Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, April 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1957
1-Month
4.24"
(107.70mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
0.18"
(4.58mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1942
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1983
Mar–Apr 1957
2-Month
7.36"
(186.94mm)
8.28"
(210.31mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1950 1915
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1983
Feb–Apr 1957
3-Month
8.99"
(228.35mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
-2.73"
(-69.34mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1946 2012
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1983
Jan–Apr 1957
4-Month
11.29"
(286.77mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
-4.37"
(-110.99mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1946 1985
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1983
Dec 1956–Apr 1957
5-Month
16.37"
(415.80mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
-3.44"
(-87.37mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1945 1985
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2010
Nov 1956–Apr 1957
6-Month
20.27"
(514.86mm)
23.96"
(608.58mm)
-3.69"
(-93.72mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1985
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1984
Oct 1956–Apr 1957
7-Month
23.24"
(590.30mm)
27.49"
(698.25mm)
-4.25"
(-107.95mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Sep 1956–Apr 1957
8-Month
26.69"
(677.93mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
-4.40"
(-111.76mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1985
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Aug 1956–Apr 1957
9-Month
28.11"
(713.99mm)
35.13"
(892.30mm)
-7.02"
(-178.31mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1944 1985
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Jul 1956–Apr 1957
10-Month
33.06"
(839.72mm)
38.37"
(974.60mm)
-5.31"
(-134.88mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2010
Jun 1956–Apr 1957
11-Month
35.25"
(895.35mm)
41.66"
(1,058.16mm)
-6.41"
(-162.81mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2010
May 1956–Apr 1957
12-Month
37.27"
(946.66mm)
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
-7.85"
(-199.39mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2007
Nov 1955–Apr 1957
18-Month
61.45"
(1,560.83mm)
69.07"
(1,754.38mm)
-7.62"
(-193.55mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1899
May 1955–Apr 1957
24-Month
92.83"
(2,357.88mm)
90.21"
(2,291.33mm)
2.62"
(66.55mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2007
May 1954–Apr 1957
36-Month
145.68"
(3,700.27mm)
135.40"
(3,439.16mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1954 1967
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2007
May 1953–Apr 1957
48-Month
191.75"
(4,870.45mm)
180.64"
(4,588.26mm)
11.11"
(282.19mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1954 1967
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2010
May 1952–Apr 1957
60-Month
242.17"
(6,151.12mm)
225.78"
(5,734.81mm)
16.39"
(416.31mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1955 1967
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 14, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/