Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, May 1914

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1914
1-Month
2.56"
(65.02mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
-0.88"
(-22.36mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1913 1903
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1948
Ties: 1941
Apr–May 1914
2-Month
7.44"
(188.98mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
-0.07"
(-1.77mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1911 1942
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1901
Ties: 1952, 2016
Mar–May 1914
3-Month
11.62"
(295.15mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1911 1915
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1901
Feb–May 1914
4-Month
15.01"
(381.25mm)
15.16"
(385.06mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1911 1915
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1983
Jan–May 1914
5-Month
18.56"
(471.42mm)
19.10"
(485.14mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1911 1941
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1983
Ties: 2016
Dec 1913–May 1914
6-Month
22.87"
(580.90mm)
23.25"
(590.55mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1911 1941
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1979
Nov 1913–May 1914
7-Month
25.20"
(640.08mm)
27.41"
(696.21mm)
-2.21"
(-56.13mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1911 1985
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1984
Ties: 1915
Oct 1913–May 1914
8-Month
32.88"
(835.15mm)
30.94"
(785.88mm)
1.94"
(49.27mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1913 1905
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1984
Sep 1913–May 1914
9-Month
36.08"
(916.43mm)
34.54"
(877.32mm)
1.54"
(39.11mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1913 1966
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Aug 1913–May 1914
10-Month
39.46"
(1,002.28mm)
38.58"
(979.93mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1913 1985
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Jul 1913–May 1914
11-Month
42.21"
(1,072.13mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
0.39"
(9.90mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1913 1966
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Jun 1913–May 1914
12-Month
43.66"
(1,108.96mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
-1.44"
(-36.58mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1913 1966
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2010
Dec 1912–May 1914
18-Month
69.66"
(1,769.36mm)
68.37"
(1,736.60mm)
1.29"
(32.76mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1913 1966
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1984
Jun 1912–May 1914
24-Month
85.42"
(2,169.67mm)
90.22"
(2,291.59mm)
-4.80"
(-121.92mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1911 1966
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1984
Jun 1911–May 1914
36-Month
137.17"
(3,484.12mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
1.76"
(44.71mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1913 1966
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2007
Jun 1910–May 1914
48-Month
173.98"
(4,419.09mm)
180.65"
(4,588.51mm)
-6.67"
(-169.42mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1913 1967
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2010
Jun 1909–May 1914
60-Month
210.29"
(5,341.37mm)
225.79"
(5,735.07mm)
-15.50"
(-393.70mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1911 1966
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/