Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, March 1903

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1903
1-Month
7.49"
(190.25mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
3.28"
(83.32mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1902 1915
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2010
Feb–Mar 1903
2-Month
13.13"
(333.50mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
5.48"
(139.19mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1902 2012
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Jan–Mar 1903
3-Month
17.56"
(446.02mm)
11.59"
(294.39mm)
5.97"
(151.63mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1902 2012
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2010
Dec 1902–Mar 1903
4-Month
23.96"
(608.58mm)
15.74"
(399.80mm)
8.22"
(208.78mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1902 1981
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Nov 1902–Mar 1903
5-Month
25.56"
(649.22mm)
19.90"
(505.46mm)
5.66"
(143.76mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1901 1985
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2010
Oct 1902–Mar 1903
6-Month
30.30"
(769.62mm)
23.43"
(595.12mm)
6.87"
(174.50mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1902 1947
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2010
Sep 1902–Mar 1903
7-Month
34.53"
(877.06mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
7.50"
(190.50mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1902 1947
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Aug 1902–Mar 1903
8-Month
36.38"
(924.05mm)
31.07"
(789.18mm)
5.31"
(134.87mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1901 1985
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2019
Ties: 2012
Jul 1902–Mar 1903
9-Month
39.63"
(1,006.60mm)
34.31"
(871.47mm)
5.32"
(135.13mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1901 1966
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2010
Jun 1902–Mar 1903
10-Month
43.33"
(1,100.58mm)
37.60"
(955.04mm)
5.73"
(145.54mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1902 1966
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2010
May 1902–Mar 1903
11-Month
44.63"
(1,133.60mm)
41.05"
(1,042.67mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1901 1966
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2010
Apr 1902–Mar 1903
12-Month
48.54"
(1,232.92mm)
45.08"
(1,145.03mm)
3.46"
(87.89mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1901 1966
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2010
Ties: 1933
Oct 1901–Mar 1903
18-Month
77.52"
(1,969.01mm)
68.51"
(1,740.15mm)
9.01"
(228.86mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1901 1966
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2007
Apr 1901–Mar 1903
24-Month
106.42"
(2,703.07mm)
90.18"
(2,290.57mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1902 1966
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2010
Apr 1900–Mar 1903
36-Month
146.81"
(3,728.97mm)
135.38"
(3,438.65mm)
11.43"
(290.32mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1902 1967
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2020
Apr 1899–Mar 1903
48-Month
189.68"
(4,817.87mm)
180.61"
(4,587.49mm)
9.07"
(230.38mm)
83rd Driest Driest to Date 1967
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2010
Apr 1898–Mar 1903
60-Month
254.38"
(6,461.25mm)
225.70"
(5,732.78mm)
28.68"
(728.47mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1901 1967
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/