Climate at a Glance

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, December 1968

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1968
1-Month
6.21"
(157.73mm)
4.17"
(105.92mm)
2.04"
(51.81mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1966 1955
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1901
Nov–Dec 1968
2-Month
12.41"
(315.21mm)
8.32"
(211.33mm)
4.09"
(103.88mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1967 2001
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1969
Oct–Dec 1968
3-Month
14.61"
(371.09mm)
11.82"
(300.23mm)
2.79"
(70.86mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1967 1924
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2005
Sep–Dec 1968
4-Month
16.31"
(414.27mm)
15.43"
(391.92mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1946
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2018
Ties: 1897
Aug–Dec 1968
5-Month
17.99"
(456.95mm)
19.48"
(494.79mm)
-1.49"
(-37.84mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2018
Ties: 2017
Jul–Dec 1968
6-Month
19.38"
(492.25mm)
22.73"
(577.34mm)
-3.35"
(-85.09mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1965 1965
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2018
Jun–Dec 1968
7-Month
25.06"
(636.52mm)
26.05"
(661.67mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1927
May–Dec 1968
8-Month
28.89"
(733.81mm)
29.50"
(749.30mm)
-0.61"
(-15.49mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1972
Apr–Dec 1968
9-Month
30.58"
(776.73mm)
33.56"
(852.42mm)
-2.98"
(-75.69mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1972
Mar–Dec 1968
10-Month
38.47"
(977.14mm)
37.77"
(959.36mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1972
Feb–Dec 1968
11-Month
39.74"
(1,009.40mm)
41.21"
(1,046.73mm)
-1.47"
(-37.33mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1972
Jan–Dec 1968
12-Month
43.08"
(1,094.23mm)
45.15"
(1,146.81mm)
-2.07"
(-52.58mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1972
Jul 1967–Dec 1968
18-Month
66.67"
(1,693.42mm)
67.87"
(1,723.90mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2019
Jan 1967–Dec 1968
24-Month
91.23"
(2,317.24mm)
90.28"
(2,293.11mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Jan 1966–Dec 1968
36-Month
128.66"
(3,267.96mm)
135.39"
(3,438.91mm)
-6.73"
(-170.95mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
Jan 1965–Dec 1968
48-Month
156.84"
(3,983.74mm)
180.53"
(4,585.46mm)
-23.69"
(-601.72mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2011
Jan 1964–Dec 1968
60-Month
194.80"
(4,947.92mm)
225.76"
(5,734.30mm)
-30.96"
(-786.38mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 15, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/