Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, January 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1961
1-Month
2.51"
(63.75mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
-1.43"
(-36.33mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1959 1955
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1979
Dec 1960–Jan 1961
2-Month
6.69"
(169.93mm)
8.09"
(205.49mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1959 1981
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1979
Ties: 1917
Nov 1960–Jan 1961
3-Month
9.91"
(251.71mm)
12.25"
(311.15mm)
-2.34"
(-59.44mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1959 1981
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Oct 1960–Jan 1961
4-Month
12.62"
(320.55mm)
15.78"
(400.81mm)
-3.16"
(-80.26mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2006
Sep 1960–Jan 1961
5-Month
19.54"
(496.32mm)
19.38"
(492.25mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1960 2002
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Aug 1960–Jan 1961
6-Month
21.30"
(541.02mm)
23.42"
(594.87mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1959 1981
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 2013
Jul 1960–Jan 1961
7-Month
26.59"
(675.39mm)
26.66"
(677.16mm)
-0.07"
(-1.77mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jun 1960–Jan 1961
8-Month
28.37"
(720.60mm)
29.94"
(760.48mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
May 1960–Jan 1961
9-Month
32.26"
(819.40mm)
33.40"
(848.36mm)
-1.14"
(-28.96mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2007
Apr 1960–Jan 1961
10-Month
35.75"
(908.05mm)
37.43"
(950.72mm)
-1.68"
(-42.67mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Mar 1960–Jan 1961
11-Month
38.89"
(987.81mm)
41.65"
(1,057.91mm)
-2.76"
(-70.10mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1973
Feb 1960–Jan 1961
12-Month
44.31"
(1,125.47mm)
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1973
Aug 1959–Jan 1961
18-Month
66.36"
(1,685.54mm)
68.49"
(1,739.65mm)
-2.13"
(-54.11mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2007
Feb 1959–Jan 1961
24-Month
92.48"
(2,348.99mm)
90.25"
(2,292.35mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1959 1967
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1974
Feb 1958–Jan 1961
36-Month
139.76"
(3,549.90mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1967
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2011
Feb 1957–Jan 1961
48-Month
177.65"
(4,512.31mm)
180.63"
(4,588.00mm)
-2.98"
(-75.69mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1960 1967
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2012
Feb 1956–Jan 1961
60-Month
219.40"
(5,572.76mm)
225.78"
(5,734.81mm)
-6.38"
(-162.05mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1954 1967
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 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/