Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, March 1963

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1963
1-Month
3.79"
(96.27mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
-0.42"
(-10.66mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1962 1915
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2010
Feb–Mar 1963
2-Month
6.99"
(177.55mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1962 2012
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2010
Jan–Mar 1963
3-Month
10.26"
(260.60mm)
11.59"
(294.39mm)
-1.33"
(-33.79mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1961 2012
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2010
Dec 1962–Mar 1963
4-Month
13.43"
(341.12mm)
15.74"
(399.80mm)
-2.31"
(-58.68mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1981
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2010
Ties: 1938
Nov 1962–Mar 1963
5-Month
17.97"
(456.44mm)
19.90"
(505.46mm)
-1.93"
(-49.02mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1962 1985
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010
Oct 1962–Mar 1963
6-Month
25.40"
(645.16mm)
23.43"
(595.12mm)
1.97"
(50.04mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1962 1947
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010
Sep 1962–Mar 1963
7-Month
28.81"
(731.77mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1962 1947
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Aug 1962–Mar 1963
8-Month
32.58"
(827.53mm)
31.07"
(789.18mm)
1.51"
(38.35mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1962 1985
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Jul 1962–Mar 1963
9-Month
34.30"
(871.22mm)
34.31"
(871.47mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1966
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2010
Jun 1962–Mar 1963
10-Month
39.09"
(992.89mm)
37.60"
(955.04mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1962 1966
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010
May 1962–Mar 1963
11-Month
41.02"
(1,041.91mm)
41.05"
(1,042.67mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1961 1966
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2010
Apr 1962–Mar 1963
12-Month
44.62"
(1,133.35mm)
45.08"
(1,145.03mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1961 1966
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2010
Oct 1961–Mar 1963
18-Month
64.92"
(1,648.97mm)
68.51"
(1,740.15mm)
-3.59"
(-91.18mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2007
Apr 1961–Mar 1963
24-Month
92.21"
(2,342.13mm)
90.18"
(2,290.57mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1962 1966
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010
Apr 1960–Mar 1963
36-Month
135.17"
(3,433.32mm)
135.38"
(3,438.65mm)
-0.21"
(-5.33mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1959 1967
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2020
Apr 1959–Mar 1963
48-Month
182.71"
(4,640.83mm)
180.61"
(4,587.49mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1967
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2010
Apr 1958–Mar 1963
60-Month
231.86"
(5,889.24mm)
225.70"
(5,732.78mm)
6.16"
(156.46mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1962 1967
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2010
Ties: 1998

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 2, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/