Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, August 1927

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1927
1-Month
10.54"
(267.72mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
6.49"
(164.85mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1926 1984
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1955
Jul–Aug 1927
2-Month
15.05"
(382.27mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
7.74"
(196.60mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1926 1907
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1927
Jun–Aug 1927
3-Month
18.82"
(478.03mm)
10.62"
(269.75mm)
8.20"
(208.28mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1926 1949
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1922
May–Aug 1927
4-Month
21.70"
(551.18mm)
14.07"
(357.38mm)
7.63"
(193.80mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1926 1944
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2006
Apr–Aug 1927
5-Month
23.52"
(597.41mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1926 1999
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2006
Mar–Aug 1927
6-Month
25.29"
(642.37mm)
22.34"
(567.44mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1926 1965
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1998
Ties: 1990
Feb–Aug 1927
7-Month
28.17"
(715.52mm)
25.78"
(654.81mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1926 1957
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1998
Ties: 2017
Jan–Aug 1927
8-Month
31.21"
(792.73mm)
29.72"
(754.89mm)
1.49"
(37.84mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1926 1957
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1998
Dec 1926–Aug 1927
9-Month
35.00"
(889.00mm)
33.88"
(860.55mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1926 1944
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1998
Ties: 2014
Nov 1926–Aug 1927
10-Month
40.77"
(1,035.56mm)
38.03"
(965.96mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1926 1944
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1998
Oct 1926–Aug 1927
11-Month
45.59"
(1,157.99mm)
41.56"
(1,055.62mm)
4.03"
(102.37mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1926 1966
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2006
Sep 1926–Aug 1927
12-Month
47.18"
(1,198.37mm)
45.16"
(1,147.06mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1926 1966
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2019
Mar 1926–Aug 1927
18-Month
65.57"
(1,665.48mm)
67.43"
(1,712.72mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1926 1966
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1984
Sep 1925–Aug 1927
24-Month
91.88"
(2,333.75mm)
90.23"
(2,291.84mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1926 1966
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2019
Sep 1924–Aug 1927
36-Month
127.10"
(3,228.34mm)
135.44"
(3,440.18mm)
-8.34"
(-211.84mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1925 1966
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1984
Sep 1923–Aug 1927
48-Month
176.22"
(4,475.99mm)
180.62"
(4,587.75mm)
-4.40"
(-111.76mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1926 1966
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2009
Sep 1922–Aug 1927
60-Month
216.15"
(5,490.21mm)
225.77"
(5,734.56mm)
-9.62"
(-244.35mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1918 1966
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/