Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, December 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1949
1-Month
2.66"
(67.56mm)
4.17"
(105.92mm)
-1.51"
(-38.36mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1955
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1901
Ties: 1940
Nov–Dec 1949
2-Month
5.89"
(149.61mm)
8.32"
(211.33mm)
-2.43"
(-61.72mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1946 2001
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1969
Oct–Dec 1949
3-Month
7.71"
(195.83mm)
11.82"
(300.23mm)
-4.11"
(-104.40mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1946 1924
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2005
Sep–Dec 1949
4-Month
12.00"
(304.80mm)
15.43"
(391.92mm)
-3.43"
(-87.12mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1946
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2018
Aug–Dec 1949
5-Month
14.94"
(379.48mm)
19.48"
(494.79mm)
-4.54"
(-115.31mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1943 1965
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2018
Jul–Dec 1949
6-Month
16.46"
(418.08mm)
22.73"
(577.34mm)
-6.27"
(-159.26mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2018
Jun–Dec 1949
7-Month
16.61"
(421.89mm)
26.05"
(661.67mm)
-9.44"
(-239.78mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1965
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1927
May–Dec 1949
8-Month
19.93"
(506.22mm)
29.50"
(749.30mm)
-9.57"
(-243.08mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1965
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1972
Apr–Dec 1949
9-Month
24.23"
(615.44mm)
33.56"
(852.42mm)
-9.33"
(-236.98mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1930 1965
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1972
Mar–Dec 1949
10-Month
26.93"
(684.02mm)
37.77"
(959.36mm)
-10.84"
(-275.34mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1965
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1972
Feb–Dec 1949
11-Month
30.43"
(772.92mm)
41.21"
(1,046.73mm)
-10.78"
(-273.81mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1972
Jan–Dec 1949
12-Month
34.99"
(888.75mm)
45.15"
(1,146.81mm)
-10.16"
(-258.06mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1943 1965
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1972
Jul 1948–Dec 1949
18-Month
53.92"
(1,369.57mm)
67.87"
(1,723.90mm)
-13.95"
(-354.33mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2006
Jan 1948–Dec 1949
24-Month
80.72"
(2,050.29mm)
90.28"
(2,293.11mm)
-9.56"
(-242.82mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2006
Jan 1947–Dec 1949
36-Month
122.73"
(3,117.34mm)
135.39"
(3,438.91mm)
-12.66"
(-321.57mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1945 1966
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Jan 1946–Dec 1949
48-Month
162.44"
(4,125.98mm)
180.53"
(4,585.46mm)
-18.09"
(-459.48mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1946 1966
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Jan 1945–Dec 1949
60-Month
207.29"
(5,265.17mm)
225.76"
(5,734.30mm)
-18.47"
(-469.13mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1947 1966
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 10, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/