Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, March 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1961
1-Month
3.62"
(91.95mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
-0.59"
(-14.98mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1960 1915
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2010
Ties: 1911
Feb–Mar 1961
2-Month
7.21"
(183.13mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1957 2012
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010
Jan–Mar 1961
3-Month
9.72"
(246.89mm)
11.59"
(294.39mm)
-1.87"
(-47.50mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1957 2012
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010
Dec 1960–Mar 1961
4-Month
13.90"
(353.06mm)
15.74"
(399.80mm)
-1.84"
(-46.74mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1959 1981
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010
Nov 1960–Mar 1961
5-Month
17.12"
(434.85mm)
19.90"
(505.46mm)
-2.78"
(-70.61mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1959 1985
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010
Oct 1960–Mar 1961
6-Month
19.83"
(503.68mm)
23.43"
(595.12mm)
-3.60"
(-91.44mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1957 1947
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010
Sep 1960–Mar 1961
7-Month
26.75"
(679.45mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1959 1947
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Aug 1960–Mar 1961
8-Month
28.51"
(724.15mm)
31.07"
(789.18mm)
-2.56"
(-65.03mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1957 1985
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jul 1960–Mar 1961
9-Month
33.80"
(858.52mm)
34.31"
(871.47mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010
Jun 1960–Mar 1961
10-Month
35.58"
(903.73mm)
37.60"
(955.04mm)
-2.02"
(-51.31mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010
May 1960–Mar 1961
11-Month
39.47"
(1,002.54mm)
41.05"
(1,042.67mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010
Ties: 1971
Apr 1960–Mar 1961
12-Month
42.96"
(1,091.18mm)
45.08"
(1,145.03mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010
Oct 1959–Mar 1961
18-Month
69.48"
(1,764.79mm)
68.51"
(1,740.15mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2007
Apr 1959–Mar 1961
24-Month
90.50"
(2,298.70mm)
90.18"
(2,290.57mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010
Apr 1958–Mar 1961
36-Month
139.65"
(3,547.11mm)
135.38"
(3,438.65mm)
4.27"
(108.46mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1960 1967
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2020
Apr 1957–Mar 1961
48-Month
180.11"
(4,574.79mm)
180.61"
(4,587.49mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1960 1967
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2010
Apr 1956–Mar 1961
60-Month
216.38"
(5,496.05mm)
225.70"
(5,732.78mm)
-9.32"
(-236.73mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1953 1967
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 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/