Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of August 2022. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Connecticut

Precipitation Rankings, October 2002

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2002
1-Month
4.30"
(109.22mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2001 1963
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2005
Sep–Oct 2002
2-Month
9.12"
(231.65mm)
7.67"
(194.82mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2001 1948
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2005
Ties: 1898
Aug–Oct 2002
3-Month
12.74"
(323.60mm)
11.90"
(302.26mm)
0.84"
(21.34mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2001 1948
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1955
Jul–Oct 2002
4-Month
15.33"
(389.38mm)
15.80"
(401.32mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2001 1948
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1955
Jun–Oct 2002
5-Month
20.36"
(517.14mm)
19.50"
(495.30mm)
0.86"
(21.84mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1964
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1955
May–Oct 2002
6-Month
25.57"
(649.48mm)
23.43"
(595.12mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2001 1964
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1989
Apr–Oct 2002
7-Month
29.32"
(744.73mm)
27.56"
(700.02mm)
1.76"
(44.71mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2001 1964
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1989
Mar–Oct 2002
8-Month
33.44"
(849.38mm)
31.74"
(806.20mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2001 1965
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Feb–Oct 2002
9-Month
35.11"
(891.79mm)
35.02"
(889.51mm)
0.09"
(2.28mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1964
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Jan–Oct 2002
10-Month
37.05"
(941.07mm)
38.75"
(984.25mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2001 1957
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Dec 2001–Oct 2002
11-Month
39.50"
(1,003.30mm)
42.74"
(1,085.60mm)
-3.24"
(-82.30mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1988 1964
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2011
Nov 2001–Oct 2002
12-Month
40.58"
(1,030.73mm)
46.88"
(1,190.75mm)
-6.30"
(-160.02mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2011
May 2001–Oct 2002
18-Month
62.31"
(1,582.67mm)
70.25"
(1,784.35mm)
-7.94"
(-201.68mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1990
Nov 2000–Oct 2002
24-Month
84.52"
(2,146.81mm)
93.72"
(2,380.49mm)
-9.20"
(-233.68mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1938
Nov 1999–Oct 2002
36-Month
131.31"
(3,335.27mm)
140.59"
(3,570.99mm)
-9.28"
(-235.72mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
97th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1903
Nov 1998–Oct 2002
48-Month
178.07"
(4,522.98mm)
187.49"
(4,762.25mm)
-9.42"
(-239.27mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2011
Ties: 1951
Nov 1997–Oct 2002
60-Month
234.22"
(5,949.19mm)
234.43"
(5,954.52mm)
-0.21"
(-5.33mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/