Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, December 1952

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1952
1-Month
3.69"
(93.73mm)
4.17"
(105.92mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1949 1955
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1901
Nov–Dec 1952
2-Month
5.91"
(150.11mm)
8.32"
(211.33mm)
-2.41"
(-61.22mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1949 2001
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1969
Oct–Dec 1952
3-Month
7.32"
(185.93mm)
11.82"
(300.23mm)
-4.50"
(-114.30mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1946 1924
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2005
Sep–Dec 1952
4-Month
9.24"
(234.70mm)
15.43"
(391.92mm)
-6.19"
(-157.22mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1946 1946
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2018
Aug–Dec 1952
5-Month
17.75"
(450.85mm)
19.48"
(494.79mm)
-1.73"
(-43.94mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2018
Jul–Dec 1952
6-Month
18.45"
(468.63mm)
22.73"
(577.34mm)
-4.28"
(-108.71mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2018
Jun–Dec 1952
7-Month
21.62"
(549.15mm)
26.05"
(661.67mm)
-4.43"
(-112.52mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1927
May–Dec 1952
8-Month
25.27"
(641.86mm)
29.50"
(749.30mm)
-4.23"
(-107.44mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1972
Apr–Dec 1952
9-Month
29.06"
(738.12mm)
33.56"
(852.42mm)
-4.50"
(-114.30mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1972
Mar–Dec 1952
10-Month
33.45"
(849.63mm)
37.77"
(959.36mm)
-4.32"
(-109.73mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1972
Ties: 1995
Feb–Dec 1952
11-Month
37.00"
(939.80mm)
41.21"
(1,046.73mm)
-4.21"
(-106.93mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1972
Jan–Dec 1952
12-Month
41.67"
(1,058.42mm)
45.15"
(1,146.81mm)
-3.48"
(-88.39mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1972
Jul 1951–Dec 1952
18-Month
64.75"
(1,644.65mm)
67.87"
(1,723.90mm)
-3.12"
(-79.25mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2006
Jan 1951–Dec 1952
24-Month
87.00"
(2,209.80mm)
90.28"
(2,293.11mm)
-3.28"
(-83.31mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2006
Jan 1950–Dec 1952
36-Month
126.21"
(3,205.73mm)
135.39"
(3,438.91mm)
-9.18"
(-233.18mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Jan 1949–Dec 1952
48-Month
161.20"
(4,094.48mm)
180.53"
(4,585.46mm)
-19.33"
(-490.98mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1946 1966
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Jan 1948–Dec 1952
60-Month
206.93"
(5,256.02mm)
225.76"
(5,734.30mm)
-18.83"
(-478.28mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 9, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/