Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, April 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1899
1-Month
2.21"
(56.13mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1896 1942
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1983
Ties: 1994
Mar–Apr 1899
2-Month
10.04"
(255.02mm)
8.28"
(210.31mm)
1.76"
(44.71mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1898 1915
33rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Feb–Apr 1899
3-Month
14.79"
(375.67mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1898 2012
20th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jan–Apr 1899
4-Month
19.82"
(503.43mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
4.16"
(105.67mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1898 1985
13th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Dec 1898–Apr 1899
5-Month
22.36"
(567.94mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1897 1985
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2010
Ties: 1924
Nov 1898–Apr 1899
6-Month
29.68"
(753.87mm)
23.96"
(608.58mm)
5.72"
(145.29mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1897 1985
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1984
Oct 1898–Apr 1899
7-Month
38.33"
(973.58mm)
27.49"
(698.25mm)
10.84"
(275.33mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1898 1966
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1898–Apr 1899
8-Month
40.68"
(1,033.27mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
9.59"
(243.58mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1898 1985
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1898–Apr 1899
9-Month
48.32"
(1,227.33mm)
35.13"
(892.30mm)
13.19"
(335.03mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1898 1985
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1898–Apr 1899
10-Month
54.78"
(1,391.41mm)
38.37"
(974.60mm)
16.41"
(416.81mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1898 1966
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Jun 1898–Apr 1899
11-Month
56.39"
(1,432.31mm)
41.66"
(1,058.16mm)
14.73"
(374.15mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1898 1966
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
May 1898–Apr 1899
12-Month
61.31"
(1,557.27mm)
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
16.19"
(411.22mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1898 1966
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2007
Nov 1897–Apr 1899
18-Month
93.25"
(2,368.55mm)
69.07"
(1,754.38mm)
24.18"
(614.17mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1898 1966
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1899
May 1897–Apr 1899
24-Month
115.14"
(2,924.56mm)
90.21"
(2,291.33mm)
24.93"
(633.23mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1898 1966
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2007
May 1896–Apr 1899
36-Month
158.62"
(4,028.95mm)
135.40"
(3,439.16mm)
23.22"
(589.79mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1898 1967
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 2007
May 1895–Apr 1899
48-Month
205.49"
(5,219.45mm)
180.64"
(4,588.26mm)
24.85"
(631.19mm)
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 October 2021, retrieved on October 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/