Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, April 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1951
1-Month
3.28"
(83.31mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1950 1942
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Mar–Apr 1951
2-Month
8.02"
(203.71mm)
8.28"
(210.31mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1915
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1983
Feb–Apr 1951
3-Month
11.89"
(302.01mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1950 2012
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1983
Jan–Apr 1951
4-Month
15.77"
(400.56mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
0.11"
(2.80mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1950 1985
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1983
Dec 1950–Apr 1951
5-Month
19.56"
(496.82mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1950 1985
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2010
Nov 1950–Apr 1951
6-Month
25.52"
(648.21mm)
23.96"
(608.58mm)
1.56"
(39.63mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1950 1985
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1984
Oct 1950–Apr 1951
7-Month
27.52"
(699.01mm)
27.49"
(698.25mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1926
Sep 1950–Apr 1951
8-Month
29.24"
(742.70mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1950 1985
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Aug 1950–Apr 1951
9-Month
33.74"
(857.00mm)
35.13"
(892.30mm)
-1.39"
(-35.30mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1950 1985
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Jul 1950–Apr 1951
10-Month
35.47"
(900.94mm)
38.37"
(974.60mm)
-2.90"
(-73.66mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2010
Ties: 1945
Jun 1950–Apr 1951
11-Month
37.88"
(962.15mm)
41.66"
(1,058.16mm)
-3.78"
(-96.01mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2010
May 1950–Apr 1951
12-Month
40.90"
(1,038.86mm)
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
-4.22"
(-107.19mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2007
Nov 1949–Apr 1951
18-Month
60.87"
(1,546.10mm)
69.07"
(1,754.38mm)
-8.20"
(-208.28mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1899
May 1949–Apr 1951
24-Month
74.91"
(1,902.71mm)
90.21"
(2,291.33mm)
-15.30"
(-388.62mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1942 1966
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2007
May 1948–Apr 1951
36-Month
121.01"
(3,073.65mm)
135.40"
(3,439.16mm)
-14.39"
(-365.51mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1946 1967
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2007
May 1947–Apr 1951
48-Month
164.87"
(4,187.70mm)
180.64"
(4,588.26mm)
-15.77"
(-400.56mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1947 1967
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2010
May 1946–Apr 1951
60-Month
206.85"
(5,253.99mm)
225.78"
(5,734.81mm)
-18.93"
(-480.82mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1948 1967
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/