Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, March 1931

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1931
1-Month
5.95"
(151.13mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1930 1915
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2010
Feb–Mar 1931
2-Month
8.23"
(209.04mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1930 2012
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2010
Jan–Mar 1931
3-Month
11.72"
(297.69mm)
11.59"
(294.39mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1930 2012
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2010
Dec 1930–Mar 1931
4-Month
14.76"
(374.90mm)
15.74"
(399.80mm)
-0.98"
(-24.90mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1930 1981
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2010
Nov 1930–Mar 1931
5-Month
18.50"
(469.90mm)
19.90"
(505.46mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1930 1985
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2010
Oct 1930–Mar 1931
6-Month
22.53"
(572.26mm)
23.43"
(595.12mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1930 1947
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2010
Ties: 2014
Sep 1930–Mar 1931
7-Month
23.56"
(598.42mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
-3.47"
(-88.14mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1930 1947
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Aug 1930–Mar 1931
8-Month
25.95"
(659.13mm)
31.07"
(789.18mm)
-5.12"
(-130.05mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1922 1985
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Jul 1930–Mar 1931
9-Month
29.13"
(739.90mm)
34.31"
(871.47mm)
-5.18"
(-131.57mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1925 1966
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2010
Jun 1930–Mar 1931
10-Month
31.43"
(798.32mm)
37.60"
(955.04mm)
-6.17"
(-156.72mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1930 1966
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2010
May 1930–Mar 1931
11-Month
34.30"
(871.22mm)
41.05"
(1,042.67mm)
-6.75"
(-171.45mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1911 1966
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2010
Apr 1930–Mar 1931
12-Month
35.88"
(911.35mm)
45.08"
(1,145.03mm)
-9.20"
(-233.68mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1966
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2010
Oct 1929–Mar 1931
18-Month
55.45"
(1,408.43mm)
68.51"
(1,740.15mm)
-13.06"
(-331.72mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1966
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2007
Apr 1929–Mar 1931
24-Month
78.19"
(1,986.03mm)
90.18"
(2,290.57mm)
-11.99"
(-304.54mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1911 1966
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2010
Apr 1928–Mar 1931
36-Month
121.04"
(3,074.42mm)
135.38"
(3,438.65mm)
-14.34"
(-364.23mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1911 1967
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2007
Apr 1927–Mar 1931
48-Month
174.09"
(4,421.89mm)
180.61"
(4,587.49mm)
-6.52"
(-165.60mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1927 1967
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2010
Apr 1926–Mar 1931
60-Month
213.15"
(5,414.01mm)
225.70"
(5,732.78mm)
-12.55"
(-318.77mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1919 1967
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/