Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, March 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1899
1-Month
7.83"
(198.88mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
3.62"
(91.95mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1898 1915
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Feb–Mar 1899
2-Month
12.58"
(319.53mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
4.93"
(125.22mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1898 2012
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Jan–Mar 1899
3-Month
17.61"
(447.29mm)
11.59"
(294.39mm)
6.02"
(152.90mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1898 2012
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Dec 1898–Mar 1899
4-Month
20.15"
(511.81mm)
15.74"
(399.80mm)
4.41"
(112.01mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1898 1981
14th Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Nov 1898–Mar 1899
5-Month
27.47"
(697.74mm)
19.90"
(505.46mm)
7.57"
(192.28mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1898 1985
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Oct 1898–Mar 1899
6-Month
36.12"
(917.45mm)
23.43"
(595.12mm)
12.69"
(322.33mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1898 1947
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Sep 1898–Mar 1899
7-Month
38.47"
(977.14mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
11.44"
(290.58mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1898 1947
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1898–Mar 1899
8-Month
46.11"
(1,171.19mm)
31.07"
(789.18mm)
15.04"
(382.01mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1898 1985
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1898–Mar 1899
9-Month
52.57"
(1,335.28mm)
34.31"
(871.47mm)
18.26"
(463.81mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1898 1966
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Jun 1898–Mar 1899
10-Month
54.18"
(1,376.17mm)
37.60"
(955.04mm)
16.58"
(421.13mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1898 1966
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
May 1898–Mar 1899
11-Month
59.10"
(1,501.14mm)
41.05"
(1,042.67mm)
18.05"
(458.47mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1898 1966
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Apr 1898–Mar 1899
12-Month
64.70"
(1,643.38mm)
45.08"
(1,145.03mm)
19.62"
(498.35mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1898 1966
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Oct 1897–Mar 1899
18-Month
91.94"
(2,335.28mm)
68.51"
(1,740.15mm)
23.43"
(595.13mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1898 1966
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2007
Apr 1897–Mar 1899
24-Month
116.74"
(2,965.20mm)
90.18"
(2,290.57mm)
26.56"
(674.63mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1898 1966
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Apr 1896–Mar 1899
36-Month
157.66"
(4,004.56mm)
135.38"
(3,438.65mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1898 1967
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Apr 1895–Mar 1899
48-Month
208.12"
(5,286.25mm)
180.61"
(4,587.49mm)
27.51"
(698.76mm)
115th Driest Driest to Date 1967
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on May 6, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/