Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Connecticut

Precipitation Rankings, May 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2016
1-Month
3.33"
(84.58mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2015 1903
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1984
Apr–May 2016
2-Month
6.19"
(157.23mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2015 1986
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1901
Ties: 1964
Mar–May 2016
3-Month
8.35"
(212.09mm)
12.24"
(310.90mm)
-3.89"
(-98.81mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 2015 1915
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1901
Ties: 1963
Feb–May 2016
4-Month
13.29"
(337.57mm)
15.51"
(393.95mm)
-2.22"
(-56.38mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2015 2015
94th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1983
Jan–May 2016
5-Month
15.43"
(391.92mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
-3.82"
(-97.03mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 2015 1941
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1983
Dec 2015–May 2016
6-Month
19.57"
(497.08mm)
23.23"
(590.04mm)
-3.66"
(-92.96mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 2015 1941
97th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1979
Nov 2015–May 2016
7-Month
21.80"
(553.72mm)
27.37"
(695.20mm)
-5.57"
(-141.48mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 2015 1985
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1984
Oct 2015–May 2016
8-Month
25.11"
(637.79mm)
31.07"
(789.18mm)
-5.96"
(-151.39mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 2013 1905
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1984
Sep 2015–May 2016
9-Month
28.73"
(729.74mm)
35.05"
(890.27mm)
-6.32"
(-160.53mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 2015 1985
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
Aug 2015–May 2016
10-Month
30.87"
(784.10mm)
39.27"
(997.46mm)
-8.40"
(-213.36mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 2015 1985
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
Jul 2015–May 2016
11-Month
33.68"
(855.47mm)
43.15"
(1,096.01mm)
-9.47"
(-240.54mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 2002 1965
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019
Jun 2015–May 2016
12-Month
40.03"
(1,016.76mm)
46.81"
(1,188.97mm)
-6.78"
(-172.21mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1965
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
Dec 2014–May 2016
18-Month
57.39"
(1,457.71mm)
70.09"
(1,780.29mm)
-12.70"
(-322.58mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1984
Ties: 1964
Jun 2014–May 2016
24-Month
77.91"
(1,978.91mm)
93.63"
(2,378.20mm)
-15.72"
(-399.29mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1984
Jun 2013–May 2016
36-Month
127.26"
(3,232.40mm)
140.52"
(3,569.21mm)
-13.26"
(-336.81mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1968 1966
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1984
Jun 2012–May 2016
48-Month
168.11"
(4,269.99mm)
187.51"
(4,762.75mm)
-19.40"
(-492.76mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2007
Jun 2011–May 2016
60-Month
221.66"
(5,630.16mm)
234.38"
(5,953.25mm)
-12.72"
(-323.09mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/