Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, January 1931

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1931
1-Month
3.49"
(88.65mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1930 1955
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1979
Dec 1930–Jan 1931
2-Month
6.53"
(165.86mm)
8.09"
(205.49mm)
-1.56"
(-39.63mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1925 1981
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1979
Ties: 1925
Nov 1930–Jan 1931
3-Month
10.27"
(260.86mm)
12.25"
(311.15mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1929 1981
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Oct 1930–Jan 1931
4-Month
14.30"
(363.22mm)
15.78"
(400.81mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1930 2002
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2006
Sep 1930–Jan 1931
5-Month
15.33"
(389.38mm)
19.38"
(492.25mm)
-4.05"
(-102.87mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Aug 1930–Jan 1931
6-Month
17.72"
(450.09mm)
23.42"
(594.87mm)
-5.70"
(-144.78mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1922 1981
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Jul 1930–Jan 1931
7-Month
20.90"
(530.86mm)
26.66"
(677.16mm)
-5.76"
(-146.30mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1911 1966
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Jun 1930–Jan 1931
8-Month
23.20"
(589.28mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
-6.74"
(-171.20mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1966
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
May 1930–Jan 1931
9-Month
26.07"
(662.18mm)
33.40"
(848.36mm)
-7.33"
(-186.18mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1966
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2007
Apr 1930–Jan 1931
10-Month
27.65"
(702.31mm)
37.43"
(950.72mm)
-9.78"
(-248.41mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1966
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Mar 1930–Jan 1931
11-Month
30.63"
(778.00mm)
41.65"
(1,057.91mm)
-11.02"
(-279.91mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1966
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1973
Feb 1930–Jan 1931
12-Month
33.63"
(854.20mm)
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
-11.49"
(-291.85mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1966
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1973
Aug 1929–Jan 1931
18-Month
55.05"
(1,398.27mm)
68.49"
(1,739.65mm)
-13.44"
(-341.38mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1966
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2007
Feb 1929–Jan 1931
24-Month
77.71"
(1,973.83mm)
90.25"
(2,292.35mm)
-12.54"
(-318.52mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 1967
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1974
Feb 1928–Jan 1931
36-Month
118.98"
(3,022.09mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
-16.43"
(-417.32mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1967
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2020
Feb 1927–Jan 1931
48-Month
170.51"
(4,330.95mm)
180.63"
(4,588.00mm)
-10.12"
(-257.05mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1919 1967
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2012
Feb 1926–Jan 1931
60-Month
213.22"
(5,415.79mm)
225.78"
(5,734.81mm)
-12.56"
(-319.02mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1919 1967
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on December 2, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/