Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, January 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1955
1-Month
0.78"
(19.81mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
-3.16"
(-80.27mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1955
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1979
Dec 1954–Jan 1955
2-Month
6.68"
(169.67mm)
8.09"
(205.49mm)
-1.41"
(-35.82mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1981
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1979
Nov 1954–Jan 1955
3-Month
11.75"
(298.45mm)
12.25"
(311.15mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1950 1981
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Oct 1954–Jan 1955
4-Month
14.26"
(362.20mm)
15.78"
(400.81mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1953 2002
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2006
Sep 1954–Jan 1955
5-Month
22.36"
(567.94mm)
19.38"
(492.25mm)
2.98"
(75.69mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1954 2002
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Aug 1954–Jan 1955
6-Month
30.55"
(775.97mm)
23.42"
(594.87mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1954 1981
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Jul 1954–Jan 1955
7-Month
33.33"
(846.58mm)
26.66"
(677.16mm)
6.67"
(169.42mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1954 1966
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Jun 1954–Jan 1955
8-Month
35.48"
(901.19mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
5.54"
(140.71mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1966
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
May 1954–Jan 1955
9-Month
40.88"
(1,038.35mm)
33.40"
(848.36mm)
7.48"
(189.99mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1954 1966
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2007
Apr 1954–Jan 1955
10-Month
45.91"
(1,166.11mm)
37.43"
(950.72mm)
8.48"
(215.39mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1954 1966
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Mar 1954–Jan 1955
11-Month
49.66"
(1,261.36mm)
41.65"
(1,057.91mm)
8.01"
(203.45mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1954 1966
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1973
Ties: 1956
Feb 1954–Jan 1955
12-Month
52.44"
(1,331.98mm)
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
7.32"
(185.93mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1953 1966
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1973
Aug 1953–Jan 1955
18-Month
77.75"
(1,974.85mm)
68.49"
(1,739.65mm)
9.26"
(235.20mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1966
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2007
Feb 1953–Jan 1955
24-Month
106.11"
(2,695.19mm)
90.25"
(2,292.35mm)
15.86"
(402.84mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1954 1967
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1974
Feb 1952–Jan 1955
36-Month
149.10"
(3,787.14mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
13.69"
(347.73mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1954 1967
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2011
Feb 1951–Jan 1955
48-Month
195.22"
(4,958.59mm)
180.63"
(4,588.00mm)
14.59"
(370.59mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1967
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2012
Feb 1950–Jan 1955
60-Month
234.72"
(5,961.89mm)
225.78"
(5,734.81mm)
8.94"
(227.08mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1954 1967
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/