Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, August 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1950
1-Month
4.50"
(114.30mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1949 1984
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1955
Jul–Aug 1950
2-Month
6.23"
(158.24mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1949 1907
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1927
Jun–Aug 1950
3-Month
8.64"
(219.46mm)
10.62"
(269.75mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1949 1949
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1922
May–Aug 1950
4-Month
11.66"
(296.16mm)
14.07"
(357.38mm)
-2.41"
(-61.22mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1949 1944
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2006
Apr–Aug 1950
5-Month
14.76"
(374.90mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
-3.37"
(-85.60mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1949 1999
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2006
Mar–Aug 1950
6-Month
18.28"
(464.31mm)
22.34"
(567.44mm)
-4.06"
(-103.13mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Feb–Aug 1950
7-Month
22.15"
(562.61mm)
25.78"
(654.81mm)
-3.63"
(-92.20mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1949 1957
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Jan–Aug 1950
8-Month
25.74"
(653.80mm)
29.72"
(754.89mm)
-3.98"
(-101.09mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1949 1957
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Dec 1949–Aug 1950
9-Month
28.40"
(721.36mm)
33.88"
(860.55mm)
-5.48"
(-139.19mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1949 1944
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Nov 1949–Aug 1950
10-Month
31.63"
(803.40mm)
38.03"
(965.96mm)
-6.40"
(-162.56mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1949 1944
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Oct 1949–Aug 1950
11-Month
33.45"
(849.63mm)
41.56"
(1,055.62mm)
-8.11"
(-205.99mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1947 1966
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2006
Sep 1949–Aug 1950
12-Month
37.74"
(958.60mm)
45.16"
(1,147.06mm)
-7.42"
(-188.46mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1949 1966
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Mar 1949–Aug 1950
18-Month
52.67"
(1,337.82mm)
67.43"
(1,712.72mm)
-14.76"
(-374.90mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1984
Sep 1948–Aug 1950
24-Month
73.80"
(1,874.52mm)
90.23"
(2,291.84mm)
-16.43"
(-417.32mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Sep 1947–Aug 1950
36-Month
120.90"
(3,070.86mm)
135.44"
(3,440.18mm)
-14.54"
(-369.32mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1949 1966
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1984
Sep 1946–Aug 1950
48-Month
156.52"
(3,975.61mm)
180.62"
(4,587.75mm)
-24.10"
(-612.14mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2009
Sep 1945–Aug 1950
60-Month
206.12"
(5,235.45mm)
225.77"
(5,734.56mm)
-19.65"
(-499.11mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1947 1966
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/