Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, May 1918

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1918
1-Month
2.06"
(52.32mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
-1.38"
(-35.06mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1911 1903
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1948
Apr–May 1918
2-Month
6.76"
(171.70mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1915 1942
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1901
Mar–May 1918
3-Month
9.23"
(234.44mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
-2.49"
(-63.25mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1915 1915
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1901
Feb–May 1918
4-Month
12.97"
(329.44mm)
15.16"
(385.06mm)
-2.19"
(-55.62mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1915 1915
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1983
Jan–May 1918
5-Month
16.47"
(418.34mm)
19.10"
(485.14mm)
-2.63"
(-66.80mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1911 1941
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1983
Dec 1917–May 1918
6-Month
19.51"
(495.55mm)
23.25"
(590.55mm)
-3.74"
(-95.00mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1911 1941
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1979
Nov 1917–May 1918
7-Month
20.08"
(510.03mm)
27.41"
(696.21mm)
-7.33"
(-186.18mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1905 1985
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1984
Oct 1917–May 1918
8-Month
25.82"
(655.83mm)
30.94"
(785.88mm)
-5.12"
(-130.05mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1911 1905
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1984
Sep 1917–May 1918
9-Month
28.49"
(723.65mm)
34.54"
(877.32mm)
-6.05"
(-153.67mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1911 1966
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2019
Aug 1917–May 1918
10-Month
33.93"
(861.82mm)
38.58"
(979.93mm)
-4.65"
(-118.11mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1917 1985
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Jul 1917–May 1918
11-Month
35.44"
(900.18mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
-6.38"
(-162.05mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1911 1966
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2019
Jun 1917–May 1918
12-Month
40.31"
(1,023.87mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
-4.79"
(-121.67mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1915 1966
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2010
Dec 1916–May 1918
18-Month
62.09"
(1,577.09mm)
68.37"
(1,736.60mm)
-6.28"
(-159.51mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1915 1966
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1984
Jun 1916–May 1918
24-Month
85.25"
(2,165.35mm)
90.22"
(2,291.59mm)
-4.97"
(-126.24mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1916 1966
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1984
Jun 1915–May 1918
36-Month
129.40"
(3,286.76mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
-6.01"
(-152.65mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1917 1966
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 2007
Jun 1914–May 1918
48-Month
166.49"
(4,228.85mm)
180.65"
(4,588.51mm)
-14.16"
(-359.66mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1911 1967
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2010
Jun 1913–May 1918
60-Month
210.15"
(5,337.81mm)
225.79"
(5,735.07mm)
-15.64"
(-397.26mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1911 1966
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/