Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, December 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1917
1-Month
3.04"
(77.22mm)
4.17"
(105.92mm)
-1.13"
(-28.70mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1910 1955
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1901
Ties: 1930
Nov–Dec 1917
2-Month
3.61"
(91.69mm)
8.32"
(211.33mm)
-4.71"
(-119.64mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2001
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1969
Oct–Dec 1917
3-Month
9.35"
(237.49mm)
11.82"
(300.23mm)
-2.47"
(-62.74mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1916 1924
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2005
Sep–Dec 1917
4-Month
12.02"
(305.31mm)
15.43"
(391.92mm)
-3.41"
(-86.61mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1916 1946
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2018
Aug–Dec 1917
5-Month
17.46"
(443.48mm)
19.48"
(494.79mm)
-2.02"
(-51.31mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1916 1965
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2018
Jul–Dec 1917
6-Month
18.97"
(481.84mm)
22.73"
(577.34mm)
-3.76"
(-95.50mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1914 1965
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2018
Jun–Dec 1917
7-Month
23.84"
(605.54mm)
26.05"
(661.67mm)
-2.21"
(-56.13mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1914 1965
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1927
May–Dec 1917
8-Month
28.08"
(713.23mm)
29.50"
(749.30mm)
-1.42"
(-36.07mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1915 1965
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1972
Apr–Dec 1917
9-Month
30.95"
(786.13mm)
33.56"
(852.42mm)
-2.61"
(-66.29mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1915 1965
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1972
Mar–Dec 1917
10-Month
36.40"
(924.56mm)
37.77"
(959.36mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1915 1965
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1972
Feb–Dec 1917
11-Month
38.93"
(988.82mm)
41.21"
(1,046.73mm)
-2.28"
(-57.91mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1915 1965
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1972
Jan–Dec 1917
12-Month
42.28"
(1,073.91mm)
45.15"
(1,146.81mm)
-2.87"
(-72.90mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1914 1965
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1972
Jul 1916–Dec 1917
18-Month
64.01"
(1,625.85mm)
67.87"
(1,723.90mm)
-3.86"
(-98.05mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1915 1965
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Jan 1916–Dec 1917
24-Month
87.41"
(2,220.21mm)
90.28"
(2,293.11mm)
-2.87"
(-72.90mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1915 1966
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Jan 1915–Dec 1917
36-Month
130.92"
(3,325.37mm)
135.39"
(3,438.91mm)
-4.47"
(-113.54mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1916 1966
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2019
Jan 1914–Dec 1917
48-Month
168.58"
(4,281.93mm)
180.53"
(4,585.46mm)
-11.95"
(-303.53mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1911 1966
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
Jan 1913–Dec 1917
60-Month
213.74"
(5,429.00mm)
225.76"
(5,734.30mm)
-12.02"
(-305.30mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1914 1966
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2009

Citing This Page

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