Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Connecticut

Precipitation Rankings, August 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1998
1-Month
2.46"
(62.48mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1996 1981
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1955
Jul–Aug 1998
2-Month
6.08"
(154.43mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
-2.06"
(-52.33mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1995 1907
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1955
Ties: 1949
Jun–Aug 1998
3-Month
13.50"
(342.90mm)
11.84"
(300.74mm)
1.66"
(42.16mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1997 1999
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1897
May–Aug 1998
4-Month
19.36"
(491.74mm)
15.76"
(400.30mm)
3.60"
(91.44mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1997 1964
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1989
Apr–Aug 1998
5-Month
23.85"
(605.79mm)
19.89"
(505.21mm)
3.96"
(100.58mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1966
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1901
Mar–Aug 1998
6-Month
29.95"
(760.73mm)
24.08"
(611.63mm)
5.87"
(149.10mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1997 1965
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1901
Feb–Aug 1998
7-Month
33.92"
(861.57mm)
27.35"
(694.69mm)
6.57"
(166.88mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1997 1965
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1901
Jan–Aug 1998
8-Month
38.59"
(980.19mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
7.50"
(190.50mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1997 1957
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2011
Dec 1997–Aug 1998
9-Month
41.84"
(1,062.74mm)
35.07"
(890.78mm)
6.77"
(171.96mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1997 1966
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Nov 1997–Aug 1998
10-Month
48.25"
(1,225.55mm)
39.21"
(995.93mm)
9.04"
(229.62mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1997 1966
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1984
Oct 1997–Aug 1998
11-Month
50.08"
(1,272.03mm)
42.91"
(1,089.91mm)
7.17"
(182.12mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1997 1966
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2006
Sep 1997–Aug 1998
12-Month
51.53"
(1,308.86mm)
46.89"
(1,191.01mm)
4.64"
(117.85mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2006
Mar 1997–Aug 1998
18-Month
75.29"
(1,912.37mm)
70.88"
(1,800.35mm)
4.41"
(112.02mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1984
Sep 1996–Aug 1998
24-Month
106.28"
(2,699.51mm)
93.66"
(2,378.96mm)
12.62"
(320.55mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2007
Sep 1995–Aug 1998
36-Month
161.54"
(4,103.12mm)
140.53"
(3,569.46mm)
21.01"
(533.66mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1997 1966
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1903
Sep 1994–Aug 1998
48-Month
198.94"
(5,053.08mm)
187.44"
(4,760.98mm)
11.50"
(292.10mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2009
Sep 1993–Aug 1998
60-Month
253.56"
(6,440.42mm)
234.34"
(5,952.24mm)
19.22"
(488.18mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1997 1966
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/