Climate at a Glance

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, August 1966

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1966
1-Month
2.19"
(55.63mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1964 1984
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1955
Jul–Aug 1966
2-Month
4.96"
(125.98mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
-2.35"
(-59.69mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1965 1907
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1927
Ties: 1935, 2007
Jun–Aug 1966
3-Month
7.23"
(183.64mm)
10.62"
(269.75mm)
-3.39"
(-86.11mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1965 1949
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1922
Ties: 1940
May–Aug 1966
4-Month
11.65"
(295.91mm)
14.07"
(357.38mm)
-2.42"
(-61.47mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1965 1944
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2006
Apr–Aug 1966
5-Month
13.00"
(330.20mm)
18.13"
(460.50mm)
-5.13"
(-130.30mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1965 1999
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2006
Mar–Aug 1966
6-Month
15.41"
(391.41mm)
22.34"
(567.44mm)
-6.93"
(-176.03mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1965 1965
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1998
Feb–Aug 1966
7-Month
18.93"
(480.82mm)
25.78"
(654.81mm)
-6.85"
(-173.99mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1965 1957
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1998
Jan–Aug 1966
8-Month
22.41"
(569.21mm)
29.72"
(754.89mm)
-7.31"
(-185.68mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1965 1957
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1998
Dec 1965–Aug 1966
9-Month
24.04"
(610.62mm)
33.88"
(860.55mm)
-9.84"
(-249.93mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1957 1944
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Nov 1965–Aug 1966
10-Month
26.06"
(661.92mm)
38.03"
(965.96mm)
-11.97"
(-304.04mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1944
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Oct 1965–Aug 1966
11-Month
28.75"
(730.25mm)
41.56"
(1,055.62mm)
-12.81"
(-325.37mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1966
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2006
Sep 1965–Aug 1966
12-Month
31.16"
(791.46mm)
45.16"
(1,147.06mm)
-14.00"
(-355.60mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1966
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Mar 1965–Aug 1966
18-Month
44.26"
(1,124.20mm)
67.43"
(1,712.72mm)
-23.17"
(-588.52mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1966
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1984
Sep 1964–Aug 1966
24-Month
64.22"
(1,631.19mm)
90.23"
(2,291.84mm)
-26.01"
(-660.65mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1966
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Sep 1963–Aug 1966
36-Month
103.04"
(2,617.22mm)
135.44"
(3,440.18mm)
-32.40"
(-822.96mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1966
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1984
Sep 1962–Aug 1966
48-Month
145.31"
(3,690.87mm)
180.62"
(4,587.75mm)
-35.31"
(-896.88mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1966
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2009
Sep 1961–Aug 1966
60-Month
188.90"
(4,798.06mm)
225.77"
(5,734.56mm)
-36.87"
(-936.50mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1966
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on June 4, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/