Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, May 1934

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1934
1-Month
3.77"
(95.76mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1933 1903
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1948
Apr–May 1934
2-Month
8.78"
(223.01mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1932 1942
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1901
Mar–May 1934
3-Month
12.59"
(319.79mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1932 1915
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1901
Feb–May 1934
4-Month
16.07"
(408.18mm)
15.16"
(385.06mm)
0.91"
(23.12mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1932 1915
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1983
Jan–May 1934
5-Month
19.84"
(503.94mm)
19.10"
(485.14mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1932 1941
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1983
Dec 1933–May 1934
6-Month
23.38"
(593.85mm)
23.25"
(590.55mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1933 1941
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1979
Nov 1933–May 1934
7-Month
25.33"
(643.38mm)
27.41"
(696.21mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1932 1985
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1984
Oct 1933–May 1934
8-Month
28.44"
(722.38mm)
30.94"
(785.88mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1932 1905
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1984
Sep 1933–May 1934
9-Month
37.20"
(944.88mm)
34.54"
(877.32mm)
2.66"
(67.56mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1932 1966
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Aug 1933–May 1934
10-Month
41.63"
(1,057.40mm)
38.58"
(979.93mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1932 1985
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Jul 1933–May 1934
11-Month
43.71"
(1,110.23mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
1.89"
(48.00mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1932 1966
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Jun 1933–May 1934
12-Month
45.79"
(1,163.07mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1932 1966
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2010
Dec 1932–May 1934
18-Month
68.79"
(1,747.27mm)
68.37"
(1,736.60mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1932 1966
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1984
Jun 1932–May 1934
24-Month
99.13"
(2,517.90mm)
90.22"
(2,291.59mm)
8.91"
(226.31mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1933 1966
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1984
Jun 1931–May 1934
36-Month
139.01"
(3,530.85mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
3.60"
(91.44mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1933 1966
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2007
Ties: 1972
Jun 1930–May 1934
48-Month
177.13"
(4,499.10mm)
180.65"
(4,588.51mm)
-3.52"
(-89.41mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1933 1967
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2010
Jun 1929–May 1934
60-Month
212.58"
(5,399.53mm)
225.79"
(5,735.07mm)
-13.21"
(-335.54mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1918 1966
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/