Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, August 1936

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1936
1-Month
5.06"
(128.52mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1935 1984
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1955
Jul–Aug 1936
2-Month
6.90"
(175.26mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1935 1907
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1927
Ties: 2010
Jun–Aug 1936
3-Month
10.50"
(266.70mm)
10.62"
(269.75mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1935 1949
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1922
May–Aug 1936
4-Month
12.30"
(312.42mm)
14.07"
(357.38mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1935 1944
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2006
Apr–Aug 1936
5-Month
15.71"
(399.03mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
-2.42"
(-61.47mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1932 1999
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2006
Mar–Aug 1936
6-Month
24.01"
(609.85mm)
22.34"
(567.44mm)
1.67"
(42.41mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1935 1965
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1998
Feb–Aug 1936
7-Month
26.70"
(678.18mm)
25.78"
(654.81mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1935 1957
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1998
Jan–Aug 1936
8-Month
34.00"
(863.60mm)
29.72"
(754.89mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1935 1957
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1998
Dec 1935–Aug 1936
9-Month
35.19"
(893.83mm)
33.88"
(860.55mm)
1.31"
(33.28mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1935 1944
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1998
Nov 1935–Aug 1936
10-Month
40.51"
(1,028.95mm)
38.03"
(965.96mm)
2.48"
(62.99mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1935 1944
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1998
Oct 1935–Aug 1936
11-Month
41.44"
(1,052.58mm)
41.56"
(1,055.62mm)
-0.12"
(-3.04mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1935 1966
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2006
Sep 1935–Aug 1936
12-Month
45.76"
(1,162.30mm)
45.16"
(1,147.06mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1935 1966
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Mar 1935–Aug 1936
18-Month
63.91"
(1,623.31mm)
67.43"
(1,712.72mm)
-3.52"
(-89.41mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1935 1966
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1984
Sep 1934–Aug 1936
24-Month
88.80"
(2,255.52mm)
90.23"
(2,291.84mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1935 1966
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2019
Sep 1933–Aug 1936
36-Month
133.77"
(3,397.76mm)
135.44"
(3,440.18mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1934 1966
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1984
Sep 1932–Aug 1936
48-Month
185.31"
(4,706.87mm)
180.62"
(4,587.75mm)
4.69"
(119.12mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1935 1966
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2009
Sep 1931–Aug 1936
60-Month
221.07"
(5,615.18mm)
225.77"
(5,734.56mm)
-4.70"
(-119.38mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1935 1966
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/