Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, March 1921

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1921
1-Month
3.42"
(86.87mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
-0.79"
(-20.06mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1918 1915
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2010
Feb–Mar 1921
2-Month
6.05"
(153.67mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
-1.60"
(-40.64mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1915 2012
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2010
Jan–Mar 1921
3-Month
8.82"
(224.03mm)
11.59"
(294.39mm)
-2.77"
(-70.36mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1895 2012
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2010
Ties: 1930
Dec 1920–Mar 1921
4-Month
13.96"
(354.58mm)
15.74"
(399.80mm)
-1.78"
(-45.22mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1918 1981
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2010
Nov 1920–Mar 1921
5-Month
18.88"
(479.55mm)
19.90"
(505.46mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1918 1985
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2010
Oct 1920–Mar 1921
6-Month
20.69"
(525.53mm)
23.43"
(595.12mm)
-2.74"
(-69.59mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1918 1947
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2010
Sep 1920–Mar 1921
7-Month
23.31"
(592.07mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
-3.72"
(-94.49mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1918 1947
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2019
Aug 1920–Mar 1921
8-Month
26.18"
(664.97mm)
31.07"
(789.18mm)
-4.89"
(-124.21mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1917 1985
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2019
Jul 1920–Mar 1921
9-Month
29.10"
(739.14mm)
34.31"
(871.47mm)
-5.21"
(-132.33mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1918 1966
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2010
Jun 1920–Mar 1921
10-Month
36.45"
(925.83mm)
37.60"
(955.04mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1918 1966
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2010
May 1920–Mar 1921
11-Month
41.08"
(1,043.43mm)
41.05"
(1,042.67mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1919 1966
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2010
Apr 1920–Mar 1921
12-Month
46.69"
(1,185.93mm)
45.08"
(1,145.03mm)
1.61"
(40.90mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1919 1966
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2010
Oct 1919–Mar 1921
18-Month
69.67"
(1,769.62mm)
68.51"
(1,740.15mm)
1.16"
(29.47mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1919 1966
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2007
Apr 1919–Mar 1921
24-Month
99.45"
(2,526.03mm)
90.18"
(2,290.57mm)
9.27"
(235.46mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1920 1966
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2010
Apr 1918–Mar 1921
36-Month
144.17"
(3,661.92mm)
135.38"
(3,438.65mm)
8.79"
(223.27mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1920 1967
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2007
Apr 1917–Mar 1921
48-Month
184.83"
(4,694.68mm)
180.61"
(4,587.49mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1920 1967
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2010
Apr 1916–Mar 1921
60-Month
230.80"
(5,862.32mm)
225.70"
(5,732.78mm)
5.10"
(129.54mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1920 1967
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on March 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/