Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, January 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1951
1-Month
3.88"
(98.55mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1950 1955
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1979
Dec 1950–Jan 1951
2-Month
7.67"
(194.82mm)
8.09"
(205.49mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1950 1981
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1979
Nov 1950–Jan 1951
3-Month
13.63"
(346.20mm)
12.25"
(311.15mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1981
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Oct 1950–Jan 1951
4-Month
15.63"
(397.00mm)
15.78"
(400.81mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1950 2002
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2006
Sep 1950–Jan 1951
5-Month
17.35"
(440.69mm)
19.38"
(492.25mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1950 2002
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Aug 1950–Jan 1951
6-Month
21.85"
(554.99mm)
23.42"
(594.87mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1950 1981
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jul 1950–Jan 1951
7-Month
23.58"
(598.93mm)
26.66"
(677.16mm)
-3.08"
(-78.23mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Jun 1950–Jan 1951
8-Month
25.99"
(660.15mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
-3.95"
(-100.33mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
May 1950–Jan 1951
9-Month
29.01"
(736.85mm)
33.40"
(848.36mm)
-4.39"
(-111.51mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2007
Apr 1950–Jan 1951
10-Month
32.11"
(815.59mm)
37.43"
(950.72mm)
-5.32"
(-135.13mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Mar 1950–Jan 1951
11-Month
35.63"
(905.00mm)
41.65"
(1,057.91mm)
-6.02"
(-152.91mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1973
Feb 1950–Jan 1951
12-Month
39.50"
(1,003.30mm)
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
-5.62"
(-142.75mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1973
Aug 1949–Jan 1951
18-Month
58.03"
(1,473.96mm)
68.49"
(1,739.65mm)
-10.46"
(-265.69mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2007
Feb 1949–Jan 1951
24-Month
73.52"
(1,867.41mm)
90.25"
(2,292.35mm)
-16.73"
(-424.94mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1967
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1974
Feb 1948–Jan 1951
36-Month
119.07"
(3,024.38mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
-16.34"
(-415.03mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1944 1967
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2011
Feb 1947–Jan 1951
48-Month
162.67"
(4,131.82mm)
180.63"
(4,588.00mm)
-17.96"
(-456.18mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1950 1967
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2012
Feb 1946–Jan 1951
60-Month
202.07"
(5,132.58mm)
225.78"
(5,734.81mm)
-23.71"
(-602.23mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1946 1967
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/