Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, December 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1942
1-Month
5.72"
(145.29mm)
4.17"
(105.92mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1941 1955
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1901
Nov–Dec 1942
2-Month
11.14"
(282.96mm)
8.32"
(211.33mm)
2.82"
(71.63mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1941 2001
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1969
Oct–Dec 1942
3-Month
14.82"
(376.43mm)
11.82"
(300.23mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1941 1924
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2005
Sep–Dec 1942
4-Month
16.85"
(427.99mm)
15.43"
(391.92mm)
1.42"
(36.07mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1941 1946
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2018
Aug–Dec 1942
5-Month
21.98"
(558.29mm)
19.48"
(494.79mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2018
Jul–Dec 1942
6-Month
26.51"
(673.35mm)
22.73"
(577.34mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2018
Jun–Dec 1942
7-Month
29.94"
(760.48mm)
26.05"
(661.67mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1927
May–Dec 1942
8-Month
31.90"
(810.26mm)
29.50"
(749.30mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1972
Ties: 1979
Apr–Dec 1942
9-Month
32.75"
(831.85mm)
33.56"
(852.42mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1972
Mar–Dec 1942
10-Month
40.31"
(1,023.87mm)
37.77"
(959.36mm)
2.54"
(64.51mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1972
Feb–Dec 1942
11-Month
43.53"
(1,105.66mm)
41.21"
(1,046.73mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1972
Jan–Dec 1942
12-Month
47.62"
(1,209.55mm)
45.15"
(1,146.81mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1972
Jul 1941–Dec 1942
18-Month
63.35"
(1,609.09mm)
67.87"
(1,723.90mm)
-4.52"
(-114.81mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Jan 1941–Dec 1942
24-Month
80.22"
(2,037.59mm)
90.28"
(2,293.11mm)
-10.06"
(-255.52mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1941 1966
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Jan 1940–Dec 1942
36-Month
123.91"
(3,147.31mm)
135.39"
(3,438.91mm)
-11.48"
(-291.60mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1941 1966
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Jan 1939–Dec 1942
48-Month
165.27"
(4,197.86mm)
180.53"
(4,585.46mm)
-15.26"
(-387.60mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1931 1966
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2011
Jan 1938–Dec 1942
60-Month
217.91"
(5,534.91mm)
225.76"
(5,734.30mm)
-7.85"
(-199.39mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1941 1966
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/