Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, May 1927

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1927
1-Month
2.88"
(73.15mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
-0.56"
(-14.23mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1923 1903
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1948
Apr–May 1927
2-Month
4.70"
(119.38mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
-2.81"
(-71.37mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1915 1942
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1901
Mar–May 1927
3-Month
6.47"
(164.34mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
-5.25"
(-133.35mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1915 1915
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1901
Ties: 1965
Feb–May 1927
4-Month
9.35"
(237.49mm)
15.16"
(385.06mm)
-5.81"
(-147.57mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1915 1915
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1983
Jan–May 1927
5-Month
12.39"
(314.71mm)
19.10"
(485.14mm)
-6.71"
(-170.43mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1941
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1983
Dec 1926–May 1927
6-Month
16.18"
(410.97mm)
23.25"
(590.55mm)
-7.07"
(-179.58mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1941
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1979
Nov 1926–May 1927
7-Month
21.95"
(557.53mm)
27.41"
(696.21mm)
-5.46"
(-138.68mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1925 1985
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1984
Oct 1926–May 1927
8-Month
26.77"
(679.96mm)
30.94"
(785.88mm)
-4.17"
(-105.92mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1925 1905
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1984
Sep 1926–May 1927
9-Month
28.36"
(720.34mm)
34.54"
(877.32mm)
-6.18"
(-156.98mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1925 1966
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2019
Aug 1926–May 1927
10-Month
32.82"
(833.63mm)
38.58"
(979.93mm)
-5.76"
(-146.30mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1925 1985
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2019
Jul 1926–May 1927
11-Month
36.37"
(923.80mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
-5.45"
(-138.43mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1925 1966
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2019
Jun 1926–May 1927
12-Month
38.34"
(973.84mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
-6.76"
(-171.70mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1925 1966
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2010
Dec 1925–May 1927
18-Month
59.87"
(1,520.70mm)
68.37"
(1,736.60mm)
-8.50"
(-215.90mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1911 1966
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1984
Jun 1925–May 1927
24-Month
82.73"
(2,101.34mm)
90.22"
(2,291.59mm)
-7.49"
(-190.25mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1926 1966
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1925 1984
Jun 1924–May 1927
36-Month
118.55"
(3,011.17mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
-16.86"
(-428.24mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1911 1966
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2007
Jun 1923–May 1927
48-Month
166.17"
(4,220.72mm)
180.64"
(4,588.26mm)
-14.47"
(-367.54mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1911 1967
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2010
Jun 1922–May 1927
60-Month
216.51"
(5,499.35mm)
225.79"
(5,735.07mm)
-9.28"
(-235.72mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1919 1966
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/