Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, March 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1950
1-Month
3.52"
(89.41mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
-0.69"
(-17.52mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1949 1915
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2010
Feb–Mar 1950
2-Month
7.39"
(187.71mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1949 2012
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2010
Jan–Mar 1950
3-Month
10.98"
(278.89mm)
11.59"
(294.39mm)
-0.61"
(-15.50mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1949 2012
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2010
Ties: 1926
Dec 1949–Mar 1950
4-Month
13.64"
(346.46mm)
15.74"
(399.80mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1949 1981
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2010
Nov 1949–Mar 1950
5-Month
16.87"
(428.50mm)
19.90"
(505.46mm)
-3.03"
(-76.96mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1947 1985
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2010
Oct 1949–Mar 1950
6-Month
18.69"
(474.73mm)
23.43"
(595.12mm)
-4.74"
(-120.39mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1947 1947
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2010
Sep 1949–Mar 1950
7-Month
22.98"
(583.69mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
-4.05"
(-102.87mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1947 1947
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Aug 1949–Mar 1950
8-Month
25.92"
(658.37mm)
31.07"
(789.18mm)
-5.15"
(-130.81mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1949 1985
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Jul 1949–Mar 1950
9-Month
27.44"
(696.98mm)
34.31"
(871.47mm)
-6.87"
(-174.49mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2010
Jun 1949–Mar 1950
10-Month
27.59"
(700.79mm)
37.60"
(955.04mm)
-10.01"
(-254.25mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2010
May 1949–Mar 1950
11-Month
30.91"
(785.11mm)
41.05"
(1,042.67mm)
-10.14"
(-257.56mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1966
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2010
Apr 1949–Mar 1950
12-Month
35.21"
(894.33mm)
45.08"
(1,145.03mm)
-9.87"
(-250.70mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2010
Oct 1948–Mar 1950
18-Month
57.97"
(1,472.44mm)
68.51"
(1,740.15mm)
-10.54"
(-267.71mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1931 1966
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2007
Apr 1948–Mar 1950
24-Month
80.99"
(2,057.15mm)
90.18"
(2,290.57mm)
-9.19"
(-233.42mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1945 1966
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2010
Apr 1947–Mar 1950
36-Month
125.82"
(3,195.83mm)
135.38"
(3,438.65mm)
-9.56"
(-242.82mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1947 1967
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2007
Apr 1946–Mar 1950
48-Month
165.43"
(4,201.92mm)
180.61"
(4,587.49mm)
-15.18"
(-385.57mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1947 1967
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2010
Apr 1945–Mar 1950
60-Month
208.76"
(5,302.50mm)
225.70"
(5,732.78mm)
-16.94"
(-430.28mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1948 1967
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on June 1, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/