Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Connecticut

Precipitation Rankings, August 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2016
1-Month
3.70"
(93.98mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2015 1981
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1955
Jul–Aug 2016
2-Month
7.02"
(178.31mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 2015 1907
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1955
Ties: 1974
Jun–Aug 2016
3-Month
8.80"
(223.52mm)
11.84"
(300.74mm)
-3.04"
(-77.22mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 2005 1999
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1897
May–Aug 2016
4-Month
12.13"
(308.10mm)
15.76"
(400.30mm)
-3.63"
(-92.20mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 2005 1964
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1989
Apr–Aug 2016
5-Month
14.99"
(380.75mm)
19.89"
(505.21mm)
-4.90"
(-124.46mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1999 1966
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1901
Mar–Aug 2016
6-Month
17.15"
(435.61mm)
24.08"
(611.63mm)
-6.93"
(-176.02mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1901
Feb–Aug 2016
7-Month
22.09"
(561.09mm)
27.35"
(694.69mm)
-5.26"
(-133.60mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 2015 1965
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1901
Jan–Aug 2016
8-Month
24.23"
(615.44mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
-6.86"
(-174.25mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 2015 1957
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2011
Ties: 1963
Dec 2015–Aug 2016
9-Month
28.37"
(720.60mm)
35.07"
(890.78mm)
-6.70"
(-170.18mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2011
Nov 2015–Aug 2016
10-Month
30.60"
(777.24mm)
39.21"
(995.93mm)
-8.61"
(-218.69mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1984
Oct 2015–Aug 2016
11-Month
33.91"
(861.31mm)
42.91"
(1,089.91mm)
-9.00"
(-228.60mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2006
Sep 2015–Aug 2016
12-Month
37.53"
(953.26mm)
46.89"
(1,191.01mm)
-9.36"
(-237.75mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2006
Mar 2015–Aug 2016
18-Month
55.83"
(1,418.08mm)
70.88"
(1,800.35mm)
-15.05"
(-382.27mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1984
Sep 2014–Aug 2016
24-Month
76.41"
(1,940.81mm)
93.66"
(2,378.96mm)
-17.25"
(-438.15mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2007
Sep 2013–Aug 2016
36-Month
117.87"
(2,993.90mm)
140.53"
(3,569.46mm)
-22.66"
(-575.56mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1903
Sep 2012–Aug 2016
48-Month
164.98"
(4,190.49mm)
187.44"
(4,760.98mm)
-22.46"
(-570.49mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1968 1966
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2009
Sep 2011–Aug 2016
60-Month
210.58"
(5,348.73mm)
234.34"
(5,952.24mm)
-23.76"
(-603.51mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
113th 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 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/