Climate at a Glance

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, April 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1897
1-Month
3.81"
(96.77mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1896 1942
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1983
Ties: 1911
Mar–Apr 1897
2-Month
7.27"
(184.66mm)
8.28"
(210.31mm)
-1.01"
(-25.65mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1915
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1983
Feb–Apr 1897
3-Month
9.95"
(252.73mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1895 2012
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1983
Ties: 1948
Jan–Apr 1897
4-Month
14.29"
(362.97mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
-1.37"
(-34.79mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1895 1985
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1983
Dec 1896–Apr 1897
5-Month
16.62"
(422.15mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
-3.19"
(-81.02mm)
25th Driest Driest to Date 1985
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2010
Nov 1896–Apr 1897
6-Month
20.01"
(508.25mm)
23.96"
(608.58mm)
-3.95"
(-100.33mm)
20th Driest Driest to Date 1985
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1984
Oct 1896–Apr 1897
7-Month
23.42"
(594.87mm)
27.49"
(698.25mm)
-4.07"
(-103.38mm)
21st Driest Driest to Date 1966
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
Sep 1896–Apr 1897
8-Month
30.96"
(786.38mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
-0.13"
(-3.31mm)
56th Driest Driest to Date 1985
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
Aug 1896–Apr 1897
9-Month
34.31"
(871.47mm)
35.13"
(892.30mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
49th Driest Driest to Date 1985
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
Jul 1896–Apr 1897
10-Month
37.38"
(949.45mm)
38.37"
(974.60mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
48th Driest Driest to Date 1966
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2010
Jun 1896–Apr 1897
11-Month
40.80"
(1,036.32mm)
41.66"
(1,058.16mm)
-0.86"
(-21.84mm)
53rd Driest Driest to Date 1966
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2010
May 1896–Apr 1897
12-Month
43.48"
(1,104.39mm)
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
-1.64"
(-41.66mm)
45th Driest Driest to Date 1966
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2007
Nov 1895–Apr 1897
18-Month
68.26"
(1,733.80mm)
69.07"
(1,754.38mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
56th Driest Driest to Date 1966
70th Wettest Wettest to Date 1899
May 1895–Apr 1897
24-Month
90.35"
(2,294.89mm)
90.21"
(2,291.33mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
55th Driest Driest to Date 1966
71st Wettest Wettest to Date 2007

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 22, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/