Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Connecticut

Precipitation Rankings, January 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1998
1-Month
4.67"
(118.62mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1997 1970
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1979
Dec 1997–Jan 1998
2-Month
7.92"
(201.17mm)
7.72"
(196.09mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1992 1981
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1979
Ties: 2011
Nov 1997–Jan 1998
3-Month
14.33"
(363.98mm)
11.86"
(301.24mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1996 2002
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1978
Oct 1997–Jan 1998
4-Month
16.16"
(410.46mm)
15.56"
(395.22mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2006
Sep 1997–Jan 1998
5-Month
17.61"
(447.29mm)
19.54"
(496.32mm)
-1.93"
(-49.03mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1985 2002
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1978
Aug 1997–Jan 1998
6-Month
23.69"
(601.73mm)
23.76"
(603.50mm)
-0.07"
(-1.77mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1989 1981
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1956
Jul 1997–Jan 1998
7-Month
27.51"
(698.75mm)
27.63"
(701.80mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1988 2002
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jun 1997–Jan 1998
8-Month
29.44"
(747.78mm)
31.30"
(795.02mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
May 1997–Jan 1998
9-Month
32.82"
(833.63mm)
35.23"
(894.84mm)
-2.41"
(-61.21mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1939
Apr 1997–Jan 1998
10-Month
37.26"
(946.40mm)
39.32"
(998.73mm)
-2.06"
(-52.33mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Mar 1997–Jan 1998
11-Month
41.37"
(1,050.80mm)
43.53"
(1,105.66mm)
-2.16"
(-54.86mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1902
Feb 1997–Jan 1998
12-Month
43.44"
(1,103.38mm)
46.86"
(1,190.24mm)
-3.42"
(-86.86mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1973
Aug 1996–Jan 1998
18-Month
74.60"
(1,894.84mm)
70.52"
(1,791.21mm)
4.08"
(103.63mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2007
Feb 1996–Jan 1998
24-Month
100.92"
(2,563.37mm)
93.70"
(2,379.98mm)
7.22"
(183.39mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1974
Feb 1995–Jan 1998
36-Month
145.97"
(3,707.64mm)
140.58"
(3,570.73mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1904
Feb 1994–Jan 1998
48-Month
194.68"
(4,944.87mm)
187.57"
(4,764.28mm)
7.11"
(180.59mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1976
Feb 1993–Jan 1998
60-Month
243.37"
(6,181.60mm)
234.46"
(5,955.28mm)
8.91"
(226.32mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/