Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, February 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1959
1-Month
3.29"
(83.57mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1957 1987
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2008
Jan–Feb 1959
2-Month
5.68"
(144.27mm)
7.38"
(187.45mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1980
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1979
Dec 1958–Feb 1959
3-Month
7.37"
(187.20mm)
11.53"
(292.86mm)
-4.16"
(-105.66mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1944 1980
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1979
Nov 1958–Feb 1959
4-Month
10.52"
(267.21mm)
15.69"
(398.53mm)
-5.17"
(-131.32mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1947 2002
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984
Oct 1958–Feb 1959
5-Month
13.94"
(354.08mm)
19.22"
(488.19mm)
-5.28"
(-134.11mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1947 2002
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2006
Sep 1958–Feb 1959
6-Month
18.98"
(482.09mm)
22.82"
(579.63mm)
-3.84"
(-97.54mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1947 1947
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Aug 1958–Feb 1959
7-Month
24.53"
(623.06mm)
26.86"
(682.24mm)
-2.33"
(-59.18mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1957 1985
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Jul 1958–Feb 1959
8-Month
29.34"
(745.24mm)
30.10"
(764.54mm)
-0.76"
(-19.30mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Jun 1958–Feb 1959
9-Month
31.79"
(807.47mm)
33.38"
(847.85mm)
-1.59"
(-40.38mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
May 1958–Feb 1959
10-Month
36.04"
(915.42mm)
36.84"
(935.74mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1973
Apr 1958–Feb 1959
11-Month
43.25"
(1,098.55mm)
40.87"
(1,038.10mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1899
Mar 1958–Feb 1959
12-Month
47.25"
(1,200.15mm)
45.08"
(1,145.03mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1973
Sep 1957–Feb 1959
18-Month
72.49"
(1,841.25mm)
67.88"
(1,724.15mm)
4.61"
(117.10mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2007
Mar 1957–Feb 1959
24-Month
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
90.21"
(2,291.33mm)
-3.38"
(-85.85mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1958 1967
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Mar 1956–Feb 1959
36-Month
125.84"
(3,196.34mm)
135.37"
(3,438.40mm)
-9.53"
(-242.06mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1967
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2020
Mar 1955–Feb 1959
48-Month
179.87"
(4,568.70mm)
180.60"
(4,587.24mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1953 1967
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2012
Mar 1954–Feb 1959
60-Month
233.93"
(5,941.82mm)
225.71"
(5,733.03mm)
8.22"
(208.79mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1954 1967
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 22, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/