Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, February 1939

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1939
1-Month
4.57"
(116.08mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1938 1987
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2008
Jan–Feb 1939
2-Month
7.63"
(193.80mm)
7.38"
(187.45mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1938 1980
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1979
Dec 1938–Feb 1939
3-Month
11.34"
(288.04mm)
11.53"
(292.86mm)
-0.19"
(-4.82mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1938 1980
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1979
Nov 1938–Feb 1939
4-Month
14.78"
(375.41mm)
15.69"
(398.53mm)
-0.91"
(-23.12mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1984
Oct 1938–Feb 1939
5-Month
17.82"
(452.63mm)
19.22"
(488.19mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1936 2002
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2006
Sep 1938–Feb 1939
6-Month
25.44"
(646.18mm)
22.82"
(579.63mm)
2.62"
(66.55mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1938 1947
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Aug 1938–Feb 1939
7-Month
28.93"
(734.82mm)
26.86"
(682.24mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1985
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Jul 1938–Feb 1939
8-Month
35.89"
(911.61mm)
30.09"
(764.29mm)
5.80"
(147.32mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1938 1966
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Jun 1938–Feb 1939
9-Month
43.23"
(1,098.04mm)
33.38"
(847.85mm)
9.85"
(250.19mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1938 1966
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
May 1938–Feb 1939
10-Month
47.45"
(1,205.23mm)
36.84"
(935.74mm)
10.61"
(269.49mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1938 1966
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1973
Apr 1938–Feb 1939
11-Month
50.34"
(1,278.64mm)
40.87"
(1,038.10mm)
9.47"
(240.54mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1938 1966
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1899
Mar 1938–Feb 1939
12-Month
52.89"
(1,343.41mm)
45.08"
(1,145.03mm)
7.81"
(198.38mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1938 1966
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1973
Sep 1937–Feb 1939
18-Month
77.18"
(1,960.37mm)
67.88"
(1,724.15mm)
9.30"
(236.22mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1938 1966
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2007
Mar 1937–Feb 1939
24-Month
99.69"
(2,532.13mm)
90.21"
(2,291.33mm)
9.48"
(240.80mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1938 1967
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 2019
Mar 1936–Feb 1939
36-Month
150.63"
(3,826.00mm)
135.37"
(3,438.40mm)
15.26"
(387.60mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1938 1967
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2020
Mar 1935–Feb 1939
48-Month
190.53"
(4,839.46mm)
180.60"
(4,587.24mm)
9.93"
(252.22mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1938 1967
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2012
Mar 1934–Feb 1939
60-Month
235.78"
(5,988.81mm)
225.71"
(5,733.03mm)
10.07"
(255.78mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1938 1967
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on August 3, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/