Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, April 1901

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1901
1-Month
9.07"
(230.38mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
5.01"
(127.26mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1900 1942
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Mar–Apr 1901
2-Month
16.48"
(418.59mm)
8.28"
(210.31mm)
8.20"
(208.28mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1900 1915
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Feb–Apr 1901
3-Month
17.47"
(443.74mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
5.75"
(146.05mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1900 2012
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jan–Apr 1901
4-Month
19.68"
(499.87mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
4.02"
(102.11mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1900 1985
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1983
Ties: 1904, 1923
Dec 1900–Apr 1901
5-Month
22.48"
(570.99mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
2.67"
(67.82mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1900 1985
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2010
Nov 1900–Apr 1901
6-Month
27.67"
(702.82mm)
23.96"
(608.58mm)
3.71"
(94.24mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1900 1985
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1984
Oct 1900–Apr 1901
7-Month
31.56"
(801.62mm)
27.49"
(698.25mm)
4.07"
(103.37mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1900 1966
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Sep 1900–Apr 1901
8-Month
34.89"
(886.21mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1900 1985
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Aug 1900–Apr 1901
9-Month
37.11"
(942.59mm)
35.13"
(892.30mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1900 1985
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Ties: 1924
Jul 1900–Apr 1901
10-Month
39.73"
(1,009.14mm)
38.37"
(974.60mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1900 1966
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2010
Jun 1900–Apr 1901
11-Month
41.89"
(1,064.01mm)
41.66"
(1,058.16mm)
0.23"
(5.85mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1900 1966
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2010
May 1900–Apr 1901
12-Month
46.80"
(1,188.72mm)
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
1.68"
(42.67mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1900 1966
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2007
Nov 1899–Apr 1901
18-Month
69.78"
(1,772.41mm)
69.07"
(1,754.38mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1899
May 1899–Apr 1901
24-Month
90.12"
(2,289.05mm)
90.21"
(2,291.33mm)
-0.09"
(-2.28mm)
53rd Driest Driest to Date 1966
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2007
May 1898–Apr 1901
36-Month
151.43"
(3,846.32mm)
135.40"
(3,439.16mm)
16.03"
(407.16mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1898 1967
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2007
May 1897–Apr 1901
48-Month
205.26"
(5,213.60mm)
180.64"
(4,588.26mm)
24.62"
(625.34mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1900 1967
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2010
May 1896–Apr 1901
60-Month
248.74"
(6,318.00mm)
225.78"
(5,734.81mm)
22.96"
(583.19mm)
104th Driest Driest to Date 1967
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/