Climate at a Glance

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, October 1968

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1968
1-Month
2.20"
(55.88mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1967 1924
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2005
Sep–Oct 1968
2-Month
3.90"
(99.06mm)
7.11"
(180.59mm)
-3.21"
(-81.53mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1952 1921
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2005
Aug–Oct 1968
3-Month
5.58"
(141.73mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
-5.58"
(-141.73mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1921
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1955
Jul–Oct 1968
4-Month
6.97"
(177.04mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
-7.45"
(-189.23mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1968
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1955
Jun–Oct 1968
5-Month
12.65"
(321.31mm)
17.74"
(450.60mm)
-5.09"
(-129.29mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1965 1957
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1955
May–Oct 1968
6-Month
16.48"
(418.59mm)
21.18"
(537.97mm)
-4.70"
(-119.38mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1965 1957
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2006
Apr–Oct 1968
7-Month
18.17"
(461.52mm)
25.24"
(641.10mm)
-7.07"
(-179.58mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1965 1957
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1989
Mar–Oct 1968
8-Month
26.06"
(661.92mm)
29.46"
(748.28mm)
-3.40"
(-86.36mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1989
Ties: 2016
Feb–Oct 1968
9-Month
27.33"
(694.18mm)
32.89"
(835.41mm)
-5.56"
(-141.23mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1966 1957
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1989
Jan–Oct 1968
10-Month
30.67"
(779.02mm)
36.84"
(935.74mm)
-6.17"
(-156.72mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1966 1957
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1998
Dec 1967–Oct 1968
11-Month
37.51"
(952.75mm)
40.99"
(1,041.15mm)
-3.48"
(-88.40mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1957
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1998
Nov 1967–Oct 1968
12-Month
40.83"
(1,037.08mm)
45.14"
(1,146.56mm)
-4.31"
(-109.48mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1966 1957
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1898
May 1967–Oct 1968
18-Month
64.45"
(1,637.03mm)
66.30"
(1,684.02mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2019
Nov 1966–Oct 1968
24-Month
86.03"
(2,185.16mm)
90.25"
(2,292.35mm)
-4.22"
(-107.19mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Nov 1965–Oct 1968
36-Month
119.90"
(3,045.46mm)
135.42"
(3,439.67mm)
-15.52"
(-394.21mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2011
Nov 1964–Oct 1968
48-Month
152.55"
(3,874.77mm)
180.60"
(4,587.24mm)
-28.05"
(-712.47mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2011
Nov 1963–Oct 1968
60-Month
191.56"
(4,865.62mm)
225.79"
(5,735.07mm)
-34.23"
(-869.45mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/