Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, April 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1961
1-Month
6.12"
(155.45mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
2.06"
(52.33mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1960 1942
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Mar–Apr 1961
2-Month
9.74"
(247.40mm)
8.28"
(210.31mm)
1.46"
(37.09mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1960 1915
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Feb–Apr 1961
3-Month
13.33"
(338.58mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
1.61"
(40.89mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1960 2012
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Jan–Apr 1961
4-Month
15.84"
(402.34mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
0.18"
(4.58mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1960 1985
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Dec 1960–Apr 1961
5-Month
20.02"
(508.51mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
0.21"
(5.34mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1960 1985
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2010
Nov 1960–Apr 1961
6-Month
23.24"
(590.30mm)
23.96"
(608.58mm)
-0.72"
(-18.28mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1959 1985
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1984
Oct 1960–Apr 1961
7-Month
25.95"
(659.13mm)
27.49"
(698.25mm)
-1.54"
(-39.12mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Sep 1960–Apr 1961
8-Month
32.87"
(834.90mm)
31.09"
(789.69mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1960 1985
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Aug 1960–Apr 1961
9-Month
34.63"
(879.60mm)
35.13"
(892.30mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1960 1985
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Jul 1960–Apr 1961
10-Month
39.92"
(1,013.97mm)
38.37"
(974.60mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2010
Jun 1960–Apr 1961
11-Month
41.70"
(1,059.18mm)
41.66"
(1,058.16mm)
0.04"
(1.02mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010
May 1960–Apr 1961
12-Month
45.59"
(1,157.99mm)
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2007
Nov 1959–Apr 1961
18-Month
70.12"
(1,781.05mm)
69.07"
(1,754.38mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1899
May 1959–Apr 1961
24-Month
92.63"
(2,352.80mm)
90.21"
(2,291.33mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2007
May 1958–Apr 1961
36-Month
138.56"
(3,519.42mm)
135.40"
(3,439.16mm)
3.16"
(80.26mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1960 1967
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2007
May 1957–Apr 1961
48-Month
181.99"
(4,622.55mm)
180.64"
(4,588.26mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1960 1967
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2010
May 1956–Apr 1961
60-Month
219.26"
(5,569.20mm)
225.78"
(5,734.81mm)
-6.52"
(-165.61mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1954 1967
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/