Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, March 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1942
1-Month
7.56"
(192.02mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1941 1915
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2010
Feb–Mar 1942
2-Month
10.78"
(273.81mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1941 2012
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2010
Jan–Mar 1942
3-Month
14.87"
(377.70mm)
11.59"
(294.39mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1941 2012
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2010
Dec 1941–Mar 1942
4-Month
18.21"
(462.53mm)
15.74"
(399.80mm)
2.47"
(62.73mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1941 1981
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2010
Nov 1941–Mar 1942
5-Month
21.01"
(533.65mm)
19.90"
(505.46mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1985
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2010
Oct 1941–Mar 1942
6-Month
23.16"
(588.26mm)
23.43"
(595.12mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1941 1947
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2010
Sep 1941–Mar 1942
7-Month
23.87"
(606.30mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
-3.16"
(-80.26mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1941 1947
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Aug 1941–Mar 1942
8-Month
26.49"
(672.85mm)
31.07"
(789.18mm)
-4.58"
(-116.33mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1941 1985
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Jul 1941–Mar 1942
9-Month
30.60"
(777.24mm)
34.31"
(871.47mm)
-3.71"
(-94.23mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1941 1966
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2010
Jun 1941–Mar 1942
10-Month
35.73"
(907.54mm)
37.60"
(955.04mm)
-1.87"
(-47.50mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1941 1966
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2010
May 1941–Mar 1942
11-Month
38.29"
(972.57mm)
41.05"
(1,042.67mm)
-2.76"
(-70.10mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1941 1966
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2010
Apr 1941–Mar 1942
12-Month
39.91"
(1,013.71mm)
45.08"
(1,145.03mm)
-5.17"
(-131.32mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1940 1966
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2010
Oct 1940–Mar 1942
18-Month
58.89"
(1,495.81mm)
68.51"
(1,740.15mm)
-9.62"
(-244.34mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1931 1966
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2007
Apr 1940–Mar 1942
24-Month
80.14"
(2,035.56mm)
90.18"
(2,290.57mm)
-10.04"
(-255.01mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1941 1966
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2010
Apr 1939–Mar 1942
36-Month
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
135.38"
(3,438.65mm)
-15.61"
(-396.49mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1911 1967
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2020
Apr 1938–Mar 1942
48-Month
175.23"
(4,450.84mm)
180.61"
(4,587.49mm)
-5.38"
(-136.65mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1934 1967
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2010
Apr 1937–Mar 1942
60-Month
220.77"
(5,607.56mm)
225.70"
(5,732.78mm)
-4.93"
(-125.22mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1935 1967
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 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/