Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, April 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1949
1-Month
4.30"
(109.22mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1948 1942
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1983
Mar–Apr 1949
2-Month
7.00"
(177.80mm)
8.28"
(210.31mm)
-1.28"
(-32.51mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1946 1915
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1983
Ties: 1988
Feb–Apr 1949
3-Month
10.50"
(266.70mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1948 2012
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1983
Jan–Apr 1949
4-Month
15.06"
(382.52mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1948 1985
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1983
Dec 1948–Apr 1949
5-Month
17.56"
(446.02mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1947 1985
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2010
Nov 1948–Apr 1949
6-Month
23.12"
(587.25mm)
23.96"
(608.58mm)
-0.84"
(-21.33mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1948 1985
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1984
Oct 1948–Apr 1949
7-Month
27.06"
(687.32mm)
27.49"
(698.25mm)
-0.43"
(-10.93mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1948 1966
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Sep 1948–Apr 1949
8-Month
28.13"
(714.50mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
-2.96"
(-75.19mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1947 1985
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Ties: 1989
Aug 1948–Apr 1949
9-Month
30.10"
(764.54mm)
35.13"
(892.30mm)
-5.03"
(-127.76mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1944 1985
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Jul 1948–Apr 1949
10-Month
33.99"
(863.35mm)
38.37"
(974.60mm)
-4.38"
(-111.25mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1947 1966
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2010
Jun 1948–Apr 1949
11-Month
37.24"
(945.90mm)
41.66"
(1,058.16mm)
-4.42"
(-112.26mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1966
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2010
May 1948–Apr 1949
12-Month
46.10"
(1,170.94mm)
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1948 1966
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2007
Nov 1947–Apr 1949
18-Month
69.01"
(1,752.85mm)
69.07"
(1,754.38mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1948 1966
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1899
May 1947–Apr 1949
24-Month
89.96"
(2,284.98mm)
90.21"
(2,291.33mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1966
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2007
May 1946–Apr 1949
36-Month
131.94"
(3,351.28mm)
135.40"
(3,439.16mm)
-3.46"
(-87.88mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1948 1967
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2007
May 1945–Apr 1949
48-Month
174.98"
(4,444.49mm)
180.64"
(4,588.26mm)
-5.66"
(-143.77mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1967
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2010
May 1944–Apr 1949
60-Month
214.74"
(5,454.40mm)
225.78"
(5,734.81mm)
-11.04"
(-280.41mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1948 1967
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 4, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/