Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, May 1926

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1926
1-Month
3.20"
(81.28mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1925 1903
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 1948
Ties: 1925
Apr–May 1926
2-Month
5.42"
(137.67mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
-2.09"
(-53.08mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1915 1942
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 1901
Mar–May 1926
3-Month
8.41"
(213.61mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
-3.31"
(-84.08mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1915 1915
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 1901
Ties: 1976
Feb–May 1926
4-Month
13.72"
(348.49mm)
15.16"
(385.06mm)
-1.44"
(-36.57mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1925 1915
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1983
Jan–May 1926
5-Month
16.40"
(416.56mm)
19.10"
(485.14mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1925 1941
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1983
Dec 1925–May 1926
6-Month
21.53"
(546.86mm)
23.25"
(590.55mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1925 1941
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1979
Nov 1925–May 1926
7-Month
25.79"
(655.07mm)
27.41"
(696.21mm)
-1.62"
(-41.14mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1925 1985
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1984
Oct 1925–May 1926
8-Month
30.72"
(780.29mm)
30.94"
(785.88mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1925 1905
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1984
Sep 1925–May 1926
9-Month
34.72"
(881.89mm)
34.54"
(877.32mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1925 1966
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2019
Aug 1925–May 1926
10-Month
37.54"
(953.52mm)
38.58"
(979.93mm)
-1.04"
(-26.41mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1925 1985
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2019
Ties: 1962
Jul 1925–May 1926
11-Month
41.35"
(1,050.29mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1925 1966
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2019
Jun 1925–May 1926
12-Month
44.39"
(1,127.51mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1925 1966
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2010
Dec 1924–May 1926
18-Month
62.94"
(1,598.68mm)
68.37"
(1,736.60mm)
-5.43"
(-137.92mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1925 1966
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1984
Jun 1924–May 1926
24-Month
80.21"
(2,037.33mm)
90.22"
(2,291.59mm)
-10.01"
(-254.26mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1911 1966
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 1984
Jun 1923–May 1926
36-Month
127.83"
(3,246.88mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
-7.58"
(-192.53mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1917 1966
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2007
Jun 1922–May 1926
48-Month
178.17"
(4,525.52mm)
180.65"
(4,588.51mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1925 1967
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2010
Jun 1921–May 1926
60-Month
220.85"
(5,609.59mm)
225.79"
(5,735.07mm)
-4.94"
(-125.48mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1919 1966
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/