Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, August 1952

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1952
1-Month
8.51"
(216.15mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
4.46"
(113.28mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1951 1984
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1955
Jul–Aug 1952
2-Month
9.21"
(233.93mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1907
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1927
Jun–Aug 1952
3-Month
12.38"
(314.45mm)
10.62"
(269.75mm)
1.76"
(44.70mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1951 1949
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1922
May–Aug 1952
4-Month
16.03"
(407.16mm)
14.07"
(357.38mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1951 1944
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2006
Apr–Aug 1952
5-Month
19.82"
(503.43mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1951 1999
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2006
Mar–Aug 1952
6-Month
24.21"
(614.93mm)
22.34"
(567.44mm)
1.87"
(47.49mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1951 1965
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Feb–Aug 1952
7-Month
27.76"
(705.10mm)
25.78"
(654.81mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1951 1957
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Jan–Aug 1952
8-Month
32.43"
(823.72mm)
29.72"
(754.89mm)
2.71"
(68.83mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1951 1957
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Dec 1951–Aug 1952
9-Month
37.25"
(946.15mm)
33.88"
(860.55mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1951 1944
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1998
Nov 1951–Aug 1952
10-Month
44.99"
(1,142.75mm)
38.03"
(965.96mm)
6.96"
(176.79mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1951 1944
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1998
Oct 1951–Aug 1952
11-Month
48.27"
(1,226.06mm)
41.56"
(1,055.62mm)
6.71"
(170.44mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2006
Sep 1951–Aug 1952
12-Month
50.27"
(1,276.86mm)
45.16"
(1,147.06mm)
5.11"
(129.80mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Mar 1951–Aug 1952
18-Month
70.01"
(1,778.25mm)
67.43"
(1,712.72mm)
2.58"
(65.53mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1984
Sep 1950–Aug 1952
24-Month
91.23"
(2,317.24mm)
90.23"
(2,291.84mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Ties: 2000
Sep 1949–Aug 1952
36-Month
128.97"
(3,275.84mm)
135.44"
(3,440.18mm)
-6.47"
(-164.34mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1984
Sep 1948–Aug 1952
48-Month
165.03"
(4,191.76mm)
180.62"
(4,587.75mm)
-15.59"
(-395.99mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2009
Sep 1947–Aug 1952
60-Month
212.13"
(5,388.10mm)
225.77"
(5,734.56mm)
-13.64"
(-346.46mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 21, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/