Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Connecticut

Precipitation Rankings, May 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1998
1-Month
5.86"
(148.84mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1997 1903
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1984
Ties: 1931
Apr–May 1998
2-Month
10.35"
(262.89mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
2.30"
(58.42mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1986
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1901
Mar–May 1998
3-Month
16.45"
(417.83mm)
12.24"
(310.90mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1997 1915
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1901
Feb–May 1998
4-Month
20.42"
(518.67mm)
15.51"
(393.95mm)
4.91"
(124.72mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1997 2015
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Jan–May 1998
5-Month
25.09"
(637.29mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
5.84"
(148.34mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1997 1941
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Dec 1997–May 1998
6-Month
28.34"
(719.84mm)
23.23"
(590.04mm)
5.11"
(129.80mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1997 1941
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1979
Nov 1997–May 1998
7-Month
34.75"
(882.65mm)
27.37"
(695.20mm)
7.38"
(187.45mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1997 1985
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Oct 1997–May 1998
8-Month
36.58"
(929.13mm)
31.07"
(789.18mm)
5.51"
(139.95mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1995 1905
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1984
Sep 1997–May 1998
9-Month
38.03"
(965.96mm)
35.05"
(890.27mm)
2.98"
(75.69mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Aug 1997–May 1998
10-Month
44.11"
(1,120.39mm)
39.27"
(997.46mm)
4.84"
(122.93mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1956
Jul 1997–May 1998
11-Month
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
43.15"
(1,096.01mm)
4.78"
(121.41mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jun 1997–May 1998
12-Month
49.86"
(1,266.44mm)
46.81"
(1,188.97mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Dec 1996–May 1998
18-Month
75.22"
(1,910.59mm)
70.09"
(1,780.29mm)
5.13"
(130.30mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1984
Jun 1996–May 1998
24-Month
105.04"
(2,668.02mm)
93.63"
(2,378.20mm)
11.41"
(289.82mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1984
Jun 1995–May 1998
36-Month
155.26"
(3,943.60mm)
140.52"
(3,569.21mm)
14.74"
(374.39mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1997 1966
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1984
Jun 1994–May 1998
48-Month
200.17"
(5,084.32mm)
187.51"
(4,762.75mm)
12.66"
(321.57mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1997 1966
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2007
Jun 1993–May 1998
60-Month
248.40"
(6,309.36mm)
234.38"
(5,953.25mm)
14.02"
(356.11mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/