Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, April 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1942
1-Month
0.85"
(21.59mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
-3.21"
(-81.53mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1942
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1983
Mar–Apr 1942
2-Month
8.41"
(213.61mm)
8.28"
(210.31mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1941 1915
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1983
Feb–Apr 1942
3-Month
11.63"
(295.40mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1941 2012
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1983
Jan–Apr 1942
4-Month
15.72"
(399.29mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
0.06"
(1.53mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1941 1985
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1983
Dec 1941–Apr 1942
5-Month
19.06"
(484.12mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1985
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2010
Nov 1941–Apr 1942
6-Month
21.86"
(555.24mm)
23.96"
(608.58mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1941 1985
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1984
Oct 1941–Apr 1942
7-Month
24.01"
(609.85mm)
27.49"
(698.25mm)
-3.48"
(-88.40mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1941 1966
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Sep 1941–Apr 1942
8-Month
24.72"
(627.89mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
-6.37"
(-161.80mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1941 1985
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Aug 1941–Apr 1942
9-Month
27.34"
(694.44mm)
35.13"
(892.30mm)
-7.79"
(-197.86mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1941 1985
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Jul 1941–Apr 1942
10-Month
31.45"
(798.83mm)
38.37"
(974.60mm)
-6.92"
(-175.77mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1941 1966
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2010
Jun 1941–Apr 1942
11-Month
36.58"
(929.13mm)
41.66"
(1,058.16mm)
-5.08"
(-129.03mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1941 1966
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2010
May 1941–Apr 1942
12-Month
39.14"
(994.16mm)
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
-5.98"
(-151.89mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1941 1966
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2007
Nov 1940–Apr 1942
18-Month
57.93"
(1,471.42mm)
69.07"
(1,754.38mm)
-11.14"
(-282.96mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1941 1966
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1899
May 1940–Apr 1942
24-Month
74.84"
(1,900.94mm)
90.21"
(2,291.33mm)
-15.37"
(-390.39mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1931 1966
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2007
May 1939–Apr 1942
36-Month
115.72"
(2,939.29mm)
135.40"
(3,439.16mm)
-19.68"
(-499.87mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1932 1967
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2007
May 1938–Apr 1942
48-Month
173.19"
(4,399.03mm)
180.64"
(4,588.26mm)
-7.45"
(-189.23mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1933 1967
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2010
May 1937–Apr 1942
60-Month
216.77"
(5,505.96mm)
225.78"
(5,734.81mm)
-9.01"
(-228.85mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1934 1967
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 7, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/