Climate at a Glance

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, March 1968

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1968
1-Month
7.89"
(200.41mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
3.68"
(93.48mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1967 1915
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2010
Ties: 1912
Feb–Mar 1968
2-Month
9.16"
(232.66mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
1.51"
(38.35mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1967 2012
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2010
Jan–Mar 1968
3-Month
12.50"
(317.50mm)
11.59"
(294.39mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1967 2012
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2010
Dec 1967–Mar 1968
4-Month
19.34"
(491.24mm)
15.74"
(399.80mm)
3.60"
(91.44mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1967 1981
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2010
Nov 1967–Mar 1968
5-Month
22.66"
(575.56mm)
19.90"
(505.46mm)
2.76"
(70.10mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1967 1985
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2010
Oct 1967–Mar 1968
6-Month
24.62"
(625.35mm)
23.43"
(595.12mm)
1.19"
(30.23mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1967 1947
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2010
Sep 1967–Mar 1968
7-Month
28.17"
(715.52mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1967 1947
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
Aug 1967–Mar 1968
8-Month
31.97"
(812.04mm)
31.07"
(789.18mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1967 1985
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
Jul 1967–Mar 1968
9-Month
36.09"
(916.69mm)
34.31"
(871.47mm)
1.78"
(45.22mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010
Jun 1967–Mar 1968
10-Month
39.17"
(994.92mm)
37.60"
(955.04mm)
1.57"
(39.88mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010
May 1967–Mar 1968
11-Month
46.28"
(1,175.51mm)
41.05"
(1,042.67mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2010
Apr 1967–Mar 1968
12-Month
50.64"
(1,286.26mm)
45.08"
(1,145.03mm)
5.56"
(141.23mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2010
Oct 1966–Mar 1968
18-Month
70.78"
(1,797.81mm)
68.51"
(1,740.15mm)
2.27"
(57.66mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2007
Apr 1966–Mar 1968
24-Month
88.67"
(2,252.22mm)
90.18"
(2,290.57mm)
-1.51"
(-38.35mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2010
Apr 1965–Mar 1968
36-Month
118.11"
(2,999.99mm)
135.38"
(3,438.65mm)
-17.27"
(-438.66mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1967 1967
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2020
Apr 1964–Mar 1968
48-Month
153.13"
(3,889.50mm)
180.61"
(4,587.49mm)
-27.48"
(-697.99mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1967 1967
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2010
Apr 1963–Mar 1968
60-Month
192.17"
(4,881.12mm)
225.70"
(5,732.78mm)
-33.53"
(-851.66mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1967
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/