Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, May 1932

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1932
1-Month
2.23"
(56.64mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
-1.21"
(-30.74mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1928 1903
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1948
Apr–May 1932
2-Month
4.11"
(104.39mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
-3.40"
(-86.36mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1905 1942
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1901
Mar–May 1932
3-Month
9.35"
(237.49mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
-2.37"
(-60.20mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1930 1915
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1901
Ties: 1985
Feb–May 1932
4-Month
11.52"
(292.61mm)
15.16"
(385.06mm)
-3.64"
(-92.45mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1930 1915
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1983
Jan–May 1932
5-Month
16.78"
(426.21mm)
19.10"
(485.14mm)
-2.32"
(-58.93mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1930 1941
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1983
Dec 1931–May 1932
6-Month
20.11"
(510.79mm)
23.25"
(590.55mm)
-3.14"
(-79.76mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1930 1941
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1979
Nov 1931–May 1932
7-Month
21.14"
(536.96mm)
27.41"
(696.21mm)
-6.27"
(-159.25mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1930 1985
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1984
Oct 1931–May 1932
8-Month
23.98"
(609.09mm)
30.94"
(785.88mm)
-6.96"
(-176.79mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1925 1905
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1984
Sep 1931–May 1932
9-Month
25.37"
(644.40mm)
34.54"
(877.32mm)
-9.17"
(-232.92mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1905 1966
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 2019
Aug 1931–May 1932
10-Month
30.25"
(768.35mm)
38.58"
(979.93mm)
-8.33"
(-211.58mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1911 1985
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 2019
Jul 1931–May 1932
11-Month
33.76"
(857.50mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
-8.06"
(-204.73mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1911 1966
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 2019
Jun 1931–May 1932
12-Month
39.88"
(1,012.95mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
-5.22"
(-132.59mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1931 1966
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2010
Dec 1930–May 1932
18-Month
61.33"
(1,557.78mm)
68.37"
(1,736.60mm)
-7.04"
(-178.82mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1931 1966
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1984
Jun 1930–May 1932
24-Month
78.00"
(1,981.20mm)
90.22"
(2,291.59mm)
-12.22"
(-310.39mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1931 1966
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1984
Jun 1929–May 1932
36-Month
113.45"
(2,881.63mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
-21.96"
(-557.78mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1966
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1931 2007
Jun 1928–May 1932
48-Month
161.13"
(4,092.70mm)
180.65"
(4,588.51mm)
-19.52"
(-495.81mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 1967
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 2010
Jun 1927–May 1932
60-Month
215.96"
(5,485.38mm)
225.79"
(5,735.07mm)
-9.83"
(-249.69mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1931 1966
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/