: 2005
Jun 1994–May 1997
36-Month
150.31"
(3,817.87mm)
140.52"
(3,569.21mm)
9.79"
(248.66mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1984
Jun 1993–May 1997
48-Month
198.54"
(5,042.92mm)
187.51"
(4,762.75mm)
11.03"
(280.17mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2007
Jun 1992–May 1997
60-Month
251.82"
(6,396.23mm)
234.38"
(5,953.25mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/