Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, December 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1899
1-Month
1.66"
(42.16mm)
4.17"
(105.92mm)
-2.51"
(-63.76mm)
10th Driest Driest to Date 1955
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1901
Nov–Dec 1899
2-Month
3.71"
(94.23mm)
8.32"
(211.33mm)
-4.61"
(-117.10mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 2001
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1969
Oct–Dec 1899
3-Month
6.13"
(155.70mm)
11.82"
(300.23mm)
-5.69"
(-144.53mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1924
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2005
Sep–Dec 1899
4-Month
12.53"
(318.26mm)
15.43"
(391.92mm)
-2.90"
(-73.66mm)
27th Driest Driest to Date 1946
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2018
Aug–Dec 1899
5-Month
16.02"
(406.91mm)
19.48"
(494.79mm)
-3.46"
(-87.88mm)
25th Driest Driest to Date 1965
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2018
Jul–Dec 1899
6-Month
19.44"
(493.78mm)
22.73"
(577.34mm)
-3.29"
(-83.56mm)
30th Driest Driest to Date 1965
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2018
Jun–Dec 1899
7-Month
22.29"
(566.17mm)
26.05"
(661.67mm)
-3.76"
(-95.50mm)
28th Driest Driest to Date 1965
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1927
May–Dec 1899
8-Month
24.05"
(610.87mm)
29.50"
(749.30mm)
-5.45"
(-138.43mm)
16th Driest Driest to Date 1965
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1972
Apr–Dec 1899
9-Month
26.26"
(667.00mm)
33.56"
(852.42mm)
-7.30"
(-185.42mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 1965
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1972
Mar–Dec 1899
10-Month
34.09"
(865.89mm)
37.77"
(959.36mm)
-3.68"
(-93.47mm)
28th Driest Driest to Date 1965
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1972
Ties: 1999
Feb–Dec 1899
11-Month
38.84"
(986.54mm)
41.21"
(1,046.73mm)
-2.37"
(-60.19mm)
37th Driest Driest to Date 1965
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1972
Jan–Dec 1899
12-Month
43.87"
(1,114.30mm)
45.15"
(1,146.81mm)
-1.28"
(-32.51mm)
51st Driest Driest to Date 1965
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1972
Jul 1898–Dec 1899
18-Month
78.83"
(2,002.28mm)
67.87"
(1,723.90mm)
10.96"
(278.38mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2019
Jan 1898–Dec 1899
24-Month
104.05"
(2,642.87mm)
90.28"
(2,293.11mm)
13.77"
(349.76mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2019
Jan 1897–Dec 1899
36-Month
153.48"
(3,898.39mm)
135.39"
(3,438.91mm)
18.09"
(459.48mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2019
Jan 1896–Dec 1899
48-Month
197.79"
(5,023.87mm)
180.53"
(4,585.46mm)
17.26"
(438.41mm)
100th Driest Driest to Date 1966
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Jan 1895–Dec 1899
60-Month
242.57"
(6,161.28mm)
225.76"
(5,734.30mm)
16.81"
(426.98mm)
95th Driest Driest to Date 1966
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/