Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Connecticut

Precipitation Rankings, August 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1997
1-Month
6.08"
(154.43mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1996 1981
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1955
Jul–Aug 1997
2-Month
9.90"
(251.46mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
1.76"
(44.70mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1996 1907
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1955
Ties: 1969
Jun–Aug 1997
3-Month
11.83"
(300.48mm)
11.84"
(300.74mm)
-0.01"
(-0.26mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1995 1999
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1897
Ties: 1933
May–Aug 1997
4-Month
15.21"
(386.33mm)
15.76"
(400.30mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1995 1964
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1989
Apr–Aug 1997
5-Month
19.65"
(499.11mm)
19.89"
(505.21mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1901
Mar–Aug 1997
6-Month
23.76"
(603.50mm)
24.08"
(611.63mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1901
Feb–Aug 1997
7-Month
25.83"
(656.08mm)
27.35"
(694.69mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1901
Jan–Aug 1997
8-Month
29.74"
(755.40mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1957
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Dec 1996–Aug 1997
9-Month
37.19"
(944.63mm)
35.07"
(890.78mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Nov 1996–Aug 1997
10-Month
41.29"
(1,048.77mm)
39.21"
(995.93mm)
2.08"
(52.84mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1984
Oct 1996–Aug 1997
11-Month
48.46"
(1,230.88mm)
42.91"
(1,089.91mm)
5.55"
(140.97mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2006
Sep 1996–Aug 1997
12-Month
54.75"
(1,390.65mm)
46.89"
(1,191.01mm)
7.86"
(199.64mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2006
Mar 1996–Aug 1997
18-Month
80.63"
(2,048.00mm)
70.88"
(1,800.35mm)
9.75"
(247.65mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1984
Sep 1995–Aug 1997
24-Month
110.01"
(2,794.25mm)
93.66"
(2,378.96mm)
16.35"
(415.29mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2007
Sep 1994–Aug 1997
36-Month
147.41"
(3,744.21mm)
140.53"
(3,569.46mm)
6.88"
(174.75mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1903
Sep 1993–Aug 1997
48-Month
202.03"
(5,131.56mm)
187.44"
(4,760.98mm)
14.59"
(370.58mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2009
Sep 1992–Aug 1997
60-Month
246.02"
(6,248.91mm)
234.34"
(5,952.24mm)
11.68"
(296.67mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
39th 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 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/