Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, May 1924

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1924
1-Month
4.21"
(106.93mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
0.77"
(19.55mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1923 1903
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1948
Ties: 1951
Apr–May 1924
2-Month
10.15"
(257.81mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
2.64"
(67.06mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1923 1942
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1901
Mar–May 1924
3-Month
12.18"
(309.37mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1923 1915
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1901
Feb–May 1924
4-Month
15.60"
(396.24mm)
15.16"
(385.06mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1923 1915
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1983
Jan–May 1924
5-Month
20.53"
(521.46mm)
19.10"
(485.14mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1922 1941
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1983
Dec 1923–May 1924
6-Month
26.57"
(674.88mm)
23.25"
(590.55mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1923 1941
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1979
Nov 1923–May 1924
7-Month
30.27"
(768.86mm)
27.41"
(696.21mm)
2.86"
(72.65mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1923 1985
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1984
Oct 1923–May 1924
8-Month
36.49"
(926.85mm)
30.94"
(785.88mm)
5.55"
(140.97mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1923 1905
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1984
Sep 1923–May 1924
9-Month
38.85"
(986.79mm)
34.54"
(877.32mm)
4.31"
(109.47mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1923 1966
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2019
Aug 1923–May 1924
10-Month
41.32"
(1,049.53mm)
38.58"
(979.93mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1923 1985
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2019
Jul 1923–May 1924
11-Month
44.00"
(1,117.60mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1923 1966
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2019
Jun 1923–May 1924
12-Month
47.62"
(1,209.55mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1922 1966
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2010
Dec 1922–May 1924
18-Month
72.20"
(1,833.88mm)
68.37"
(1,736.60mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1923 1966
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1984
Jun 1922–May 1924
24-Month
97.96"
(2,488.18mm)
90.22"
(2,291.59mm)
7.74"
(196.59mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1923 1966
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1984
Jun 1921–May 1924
36-Month
140.64"
(3,572.26mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
5.23"
(132.85mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1923 1966
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2007
Jun 1920–May 1924
48-Month
185.11"
(4,701.79mm)
180.65"
(4,588.51mm)
4.46"
(113.28mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1919 1967
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2010
Jun 1919–May 1924
60-Month
239.18"
(6,075.17mm)
225.79"
(5,735.07mm)
13.39"
(340.10mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1923 1966
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/