Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, May 1930

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1930
1-Month
2.87"
(72.90mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1928 1903
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1948
Apr–May 1930
2-Month
4.45"
(113.03mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
-3.06"
(-77.72mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1915 1942
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1901
Mar–May 1930
3-Month
7.43"
(188.72mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
-4.29"
(-108.97mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1927 1915
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1901
Feb–May 1930
4-Month
10.43"
(264.92mm)
15.16"
(385.06mm)
-4.73"
(-120.14mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1927 1915
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1983
Jan–May 1930
5-Month
13.27"
(337.06mm)
19.10"
(485.14mm)
-5.83"
(-148.08mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1927 1941
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1983
Dec 1929–May 1930
6-Month
17.76"
(451.10mm)
23.25"
(590.55mm)
-5.49"
(-139.45mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1927 1941
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1979
Nov 1929–May 1930
7-Month
20.86"
(529.84mm)
27.41"
(696.21mm)
-6.55"
(-166.37mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1925 1985
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1984
Oct 1929–May 1930
8-Month
24.02"
(610.11mm)
30.94"
(785.88mm)
-6.92"
(-175.77mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1925 1905
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1984
Ties: 1981
Sep 1929–May 1930
9-Month
27.89"
(708.41mm)
34.54"
(877.32mm)
-6.65"
(-168.91mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1925 1966
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Aug 1929–May 1930
10-Month
31.85"
(808.99mm)
38.58"
(979.93mm)
-6.73"
(-170.94mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1917 1985
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Jul 1929–May 1930
11-Month
34.10"
(866.14mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
-7.72"
(-196.09mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1925 1966
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Jun 1929–May 1930
12-Month
35.45"
(900.43mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
-9.65"
(-245.11mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 1966
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2010
Dec 1928–May 1930
18-Month
61.58"
(1,564.13mm)
68.37"
(1,736.60mm)
-6.79"
(-172.47mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1927 1966
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1984
Jun 1928–May 1930
24-Month
83.13"
(2,111.50mm)
90.22"
(2,291.59mm)
-7.09"
(-180.09mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1927 1966
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1984
Jun 1927–May 1930
36-Month
137.96"
(3,504.18mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1928 1966
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2007
Jun 1926–May 1930
48-Month
176.30"
(4,478.02mm)
180.64"
(4,588.26mm)
-4.34"
(-110.24mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1928 1967
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2010
Jun 1925–May 1930
60-Month
220.69"
(5,605.53mm)
225.79"
(5,735.07mm)
-5.10"
(-129.54mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1927 1966
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/