Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, May 1936

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1936
1-Month
1.80"
(45.72mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
-1.64"
(-41.66mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1928 1903
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1948
Apr–May 1936
2-Month
5.21"
(132.33mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
-2.30"
(-58.42mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1932 1942
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1901
Ties: 1902
Mar–May 1936
3-Month
13.51"
(343.15mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
1.79"
(45.46mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1935 1915
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1901
Feb–May 1936
4-Month
16.20"
(411.48mm)
15.16"
(385.06mm)
1.04"
(26.42mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1935 1915
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1983
Jan–May 1936
5-Month
23.50"
(596.90mm)
19.10"
(485.14mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1935 1941
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1983
Dec 1935–May 1936
6-Month
24.69"
(627.13mm)
23.25"
(590.55mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1935 1941
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1979
Nov 1935–May 1936
7-Month
30.01"
(762.25mm)
27.41"
(696.21mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1935 1985
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1984
Oct 1935–May 1936
8-Month
30.94"
(785.88mm)
30.94"
(785.88mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1935 1905
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1984
Ties: 1961
Sep 1935–May 1936
9-Month
35.26"
(895.60mm)
34.54"
(877.32mm)
0.72"
(18.28mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1935 1966
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2019
Aug 1935–May 1936
10-Month
36.91"
(937.51mm)
38.58"
(979.93mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1935 1985
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2019
Jul 1935–May 1936
11-Month
40.22"
(1,021.59mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
-1.60"
(-40.64mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1935 1966
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2019
Jun 1935–May 1936
12-Month
45.51"
(1,155.95mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1935 1966
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2010
Dec 1934–May 1936
18-Month
65.93"
(1,674.62mm)
68.37"
(1,736.60mm)
-2.44"
(-61.98mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1935 1966
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1984
Jun 1934–May 1936
24-Month
86.07"
(2,186.18mm)
90.22"
(2,291.59mm)
-4.15"
(-105.41mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1932 1966
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1984
Jun 1933–May 1936
36-Month
131.86"
(3,349.24mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
-3.55"
(-90.17mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1933 1966
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2007
Jun 1932–May 1936
48-Month
185.20"
(4,704.08mm)
180.64"
(4,588.26mm)
4.56"
(115.82mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1935 1967
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2010
Ties: 1961
Jun 1931–May 1936
60-Month
225.08"
(5,717.03mm)
225.79"
(5,735.07mm)
-0.71"
(-18.04mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1935 1966
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/