Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, December 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1962
1-Month
3.17"
(80.52mm)
4.17"
(105.92mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1958 1955
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1901
Nov–Dec 1962
2-Month
7.71"
(195.83mm)
8.32"
(211.33mm)
-0.61"
(-15.50mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1961 2001
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1969
Oct–Dec 1962
3-Month
15.14"
(384.56mm)
11.82"
(300.23mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1924
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2005
Sep–Dec 1962
4-Month
18.55"
(471.17mm)
15.43"
(391.92mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1961 1946
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2018
Aug–Dec 1962
5-Month
22.32"
(566.93mm)
19.48"
(494.79mm)
2.84"
(72.14mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1961 1965
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2018
Jul–Dec 1962
6-Month
24.04"
(610.62mm)
22.73"
(577.34mm)
1.31"
(33.28mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1965
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
Jun–Dec 1962
7-Month
28.83"
(732.28mm)
26.05"
(661.67mm)
2.78"
(70.61mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1961 1965
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1927
May–Dec 1962
8-Month
30.76"
(781.30mm)
29.50"
(749.30mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1961 1965
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1972
Ties: 1937
Apr–Dec 1962
9-Month
34.36"
(872.74mm)
33.56"
(852.42mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1960 1965
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1972
Mar–Dec 1962
10-Month
36.13"
(917.70mm)
37.77"
(959.36mm)
-1.64"
(-41.66mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1972
Feb–Dec 1962
11-Month
40.69"
(1,033.53mm)
41.21"
(1,046.73mm)
-0.52"
(-13.20mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1972
Jan–Dec 1962
12-Month
45.25"
(1,149.35mm)
45.15"
(1,146.81mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1960 1965
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1972
Jul 1961–Dec 1962
18-Month
68.71"
(1,745.23mm)
67.87"
(1,723.90mm)
0.84"
(21.33mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2006
Jan 1961–Dec 1962
24-Month
91.67"
(2,328.42mm)
90.28"
(2,293.11mm)
1.39"
(35.31mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1961 1966
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2006
Jan 1960–Dec 1962
36-Month
136.79"
(3,474.47mm)
135.39"
(3,438.91mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Ties: 1936
Jan 1959–Dec 1962
48-Month
184.03"
(4,674.36mm)
180.53"
(4,585.46mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Jan 1958–Dec 1962
60-Month
236.36"
(6,003.54mm)
225.76"
(5,734.30mm)
10.60"
(269.24mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1961 1966
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 9, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/