Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, April 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1955
1-Month
3.29"
(83.57mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
-0.77"
(-19.55mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1951 1942
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1983
Mar–Apr 1955
2-Month
7.57"
(192.28mm)
8.28"
(210.31mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1950 1915
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1983
Feb–Apr 1955
3-Month
11.97"
(304.04mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1954 2012
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1983
Jan–Apr 1955
4-Month
12.75"
(323.85mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
-2.91"
(-73.91mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1946 1985
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1983
Dec 1954–Apr 1955
5-Month
18.65"
(473.71mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1950 1985
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2010
Nov 1954–Apr 1955
6-Month
23.72"
(602.49mm)
23.96"
(608.58mm)
-0.24"
(-6.09mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1950 1985
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1984
Oct 1954–Apr 1955
7-Month
26.23"
(666.24mm)
27.49"
(698.25mm)
-1.26"
(-32.01mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Ties: 1971
Sep 1954–Apr 1955
8-Month
34.33"
(871.98mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
3.24"
(82.29mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1954 1985
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Aug 1954–Apr 1955
9-Month
42.52"
(1,080.01mm)
35.13"
(892.30mm)
7.39"
(187.71mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1954 1985
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Jul 1954–Apr 1955
10-Month
45.30"
(1,150.62mm)
38.37"
(974.60mm)
6.93"
(176.02mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1966
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2010
Jun 1954–Apr 1955
11-Month
47.45"
(1,205.23mm)
41.66"
(1,058.16mm)
5.79"
(147.07mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1954 1966
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2010
May 1954–Apr 1955
12-Month
52.85"
(1,342.39mm)
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1966
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2007
Nov 1953–Apr 1955
18-Month
78.74"
(2,000.00mm)
69.07"
(1,754.38mm)
9.67"
(245.62mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1954 1966
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1899
May 1953–Apr 1955
24-Month
98.92"
(2,512.57mm)
90.21"
(2,291.33mm)
8.71"
(221.24mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1954 1966
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2007
May 1952–Apr 1955
36-Month
149.34"
(3,793.24mm)
135.40"
(3,439.16mm)
13.94"
(354.08mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1954 1967
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2007
May 1951–Apr 1955
48-Month
195.30"
(4,960.62mm)
180.64"
(4,588.26mm)
14.66"
(372.36mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1954 1967
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2010
May 1950–Apr 1955
60-Month
236.20"
(5,999.48mm)
225.78"
(5,734.81mm)
10.42"
(264.67mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1954 1967
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/