Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, May 1911

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1911
1-Month
1.50"
(38.10mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
-1.94"
(-49.28mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1905 1903
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1948
Ties: 1928
Apr–May 1911
2-Month
5.31"
(134.87mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1910 1942
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1901
Mar–May 1911
3-Month
8.93"
(226.82mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
-2.79"
(-70.87mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1910 1915
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1901
Feb–May 1911
4-Month
11.37"
(288.80mm)
15.16"
(385.06mm)
-3.79"
(-96.26mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1910 1915
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1983
Jan–May 1911
5-Month
15.05"
(382.27mm)
19.10"
(485.14mm)
-4.05"
(-102.87mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1905 1941
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1983
Dec 1910–May 1911
6-Month
17.79"
(451.87mm)
23.25"
(590.55mm)
-5.46"
(-138.68mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1905 1941
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1979
Nov 1910–May 1911
7-Month
22.10"
(561.34mm)
27.41"
(696.21mm)
-5.31"
(-134.87mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1905 1985
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1984
Oct 1910–May 1911
8-Month
23.92"
(607.57mm)
30.94"
(785.88mm)
-7.02"
(-178.31mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1905 1905
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1984
Sep 1910–May 1911
9-Month
26.42"
(671.07mm)
34.54"
(877.32mm)
-8.12"
(-206.25mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1905 1966
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2019
Aug 1910–May 1911
10-Month
29.65"
(753.11mm)
38.58"
(979.93mm)
-8.93"
(-226.82mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1905 1985
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2019
Jul 1910–May 1911
11-Month
32.23"
(818.64mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
-9.59"
(-243.59mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1905 1966
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2019
Jun 1910–May 1911
12-Month
36.81"
(934.97mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
-8.29"
(-210.57mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1910 1966
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2010
Dec 1909–May 1911
18-Month
57.30"
(1,455.42mm)
68.37"
(1,736.60mm)
-11.07"
(-281.18mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 1966
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1984
Jun 1909–May 1911
24-Month
73.12"
(1,857.25mm)
90.22"
(2,291.59mm)
-17.10"
(-434.34mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1966
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1984
Jun 1908–May 1911
36-Month
117.16"
(2,975.86mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
-18.25"
(-463.55mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1966
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2007
Jun 1907–May 1911
48-Month
165.44"
(4,202.18mm)
180.65"
(4,588.51mm)
-15.21"
(-386.33mm)
14th Driest Driest to Date 1967
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2010
Ties: 1946
Jun 1906–May 1911
60-Month
207.27"
(5,264.66mm)
225.79"
(5,735.07mm)
-18.52"
(-470.41mm)
12th Driest Driest to Date 1966
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/