Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Connecticut

Precipitation Rankings, December 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1938
1-Month
3.72"
(94.49mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1955
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1901
Ties: 1914
Nov–Dec 1938
2-Month
7.31"
(185.67mm)
8.12"
(206.25mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1935 2001
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1972
Oct–Dec 1938
3-Month
9.56"
(242.82mm)
11.79"
(299.47mm)
-2.23"
(-56.65mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1935 2001
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2005
Sep–Dec 1938
4-Month
22.52"
(572.01mm)
15.79"
(401.07mm)
6.73"
(170.94mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1937 1908
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2005
Aug–Dec 1938
5-Month
26.53"
(673.86mm)
20.02"
(508.51mm)
6.51"
(165.35mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1937 1935
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1955
Jul–Dec 1938
6-Month
36.39"
(924.31mm)
23.92"
(607.57mm)
12.47"
(316.74mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1937 2001
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1955
Jun–Dec 1938
7-Month
43.22"
(1,097.79mm)
27.62"
(701.55mm)
15.60"
(396.24mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 1937 1965
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1938
May–Dec 1938
8-Month
47.25"
(1,200.15mm)
31.55"
(801.37mm)
15.70"
(398.78mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 1937 1965
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1938
Apr–Dec 1938
9-Month
50.40"
(1,280.16mm)
35.68"
(906.27mm)
14.72"
(373.89mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1937 1965
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1901
Mar–Dec 1938
10-Month
52.54"
(1,334.52mm)
39.86"
(1,012.44mm)
12.68"
(322.08mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1937 1965
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1901
Feb–Dec 1938
11-Month
54.97"
(1,396.24mm)
43.14"
(1,095.76mm)
11.83"
(300.48mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1937 1965
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1901, 1972
Jan–Dec 1938
12-Month
60.18"
(1,528.57mm)
46.87"
(1,190.50mm)
13.31"
(338.07mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1937 1965
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2011
Jul 1937–Dec 1938
18-Month
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
70.77"
(1,797.56mm)
18.27"
(464.06mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1965
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2019
Jan 1937–Dec 1938
24-Month
115.02"
(2,921.51mm)
93.73"
(2,380.74mm)
21.29"
(540.77mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1965
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1973
Jan 1936–Dec 1938
36-Month
168.83"
(4,288.28mm)
140.54"
(3,569.72mm)
28.29"
(718.56mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1938
Jan 1935–Dec 1938
48-Month
205.28"
(5,214.11mm)
187.42"
(4,760.47mm)
17.86"
(453.64mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2011
Jan 1934–Dec 1938
60-Month
258.39"
(6,563.11mm)
234.42"
(5,954.27mm)
23.97"
(608.84mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/