Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, August 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1957
1-Month
2.87"
(72.90mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1984
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1955
Ties: 1920
Jul–Aug 1957
2-Month
4.38"
(111.25mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
-2.93"
(-74.42mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1944 1907
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1927
Jun–Aug 1957
3-Month
5.20"
(132.08mm)
10.62"
(269.75mm)
-5.42"
(-137.67mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1949 1949
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1922
May–Aug 1957
4-Month
6.98"
(177.29mm)
14.07"
(357.38mm)
-7.09"
(-180.09mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1944
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2006
Apr–Aug 1957
5-Month
11.22"
(284.99mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
-6.91"
(-175.51mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1999
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2006
Mar–Aug 1957
6-Month
14.34"
(364.24mm)
22.34"
(567.44mm)
-8.00"
(-203.20mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1965
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1998
Feb–Aug 1957
7-Month
15.97"
(405.64mm)
25.78"
(654.81mm)
-9.81"
(-249.17mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1957
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1998
Jan–Aug 1957
8-Month
18.27"
(464.06mm)
29.72"
(754.89mm)
-11.45"
(-290.83mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1957
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1998
Dec 1956–Aug 1957
9-Month
23.35"
(593.09mm)
33.88"
(860.55mm)
-10.53"
(-267.46mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1944
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1998
Nov 1956–Aug 1957
10-Month
27.25"
(692.15mm)
38.03"
(965.96mm)
-10.78"
(-273.81mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1944
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1998
Oct 1956–Aug 1957
11-Month
30.22"
(767.59mm)
41.56"
(1,055.62mm)
-11.34"
(-288.03mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2006
Sep 1956–Aug 1957
12-Month
33.67"
(855.22mm)
45.16"
(1,147.06mm)
-11.49"
(-291.84mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Mar 1956–Aug 1957
18-Month
53.35"
(1,355.09mm)
67.43"
(1,712.72mm)
-14.08"
(-357.63mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1984
Sep 1955–Aug 1957
24-Month
80.17"
(2,036.32mm)
90.23"
(2,291.84mm)
-10.06"
(-255.52mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Sep 1954–Aug 1957
36-Month
134.14"
(3,407.16mm)
135.44"
(3,440.18mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1984
Sep 1953–Aug 1957
48-Month
186.00"
(4,724.40mm)
180.62"
(4,587.75mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1953 1966
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2009
Sep 1952–Aug 1957
60-Month
233.12"
(5,921.25mm)
225.77"
(5,734.56mm)
7.35"
(186.69mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1954 1966
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/