Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, April 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1898
1-Month
5.60"
(142.24mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
1.54"
(39.12mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1942
24th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Mar–Apr 1898
2-Month
8.48"
(215.39mm)
8.28"
(210.31mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1897 1915
59th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Feb–Apr 1898
3-Month
13.89"
(352.81mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1897 2012
33rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jan–Apr 1898
4-Month
18.69"
(474.73mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
3.03"
(76.97mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1985
23rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Dec 1897–Apr 1898
5-Month
23.86"
(606.04mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1897 1985
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Nov 1897–Apr 1898
6-Month
31.94"
(811.28mm)
23.96"
(608.58mm)
7.98"
(202.70mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1897 1985
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Oct 1897–Apr 1898
7-Month
32.84"
(834.14mm)
27.49"
(698.25mm)
5.35"
(135.89mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
22nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1897–Apr 1898
8-Month
35.00"
(889.00mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1897 1985
34th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1897–Apr 1898
9-Month
39.88"
(1,012.95mm)
35.13"
(892.30mm)
4.75"
(120.65mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1897 1985
31st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1897–Apr 1898
10-Month
46.12"
(1,171.45mm)
38.37"
(974.60mm)
7.75"
(196.85mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Jun 1897–Apr 1898
11-Month
49.69"
(1,262.13mm)
41.66"
(1,058.16mm)
8.03"
(203.97mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
16th Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
May 1897–Apr 1898
12-Month
53.83"
(1,367.28mm)
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
8.71"
(221.23mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
18th Wettest Wettest to Date 2007
Nov 1896–Apr 1898
18-Month
73.84"
(1,875.54mm)
69.07"
(1,754.38mm)
4.77"
(121.16mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
39th Wettest Wettest to Date 1899
May 1896–Apr 1898
24-Month
97.31"
(2,471.67mm)
90.21"
(2,291.33mm)
7.10"
(180.34mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
37th Wettest Wettest to Date 2007
May 1895–Apr 1898
36-Month
144.18"
(3,662.17mm)
135.40"
(3,439.16mm)
8.78"
(223.01mm)
88th Driest Driest to Date 1967
35th Wettest Wettest to Date 2007

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/