Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, December 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1950
1-Month
3.79"
(96.27mm)
4.17"
(105.92mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1949 1955
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1901
Ties: 1926, 1970
Nov–Dec 1950
2-Month
9.75"
(247.65mm)
8.32"
(211.33mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1949 2001
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1969
Oct–Dec 1950
3-Month
11.75"
(298.45mm)
11.82"
(300.23mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1949 1924
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2005
Sep–Dec 1950
4-Month
13.47"
(342.14mm)
15.43"
(391.92mm)
-1.96"
(-49.78mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1949 1946
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2018
Aug–Dec 1950
5-Month
17.97"
(456.44mm)
19.48"
(494.79mm)
-1.51"
(-38.35mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2018
Jul–Dec 1950
6-Month
19.70"
(500.38mm)
22.73"
(577.34mm)
-3.03"
(-76.96mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2018
Jun–Dec 1950
7-Month
22.11"
(561.59mm)
26.05"
(661.67mm)
-3.94"
(-100.08mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1927
Ties: 1971
May–Dec 1950
8-Month
25.13"
(638.30mm)
29.50"
(749.30mm)
-4.37"
(-111.00mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1972
Apr–Dec 1950
9-Month
28.23"
(717.04mm)
33.56"
(852.42mm)
-5.33"
(-135.38mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1972
Mar–Dec 1950
10-Month
31.75"
(806.45mm)
37.77"
(959.36mm)
-6.02"
(-152.91mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1972
Feb–Dec 1950
11-Month
35.62"
(904.75mm)
41.21"
(1,046.73mm)
-5.59"
(-141.98mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1972
Jan–Dec 1950
12-Month
39.21"
(995.93mm)
45.15"
(1,146.81mm)
-5.94"
(-150.88mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1972
Jul 1949–Dec 1950
18-Month
55.67"
(1,414.02mm)
67.87"
(1,723.90mm)
-12.20"
(-309.88mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2006
Ties: 1910
Jan 1949–Dec 1950
24-Month
74.20"
(1,884.68mm)
90.28"
(2,293.11mm)
-16.08"
(-408.43mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1966
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2006
Jan 1948–Dec 1950
36-Month
119.93"
(3,046.22mm)
135.39"
(3,438.91mm)
-15.46"
(-392.69mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1943 1966
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2011
Jan 1947–Dec 1950
48-Month
161.94"
(4,113.28mm)
180.53"
(4,585.46mm)
-18.59"
(-472.18mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1946 1966
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2011
Jan 1946–Dec 1950
60-Month
201.65"
(5,121.91mm)
225.76"
(5,734.30mm)
-24.11"
(-612.39mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1945 1966
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 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/