Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, December 1900

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1900
1-Month
2.80"
(71.12mm)
4.17"
(105.92mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1899 1955
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1901
Nov–Dec 1900
2-Month
7.99"
(202.95mm)
8.32"
(211.33mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1899 2001
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1969
Oct–Dec 1900
3-Month
11.88"
(301.75mm)
11.82"
(300.23mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1899 1924
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2005
Sep–Dec 1900
4-Month
15.21"
(386.33mm)
15.43"
(391.92mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1899 1946
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2018
Aug–Dec 1900
5-Month
17.43"
(442.72mm)
19.48"
(494.79mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1899 1965
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2018
Jul–Dec 1900
6-Month
20.05"
(509.27mm)
22.73"
(577.34mm)
-2.68"
(-68.07mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1899 1965
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2018
Jun–Dec 1900
7-Month
22.21"
(564.13mm)
26.05"
(661.67mm)
-3.84"
(-97.54mm)
25th Driest Driest to Date 1965
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1927
May–Dec 1900
8-Month
27.12"
(688.85mm)
29.50"
(749.30mm)
-2.38"
(-60.45mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1899 1965
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1972
Apr–Dec 1900
9-Month
29.78"
(756.41mm)
33.56"
(852.42mm)
-3.78"
(-96.01mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1899 1965
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1972
Mar–Dec 1900
10-Month
35.08"
(891.03mm)
37.77"
(959.36mm)
-2.69"
(-68.33mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1899 1965
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1972
Ties: 1956
Feb–Dec 1900
11-Month
41.90"
(1,064.26mm)
41.21"
(1,046.73mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1899 1965
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1972
Jan–Dec 1900
12-Month
46.39"
(1,178.31mm)
45.15"
(1,146.81mm)
1.24"
(31.50mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1899 1965
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1972
Jul 1899–Dec 1900
18-Month
65.83"
(1,672.08mm)
67.87"
(1,723.90mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
45th Driest Driest to Date 1965
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Jan 1899–Dec 1900
24-Month
90.26"
(2,292.60mm)
90.28"
(2,293.11mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1966
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Jan 1898–Dec 1900
36-Month
150.44"
(3,821.18mm)
135.39"
(3,438.91mm)
15.05"
(382.27mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Jan 1897–Dec 1900
48-Month
199.87"
(5,076.70mm)
180.53"
(4,585.46mm)
19.34"
(491.24mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1899 1966
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jan 1896–Dec 1900
60-Month
244.18"
(6,202.17mm)
225.76"
(5,734.30mm)
18.42"
(467.87mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1899 1966
24th Wettest Wettest to Date 2009

Citing This Page

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