Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, May 1920

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1920
1-Month
4.63"
(117.60mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
1.19"
(30.22mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1918 1903
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1948
Apr–May 1920
2-Month
10.24"
(260.10mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
2.73"
(69.35mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1919 1942
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1901
Mar–May 1920
3-Month
14.82"
(376.43mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1919 1915
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1901
Feb–May 1920
4-Month
20.25"
(514.35mm)
15.16"
(385.06mm)
5.09"
(129.29mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1919 1915
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1983
Jan–May 1920
5-Month
23.53"
(597.66mm)
19.10"
(485.14mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1919 1941
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1983
Dec 1919–May 1920
6-Month
26.34"
(669.04mm)
23.25"
(590.55mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1918 1941
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1979
Nov 1919–May 1920
7-Month
30.53"
(775.46mm)
27.41"
(696.21mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1919 1985
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1984
Oct 1919–May 1920
8-Month
33.22"
(843.79mm)
30.94"
(785.88mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1919 1905
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1984
Sep 1919–May 1920
9-Month
39.64"
(1,006.86mm)
34.54"
(877.32mm)
5.10"
(129.54mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1919 1966
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Aug 1919–May 1920
10-Month
46.67"
(1,185.42mm)
38.58"
(979.93mm)
8.09"
(205.49mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1919 1985
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Jul 1919–May 1920
11-Month
51.87"
(1,317.50mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
10.05"
(255.27mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1919 1966
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Jun 1919–May 1920
12-Month
54.07"
(1,373.38mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
8.97"
(227.84mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1919 1966
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2010
Dec 1918–May 1920
18-Month
80.95"
(2,056.13mm)
68.37"
(1,736.60mm)
12.58"
(319.53mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1919 1966
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1984
Jun 1918–May 1920
24-Month
100.96"
(2,564.38mm)
90.22"
(2,291.59mm)
10.74"
(272.79mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1919 1966
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1984
Jun 1917–May 1920
36-Month
141.27"
(3,588.26mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
5.86"
(148.85mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1919 1966
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2007
Jun 1916–May 1920
48-Month
186.21"
(4,729.73mm)
180.65"
(4,588.51mm)
5.56"
(141.22mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1919 1967
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2010
Jun 1915–May 1920
60-Month
230.36"
(5,851.14mm)
225.79"
(5,735.07mm)
4.57"
(116.07mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1919 1966
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/