Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, March 1941

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1941
1-Month
2.41"
(61.21mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1935 1915
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2010
Ties: 1966
Feb–Mar 1941
2-Month
4.59"
(116.59mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
-3.06"
(-77.72mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1915 2012
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2010
Jan–Mar 1941
3-Month
7.56"
(192.02mm)
11.59"
(294.39mm)
-4.03"
(-102.37mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 2012
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2010
Dec 1940–Mar 1941
4-Month
10.22"
(259.59mm)
15.74"
(399.80mm)
-5.52"
(-140.21mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1981
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2010
Nov 1940–Mar 1941
5-Month
17.17"
(436.12mm)
19.90"
(505.46mm)
-2.73"
(-69.34mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1940 1985
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2010
Oct 1940–Mar 1941
6-Month
18.98"
(482.09mm)
23.43"
(595.12mm)
-4.45"
(-113.03mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1925 1947
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2010
Sep 1940–Mar 1941
7-Month
22.19"
(563.63mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
-4.84"
(-122.93mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1932 1947
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Aug 1940–Mar 1941
8-Month
23.38"
(593.85mm)
31.07"
(789.18mm)
-7.69"
(-195.33mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1985
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Jul 1940–Mar 1941
9-Month
27.23"
(691.64mm)
34.31"
(871.47mm)
-7.08"
(-179.83mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1911 1966
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2010
Jun 1940–Mar 1941
10-Month
29.42"
(747.27mm)
37.60"
(955.04mm)
-8.18"
(-207.77mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1966
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2010
May 1940–Mar 1941
11-Month
34.08"
(865.63mm)
41.05"
(1,042.67mm)
-6.97"
(-177.04mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 1966
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2010
Apr 1940–Mar 1941
12-Month
40.23"
(1,021.84mm)
45.08"
(1,145.03mm)
-4.85"
(-123.19mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1940 1966
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2010
Oct 1939–Mar 1941
18-Month
60.58"
(1,538.73mm)
68.51"
(1,740.15mm)
-7.93"
(-201.42mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1931 1966
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2007
Apr 1939–Mar 1941
24-Month
79.86"
(2,028.44mm)
90.18"
(2,290.57mm)
-10.32"
(-262.13mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1932 1966
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2010
Apr 1938–Mar 1941
36-Month
135.32"
(3,437.13mm)
135.38"
(3,438.65mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1933 1967
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2020
Apr 1937–Mar 1941
48-Month
180.86"
(4,593.84mm)
180.61"
(4,587.49mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1935 1967
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2010
Apr 1936–Mar 1941
60-Month
227.31"
(5,773.67mm)
225.70"
(5,732.78mm)
1.61"
(40.89mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1967
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/