Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, May 1958

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1958
1-Month
4.25"
(107.95mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1903
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1948
Apr–May 1958
2-Month
11.46"
(291.08mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
3.95"
(100.33mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1957 1942
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1901
Mar–May 1958
3-Month
15.46"
(392.68mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
3.74"
(94.99mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1957 1915
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1901
Feb–May 1958
4-Month
18.78"
(477.01mm)
15.16"
(385.06mm)
3.62"
(91.95mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1957 1915
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1983
Jan–May 1958
5-Month
26.22"
(665.99mm)
19.10"
(485.14mm)
7.12"
(180.85mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1957 1941
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1983
Dec 1957–May 1958
6-Month
32.31"
(820.67mm)
23.25"
(590.55mm)
9.06"
(230.12mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1957 1941
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1979
Nov 1957–May 1958
7-Month
36.79"
(934.47mm)
27.41"
(696.21mm)
9.38"
(238.26mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1957 1985
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1984
Oct 1957–May 1958
8-Month
39.46"
(1,002.28mm)
30.94"
(785.88mm)
8.52"
(216.40mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1957 1905
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1984
Ties: 1978
Sep 1957–May 1958
9-Month
40.70"
(1,033.78mm)
34.54"
(877.32mm)
6.16"
(156.46mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Aug 1957–May 1958
10-Month
43.57"
(1,106.68mm)
38.58"
(979.93mm)
4.99"
(126.75mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1957 1985
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Jul 1957–May 1958
11-Month
45.08"
(1,145.03mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Jun 1957–May 1958
12-Month
45.90"
(1,165.86mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2010
Dec 1956–May 1958
18-Month
64.05"
(1,626.87mm)
68.37"
(1,736.60mm)
-4.32"
(-109.73mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1984
Jun 1956–May 1958
24-Month
82.93"
(2,106.42mm)
90.22"
(2,291.59mm)
-7.29"
(-185.17mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1984
Jun 1955–May 1958
36-Month
138.97"
(3,529.84mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
3.56"
(90.43mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1953 1966
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2007
Jun 1954–May 1958
48-Month
187.96"
(4,774.18mm)
180.64"
(4,588.26mm)
7.32"
(185.92mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1954 1967
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2010
Jun 1953–May 1958
60-Month
235.63"
(5,985.00mm)
225.79"
(5,735.07mm)
9.84"
(249.93mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1955 1966
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/