Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, October 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1961
1-Month
2.68"
(68.07mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1957 1924
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2005
Sep–Oct 1961
2-Month
10.16"
(258.06mm)
7.11"
(180.59mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1921
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2005
Aug–Oct 1961
3-Month
14.39"
(365.51mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
3.23"
(82.05mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1960 1921
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1955
Jul–Oct 1961
4-Month
16.73"
(424.94mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1968
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1955
Jun–Oct 1961
5-Month
18.86"
(479.04mm)
17.74"
(450.60mm)
1.12"
(28.44mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1960 1957
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1955
May–Oct 1961
6-Month
23.85"
(605.79mm)
21.18"
(537.97mm)
2.67"
(67.82mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1960 1957
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2006
Apr–Oct 1961
7-Month
29.97"
(761.24mm)
25.24"
(641.10mm)
4.73"
(120.14mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1960 1957
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1989
Mar–Oct 1961
8-Month
33.59"
(853.19mm)
29.46"
(748.28mm)
4.13"
(104.91mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1965
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1989
Feb–Oct 1961
9-Month
37.18"
(944.37mm)
32.90"
(835.66mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1960 1957
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1989
Jan–Oct 1961
10-Month
39.69"
(1,008.13mm)
36.84"
(935.74mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1960 1957
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Dec 1960–Oct 1961
11-Month
43.87"
(1,114.30mm)
40.99"
(1,041.15mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1960 1957
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Nov 1960–Oct 1961
12-Month
47.09"
(1,196.09mm)
45.14"
(1,146.56mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1960 1957
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1898
May 1960–Oct 1961
18-Month
69.44"
(1,763.78mm)
66.30"
(1,684.02mm)
3.14"
(79.76mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1960 1965
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Nov 1959–Oct 1961
24-Month
93.97"
(2,386.84mm)
90.25"
(2,292.35mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
Nov 1958–Oct 1961
36-Month
136.89"
(3,477.01mm)
135.42"
(3,439.67mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Nov 1957–Oct 1961
48-Month
194.95"
(4,951.73mm)
180.60"
(4,587.24mm)
14.35"
(364.49mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2011
Nov 1956–Oct 1961
60-Month
226.11"
(5,743.19mm)
225.79"
(5,735.07mm)
0.32"
(8.12mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/