Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, April 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1946
1-Month
2.58"
(65.53mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1942 1942
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1983
Mar–Apr 1946
2-Month
4.49"
(114.05mm)
8.28"
(210.31mm)
-3.79"
(-96.26mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1941 1915
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1983
Feb–Apr 1946
3-Month
7.11"
(180.59mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
-4.61"
(-117.10mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1941 2012
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1983
Jan–Apr 1946
4-Month
10.57"
(268.48mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
-5.09"
(-129.28mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1941 1985
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1983
Dec 1945–Apr 1946
5-Month
16.94"
(430.28mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
-2.87"
(-72.89mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1945 1985
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2010
Nov 1945–Apr 1946
6-Month
24.02"
(610.11mm)
23.96"
(608.58mm)
0.06"
(1.53mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1945 1985
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1984
Oct 1945–Apr 1946
7-Month
26.61"
(675.89mm)
27.49"
(698.25mm)
-0.88"
(-22.36mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1945 1966
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Sep 1945–Apr 1946
8-Month
28.51"
(724.15mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
-2.58"
(-65.54mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1985
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Aug 1945–Apr 1946
9-Month
31.87"
(809.50mm)
35.13"
(892.30mm)
-3.26"
(-82.80mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1944 1985
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Ties: 1918
Jul 1945–Apr 1946
10-Month
33.98"
(863.09mm)
38.37"
(974.60mm)
-4.39"
(-111.51mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2010
Jun 1945–Apr 1946
11-Month
38.10"
(967.74mm)
41.66"
(1,058.16mm)
-3.56"
(-90.42mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2010
May 1945–Apr 1946
12-Month
43.04"
(1,093.22mm)
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1945 1966
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2007
Nov 1944–Apr 1946
18-Month
66.24"
(1,682.50mm)
69.07"
(1,754.38mm)
-2.83"
(-71.88mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1945 1966
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1899
May 1944–Apr 1946
24-Month
82.80"
(2,103.12mm)
90.21"
(2,291.33mm)
-7.41"
(-188.21mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1945 1966
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2007
May 1943–Apr 1946
36-Month
118.43"
(3,008.12mm)
135.40"
(3,439.16mm)
-16.97"
(-431.04mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1942 1967
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2007
May 1942–Apr 1946
48-Month
162.50"
(4,127.50mm)
180.64"
(4,588.26mm)
-18.14"
(-460.76mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1945 1967
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2010
May 1941–Apr 1946
60-Month
201.64"
(5,121.66mm)
225.78"
(5,734.81mm)
-24.14"
(-613.15mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1945 1967
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/