Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, August 1916

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1916
1-Month
2.08"
(52.83mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
-1.97"
(-50.04mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1907 1984
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1955
Jul–Aug 1916
2-Month
11.17"
(283.72mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
3.86"
(98.05mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1915 1907
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1927
Jun–Aug 1916
3-Month
15.94"
(404.88mm)
10.62"
(269.75mm)
5.32"
(135.13mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1915 1949
13th Wettest Wettest to Date 1922
May–Aug 1916
4-Month
20.09"
(510.29mm)
14.07"
(357.38mm)
6.02"
(152.91mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1915 1944
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2006
Apr–Aug 1916
5-Month
24.08"
(611.63mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
5.95"
(151.13mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1915 1999
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2006
Mar–Aug 1916
6-Month
27.74"
(704.60mm)
22.34"
(567.44mm)
5.40"
(137.16mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1915 1965
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1998
Feb–Aug 1916
7-Month
32.99"
(837.95mm)
25.78"
(654.81mm)
7.21"
(183.14mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1915 1957
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1998
Jan–Aug 1916
8-Month
34.57"
(878.08mm)
29.72"
(754.89mm)
4.85"
(123.19mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1957
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1998
Dec 1915–Aug 1916
9-Month
39.78"
(1,010.41mm)
33.88"
(860.55mm)
5.90"
(149.86mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1915 1944
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1998
Nov 1915–Aug 1916
10-Month
42.49"
(1,079.25mm)
38.03"
(965.96mm)
4.46"
(113.29mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1915 1944
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1998
Oct 1915–Aug 1916
11-Month
45.95"
(1,167.13mm)
41.56"
(1,055.62mm)
4.39"
(111.51mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1915 1966
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2006
Sep 1915–Aug 1916
12-Month
47.94"
(1,217.68mm)
45.16"
(1,147.06mm)
2.78"
(70.62mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1915 1966
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Mar 1915–Aug 1916
18-Month
64.43"
(1,636.52mm)
67.43"
(1,712.72mm)
-3.00"
(-76.20mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1915 1966
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 1984
Sep 1914–Aug 1916
24-Month
89.03"
(2,261.36mm)
90.23"
(2,291.84mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1915 1966
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2019
Sep 1913–Aug 1916
36-Month
133.26"
(3,384.80mm)
135.44"
(3,440.18mm)
-2.18"
(-55.38mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1915 1966
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 1984
Sep 1912–Aug 1916
48-Month
174.82"
(4,440.43mm)
180.62"
(4,587.75mm)
-5.80"
(-147.32mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1914 1966
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2009
Sep 1911–Aug 1916
60-Month
222.96"
(5,663.18mm)
225.77"
(5,734.56mm)
-2.81"
(-71.38mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1915 1966
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/