Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, December 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1898
1-Month
2.54"
(64.52mm)
4.17"
(105.92mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1896 1955
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1901
Ties: 1924
Nov–Dec 1898
2-Month
9.86"
(250.44mm)
8.32"
(211.33mm)
1.54"
(39.11mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1896 2001
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1969
Oct–Dec 1898
3-Month
18.51"
(470.15mm)
11.82"
(300.23mm)
6.69"
(169.92mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1897 1924
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Sep–Dec 1898
4-Month
20.86"
(529.84mm)
15.43"
(391.92mm)
5.43"
(137.92mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1897 1946
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Aug–Dec 1898
5-Month
28.50"
(723.90mm)
19.48"
(494.79mm)
9.02"
(229.11mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jul–Dec 1898
6-Month
34.96"
(887.98mm)
22.73"
(577.34mm)
12.23"
(310.64mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jun–Dec 1898
7-Month
36.57"
(928.88mm)
26.05"
(661.67mm)
10.52"
(267.21mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 1927
May–Dec 1898
8-Month
41.49"
(1,053.85mm)
29.50"
(749.30mm)
11.99"
(304.55mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1972
Apr–Dec 1898
9-Month
47.09"
(1,196.09mm)
33.56"
(852.42mm)
13.53"
(343.67mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1972
Mar–Dec 1898
10-Month
49.97"
(1,269.24mm)
37.77"
(959.36mm)
12.20"
(309.88mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 1972
Feb–Dec 1898
11-Month
55.38"
(1,406.65mm)
41.21"
(1,046.73mm)
14.17"
(359.92mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1972
Jan–Dec 1898
12-Month
60.18"
(1,528.57mm)
45.15"
(1,146.81mm)
15.03"
(381.76mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1972
Jul 1897–Dec 1898
18-Month
87.61"
(2,225.29mm)
67.87"
(1,723.90mm)
19.74"
(501.39mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan 1897–Dec 1898
24-Month
109.61"
(2,784.09mm)
90.28"
(2,293.11mm)
19.33"
(490.98mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan 1896–Dec 1898
36-Month
153.92"
(3,909.57mm)
135.39"
(3,438.91mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan 1895–Dec 1898
48-Month
198.70"
(5,046.98mm)
180.53"
(4,585.46mm)
18.17"
(461.52mm)
103rd Driest Driest to Date 1966
20th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 12, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/