Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, May 1968

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1968
1-Month
3.83"
(97.28mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
0.39"
(9.90mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1965 1903
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1948
Apr–May 1968
2-Month
5.52"
(140.21mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
-1.99"
(-50.54mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1965 1942
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1901
Mar–May 1968
3-Month
13.41"
(340.61mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
1.69"
(42.92mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1966 1915
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1901
Feb–May 1968
4-Month
14.68"
(372.87mm)
15.16"
(385.06mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1966 1915
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1983
Jan–May 1968
5-Month
18.02"
(457.71mm)
19.10"
(485.14mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1966 1941
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1983
Dec 1967–May 1968
6-Month
24.86"
(631.44mm)
23.25"
(590.55mm)
1.61"
(40.89mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1967 1941
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1979
Nov 1967–May 1968
7-Month
28.18"
(715.77mm)
27.41"
(696.21mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1966 1985
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1984
Oct 1967–May 1968
8-Month
30.14"
(765.56mm)
30.94"
(785.88mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1966 1905
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1984
Sep 1967–May 1968
9-Month
33.69"
(855.73mm)
34.54"
(877.32mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2019
Aug 1967–May 1968
10-Month
37.49"
(952.25mm)
38.58"
(979.93mm)
-1.09"
(-27.68mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1966 1985
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2019
Jul 1967–May 1968
11-Month
41.61"
(1,056.89mm)
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
-0.21"
(-5.34mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Jun 1967–May 1968
12-Month
44.69"
(1,135.13mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2010
Dec 1966–May 1968
18-Month
68.86"
(1,749.04mm)
68.37"
(1,736.60mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1984
Jun 1966–May 1968
24-Month
88.42"
(2,245.87mm)
90.22"
(2,291.59mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1984
Jun 1965–May 1968
36-Month
118.98"
(3,022.09mm)
135.41"
(3,439.41mm)
-16.43"
(-417.32mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2007
Jun 1964–May 1968
48-Month
151.86"
(3,857.24mm)
180.65"
(4,588.51mm)
-28.79"
(-731.27mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1967 1967
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2010
Jun 1963–May 1968
60-Month
192.22"
(4,882.39mm)
225.79"
(5,735.07mm)
-33.57"
(-852.68mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/